There are 4 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Syosset Port Jefferson

$8 - $11

3 alternative options

Line 3506 bus, bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 3506 bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny 3506 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Hicksville LIRR Station n49 / ...

$15 - $27

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset 29.1 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset 29.1 miles

$2 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Penn Station station and arriving at Syosset. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 56 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Syosset is 26 miles. The road distance is 29.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset without a car is to train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs .

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The train from Penn Station to Syosset takes 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Grand Central Terminal to Syosset train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset is to train which takes 1 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 3506 bus and bus, which costs and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Grand Central Terminal to Syosset train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Syosset station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Syosset is 29 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset.

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There are 70+ hotels available in Syosset. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset.
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  • Distance: 25.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Syosset, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $11 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset via New York, Ny, Hempstead, Ny, Hempstead Transit Center, Hicksville LIRR Station, and Hicksville in around 2 h 53 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Syosset
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Hicksville LIRR Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Grand Central Terminal to Syosset
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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