There are 9 ways to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead by bus, train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Long Island MacArthur Airport to Ronkonkoma LIRR S57
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Mineola Ronkonkoma

$9 - $13

Cheapest option

Bus via Babylon LIRR Station  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Long Island MacArthur Airport to Middle Road S57
  2. Take the bus from Railroad Avenue to No Pick Ups S40
  3. Take the bus from Babylon LIRR Station to Fulton Ave + Robson Pl n72

$7

7 alternative options

Bus Coach USA  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Lake Ronkonkoma to Hempstead Transit Center Patchogue-Binghamton

$16 - $22

Train, bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Hicksville Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from Hicksville LIRR Station to Front St + Clinton St n48 / ...

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead 33 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead 33 miles

$3 - $5

Shuttle  •  35 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Islip Airport to Hempstead

$65 - $90

Towncar  •  35 min

  1. Take a town car from Islip Airport to Hempstead 33 miles

$150 - $210

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead 33 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead. However, there are services departing from Long Island MacArthur Airport and arriving at Hempstead Transit Center via Lake Ronkonkoma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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The distance between Islip Airport (ISP) and Hempstead is 28 miles. The road distance is 33 miles.

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The best way to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead, including transfers.

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Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Lake Ronkonkoma station.

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Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Hempstead Transit Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead is 33 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead.

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There are 196+ hotels available in Hempstead. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead.
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  • Distance: 28 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between Islip Airport (ISP), USA and Hempstead, NY, USA?

Coach USA operates a bus from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Mineola
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Hicksville
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Long Island MacArthur Airport to Ronkonkoma LIRR
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Long Island MacArthur Airport to Middle Road
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Railroad Avenue to No Pick Ups
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hicksville LIRR Station to Front St + Clinton St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Babylon LIRR Station to Fulton Ave + Robson Pl
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Uber NYC Suburbs
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$40 - $60
UberXL
$65 - $85
Premium
$70 - $90
Premium SUV
$90 - $120
Taxi from Islip Airport (ISP) to Hempstead
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
LI Yellow Cab Corp
Phone
+1 516-931-1111
Ted's Taxi
Phone
+1 631-324-2003
Tejedor Taxi
Phone
+1 631-830-7012
Website
tejedortaxi.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Islip Airport to Hempstead
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Towncar from Islip Airport to Hempstead
Estimated price
$150 - $210

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