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There are 5 ways to get from Hempstead to Astoria by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  26m

  1. Take the train from Mineola to Woodside Ronkonkoma / ...

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

Train, subway  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from Hempstead to Atlantic Terminal Hempstead
  2. Take the subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to 30 Av N

$9 - $11

Bus  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Fulton St & Terrace Ave to Hillside Ave 179th St Subway n6 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Av/178 St to 39 Av/Main St Q17
  3. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/Main St to Astoria Bl/12 St Q19

$7 - $17

Taxi  •  25m

  1. Take a taxi from Hempstead to Astoria 19.9 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  25m

  1. Drive from Hempstead to Astoria 19.9 miles

$2 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Hempstead to Astoria is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Hempstead to Astoria is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hempstead to Astoria. However, there are services departing from Fulton St & Terrace Ave and arriving at Astoria Bl/12 St via Hillside Av/178 St and Roosevelt Av/Main St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 16m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mineola and arriving at Woodside. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26m.

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The distance between Hempstead and Astoria is 17 miles. The road distance is 19.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Hempstead to Astoria without a car is to train which takes 26m and costs $5 - $7.

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The train from Mineola to Woodside takes 26m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hempstead to Astoria bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, depart from Fulton St & Terrace Ave station.

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Hempstead to Astoria train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Mineola station.

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The best way to get from Hempstead to Astoria is to train which takes 26m and costs $5 - $7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $7 - $17 and takes 2h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Hempstead to Astoria.
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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 26m

What companies run services between Hempstead, NY, USA and Astoria, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Hempstead to Astoria hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hempstead to Astoria via Hillside Ave 179th St Subway, Hillside Av/178 St, 39 Av/Main St, and Roosevelt Av/Main St in around 2h 16m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Mineola to Woodside
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
LIRR
Train from Hempstead to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Fulton St & Terrace Ave to Hillside Ave 179th St Subway
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hillside Av/178 St to 39 Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/Main St to Astoria Bl/12 St
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Hempstead to Astoria
Ave. Duration
25m
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com
Bethpage Taxi
Phone
+1 516-652-2353
Website
bethpagelongislandtaxi.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Hempstead to Astoria bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Astoria Bl/12 St station.

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Hempstead to Astoria train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Woodside station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hempstead to Astoria is 20 miles. It takes approximately 25m to drive from Hempstead to Astoria.

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