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

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Mineola to Penn Station Ronkonkoma / ...

$6 - $9

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Fulton St & Terrace Ave to Hillside Ave 179th St Subway n6 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Jamaica - 179 St to 42 St - Bryant Pk F

$6

3 alternative options

Line 3507 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 3507 bus from Hempstead, Ny to New York, Ny 3507 / ...

$9 - $19

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hempstead to Times Square 22.7 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Hempstead to Times Square 22.7 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Hempstead to Times Square is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hempstead to Times Square is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hempstead, Ny and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mineola and arriving at Penn Station station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Hempstead and Times Square is 20 miles. The road distance is 22.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Hempstead to Times Square without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs $6 - $9.

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The train from Mineola to Penn Station takes 35 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Hempstead to Times Square bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Hempstead, Ny station.

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

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The best way to get from Hempstead to Times Square is to train which takes 35 min and costs $6 - $9. Alternatively, you can line 3507 bus, which costs $9 - $19 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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  • Distance: 19.7 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Hempstead, NY, USA and Times Square, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Hempstead to Times Square every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Hempstead to Times Square 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hempstead, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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 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 Times Square
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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 Times Square bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Hempstead to Times Square train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hempstead to Times Square is 23 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Hempstead to Times Square.

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