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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Central Islip by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 48m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Central Islip Ronkonkoma

$13 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the bus from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St to Airport Connection - EB Eastbound

$23 - $62

Taxi  •  58m

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Central Islip 45.8 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  58m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Central Islip 45.8 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Central Islip is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Central Islip is to taxi which costs $240 - $290 and takes 58m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Central Islip is 40 miles. The road distance is 45.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Central Islip without a car is to train which takes 1h 48m and costs $12 - $18.

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It takes approximately 1h 48m to get from Manhattan to Central Islip, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Central Islip is to train which takes 1h 48m and costs $12 - $18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $23 - $65 and takes 2h 25m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Central Islip is 46 miles. It takes approximately 58m to drive from Manhattan to Central Islip.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Central Islip. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Central Islip.
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  • Distance: 40.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 48m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Central Islip, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Manhattan to Central Islip hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1h 15m. Alternatively, Hampton Luxury Liner operates a bus from Manhattan to Central Islip 5 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $60 and the journey takes 1h 35m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Central Islip
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St to Airport Connection - EB
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Central Islip
Ave. Duration
58m
Estimated price
$240 - $290
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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