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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 52 min

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

$13 - $18

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  58 min

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

$240 - $290

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Central Islip 45.8 miles

$4 - $7

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 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Central Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Central Islip
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manhattan and Central Islip is 64 km. The road distance is 73 km.

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

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

It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Manhattan to Central Islip, including transfers.