There are 4 ways to get from Long Island to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by train, bus or car

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  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$51 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus Trailways New York  •  10 h 49 min

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

$37 - $59

2 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Islip, NY to Hillside Av/Springfield Bl 495
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...

$45 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 203.5 miles

$19 - $29

What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Centereach to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak, East St & Herrick St, Broadway & Orange St / Van Tromp St, Broadway & Orange St, and Ferry St & 3rd St in around 6 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Centereach to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Smithtown Town Hall, Smithtown LIRR, Long Island Motor Parkway, Islip, NY, Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Queens Vil, Ny, New York, Ny, Albany, Ny, State St & Eagle St, and 4th St & Fulton St in around 8 h 18 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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Babylon, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Long Island to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute?

The distance between Long Island and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 219 km. The road distance is 326 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Long Island to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute?

The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 43 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Long Island to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute?

The quickest way to get from Long Island to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which takes 3 h 43 min and costs $19 - $29.

Is there a direct bus between Long Island and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute?

No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. However, there are services departing from Hammond Lane and arriving at 4th St & Fulton St via Smithtown LIRR, Islip, NY, Queens Vil, Ny, New York, Ny and State St & Eagle St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 18 min.

How long does it take to get from Long Island to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute?

It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Long Island to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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