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

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Train  •  54 min

  1. Take the train from Mineola to Woodside Ronkonkoma / ...
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Murray Hill Port Washington

$6 - $9

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Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  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

$5 - $10

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Hempstead to Jamaica Hempstead
  2. Take the bus from Sutphin Bl/94 Av to Sanford Av/Bowne St Q65

$6 - $13

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hempstead to Flushing 12.8 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Hempstead to Flushing 12.8 miles

$1 - $2

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The cheapest way to get from Hempstead to Flushing is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hempstead to Flushing is to taxi which costs $70 - $85 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hempstead to Flushing. However, there are services departing from Fulton St & Terrace Ave and arriving at 39 Av/Main St via Hillside Av/178 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hempstead to Flushing. However, there are services departing from Mineola and arriving at Murray Hill via Woodside. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 54 min.

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The distance between Hempstead and Flushing is 11 miles. The road distance is 12.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Hempstead to Flushing without a car is to train which takes 54 min and costs $6 - $9.

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It takes approximately 54 min to get from Hempstead to Flushing, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Hempstead to Flushing is to train which takes 54 min and costs $6 - $9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $5 - $10 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Hempstead to Flushing.
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  • Distance: 11.2 miles
  • Duration: 54 min

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

You can take a train from Hempstead to Flushing via Woodside in around 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hempstead to Flushing via Hillside Ave 179th St Subway and Hillside Av/178 St in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Mineola to Woodside
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Murray Hill
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Hempstead to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Sutphin Bl/94 Av to Sanford Av/Bowne St
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Hillside Av/178 St to 39 Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
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
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hempstead to Flushing
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com
Bethpage Taxi
Phone
+1 516-652-2353
Website
bethpagelongislandtaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Hempstead to Flushing bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), arrive at 39 Av/Main St station.

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Hempstead to Flushing train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Murray Hill station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hempstead to Flushing is 13 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Hempstead to Flushing.

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