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There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Westbury Port Jefferson Branch
  2. Take the bus from Railroad Av / Post to Selfridge Av / Stewart n35

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Subway, bus  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Parsons Blvd F / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jamaica Bus Term to Roosevelt Field Bus Term n24 / ...

4 alternative options

Train, bus via Freeport Sta / South Bay 2  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Freeport Babylon Branch
  2. Take the bus from Freeport Sta / South Bay 2 to NCC / Student Union n43

Bus  •  2h 41m

  1. Take the bus from East 57th Street & Lexington Avenue to 188 St/64 Av Qm5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Springfield Bl / Jamaica to Roosevelt Field Bus Term n24

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum 25.7 miles

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum 25.7 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 37 min.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs $230 - $280.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum. However, there are services departing from East 57th Street & Lexington Avenue and arriving at Roosevelt Field Bus Term via 188 St/64 Av and Springfield Bl / Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 41m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Cradle of Aviation Museum is 26 miles. The road distance is 25.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum without a car is to train and bus which takes 1h 38m and costs $4 - $18.

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It takes approximately 1h 38m to get from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum bus services, operated by MTA Bus Company, depart from East 57th Street & Lexington Avenue station.

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Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Roosevelt Field Bus Term station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum is 26 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum.
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  • Distance: 25.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 38m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Cradle of Aviation Museum, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum via 188 St/64 Av, Amboy Ln/Jamaica Av, Springfield Bl / Jamaica, and Roosevelt Field Bus Term in around 2h 41m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1-718-217-5477
Website
new.mta.info
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Westbury
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Website
https://new.mta.info/agency/long-island-rail-road
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/agency/long-island-rail-road/timetables
Peak
$3 - $15
Off-Peak
$7 - $11
Train from New York Penn Station to Freeport
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $15
Website
https://new.mta.info/agency/long-island-rail-road
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/agency/long-island-rail-road/timetables
Peak
$3 - $15
Off-Peak
$7 - $11
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Phone
877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Parsons Blvd
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
http://www.mta.info/schedules
Seniors 65+ and Concession
$2
Standard
$3
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516-336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Railroad Av / Post to Selfridge Av / Stewart
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Senior 65+, disabled
$2
Regular Fare
$3
Bus from Freeport Sta / South Bay 2 to NCC / Student Union
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Senior 65+, disabled
$2
Regular Fare
$3
Bus from Jamaica Bus Term to Roosevelt Field Bus Term
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Senior 65+, disabled
$2
Regular Fare
$3
Bus from Springfield Bl / Jamaica to Roosevelt Field Bus Term
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Senior 65+, disabled
$2
Regular Fare
$3
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from East 57th Street & Lexington Avenue to 188 St/64 Av
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
http://www.mta.info
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/schedules
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
Standard Fare
$2 - $7
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Cradle of Aviation Museum
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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