There are 5 ways to get from Long Island to Atlantic City by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 8545 / ...

$31 - $63

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City

$101 - $246

Bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Lake Ronkonkoma to Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl Patchogue-Binghamton / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 8545 / ...

$43 - $86

Drive  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Atlantic City 183.6 miles

$18 - $26

Fly, bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Philadelphia (PHL) ISP - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj

$227 - $1,232

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The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Atlantic City is to drive which costs $18 - $26 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island to Atlantic City is to drive which costs $18 - $26 and takes 3 h 16 min.

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The distance between Long Island and Atlantic City is 124 miles. The road distance is 183.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Long Island to Atlantic City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Atlantic City. However, there are services departing from Williams Boulevard and arriving at Atlantic City, Nj via Lake Ronkonkoma, Queens Vil, Ny and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 49 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Island to Atlantic City is 184 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to drive from Long Island to Atlantic City.

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Map of how to get from Long Island to Atlantic City.
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  • Distance: 124.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Atlantic City, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Centereach to Atlantic City via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, and 30Th St. Phl. in around 6 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Centereach to Atlantic City via Expressway Drive North, Lake Ronkonkoma, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Queens Vil, Ny, and New York, Ny in around 6 h 49 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Islip to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from 30Th St. Phl. to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Lake Ronkonkoma to Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com

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