There are 2 ways to get from Long Island to Central Park by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma

$15 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Central Park 52.1 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Central Park, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Centereach to Central Park hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min.

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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Long Island to Central Park?

The distance between Long Island and Central Park is 76 km. The road distance is 83 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Long Island to Central Park?

The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Central Park is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Long Island to Central Park?

The quickest way to get from Long Island to Central Park is to drive which takes 1 h 7 min and costs $5 - $8.

How long does it take to get from Long Island to Central Park?

It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Long Island to Central Park, including transfers.