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There are 5 ways to get from Long Island to Yonkers by train, subway, 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, line 1 subway  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Van Cortlandt Park - 242 St 1

$18 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Williams Boulevard to Ronkonkoma LIRR S59
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Yonkers Amtrak Station

$33 - $53

Bus  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection - WB to 86th Street - Manhattan Westbound
  2. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 85 St to Riverdale Av/W 263 St BxM1

$24 - $69

Bus, line 6 bus  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Islip, NY to White Plains, NY Patchogue-Binghamton / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane F to Warburton Ave @ Manor House Sq 6 / ...

$24 - $37

Drive  •  1h 10m

  1. Drive from Centereach to Yonkers 56.8 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Yonkers is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island to Yonkers is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Yonkers. However, there are services departing from Williams Boulevard and arriving at Riverdale Av/W 263 St via Airport Connection - WB and 3 Av/E 85 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Long Island and Yonkers is 44 miles. The road distance is 56.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Yonkers without a car is to train and line 1 subway which takes 3h 6m and costs $17 - $29.

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It takes approximately 3h 6m to get from Long Island to Yonkers, including transfers.

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Long Island to Yonkers bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, depart from Airport Connection - WB station.

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Long Island to Yonkers bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Riverdale Av/W 263 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Island to Yonkers is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1h 10m to drive from Long Island to Yonkers.

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There are 1426+ hotels available in Yonkers. Prices start at $101 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Island to Yonkers.
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  • Distance: 44.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 6m

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

You can take a bus from Centereach to Yonkers via Airport Connection - WB and 3 Av/E 85 St in around 3h 42m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Yonkers Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$11 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
EconomyPlus
$45 - $70
Business
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Williams Boulevard to Ronkonkoma LIRR
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection - WB to 86th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from 3 Av/E 85 St to Riverdale Av/W 263 St
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Islip, NY to White Plains, NY
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from White Plains Bus Terminal Lane F to Warburton Ave @ Manor House Sq
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com

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