There are 4 ways to get from Islip to Stamford by train, bus, car or car ferry

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

Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Babylon to Penn Station Babylon / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$65 - $175

Cheapest option

Bus Trailways New York  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Babylon, NY to White Plains, NY Adt 0407

$18 - $42

2 alternative options

Bus Coach USA  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Fuller Avenue to Long Island Motor Parkway 3B
  2. Take the bus from Islip, NY to White Plains, NY 495

$19 - $29

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Islip to Port Jefferson
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  3. Drive from Bridgeport to Stamford

$22 - $25

What companies run services between Islip, NY, USA and Stamford, CT, USA?

You can take a train from Islip to Stamford via Babylon, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Islip to Stamford every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Babylon to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Babylon, NY to White Plains, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Fuller Avenue to Long Island Motor Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
tickets.88844ferry.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Islip to Stamford?

The distance between Islip and Stamford is 45 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Islip to Stamford?

The cheapest way to get from Islip to Stamford is to drive and car ferry which costs $22 - $26 and takes 2 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Islip to Stamford?

The quickest way to get from Islip to Stamford is to drive and car ferry which takes 2 h 14 min and costs $22 - $26.

Is there a direct train between Islip and Stamford?

No, there is no direct train from Islip to Stamford. However, there are services departing from Islip and arriving at Stamford Amtrak via Babylon and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

Is there a direct bus between Islip and Stamford?

No, there is no direct bus from Islip to Stamford. However, there are services departing from Islip Town Hall and arriving at S State St and Stamford Station via Babylon, NY and New St and White Plains Trans Ctr Ln Ctr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from Islip to Stamford?

It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Islip to Stamford, including transfers.