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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to East Meadow by bus, subway, train, taxi 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

Line 3506 bus, bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 3506 bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny 3506 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Front St Opp Coolidge Dr n47 / ...

$12 - $22

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jamaica - 179 St F
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Hempstead Transit Center n6 / ...

$9

3 alternative options

Subway, train, bus  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to 34 St - Penn Station A / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Hicksville
  3. Take the bus from Hicksville LIRR Station to Front St + Kodma Pl n48 / ...

$13 - $16

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to East Meadow 26.3 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to East Meadow 26.3 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to East Meadow is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to East Meadow is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to East Meadow. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Front St Opp Coolidge Dr via Hempstead Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and East Meadow is 22 miles. The road distance is 26.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to East Meadow without a car is to line 3506 bus and bus which takes 1 h 42 min and costs $12 - $22.

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It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Manhattan to East Meadow, including transfers.

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Manhattan to East Meadow bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Manhattan to East Meadow bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Front St Opp Coolidge Dr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to East Meadow is 26 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Manhattan to East Meadow.

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There are 75+ hotels available in East Meadow. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 22 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and East Meadow, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to East Meadow via Hempstead, Ny and Hempstead Transit Center in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Hicksville
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Front St Opp Coolidge Dr
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hicksville LIRR Station to Front St + Kodma Pl
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Hempstead Transit Center
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to East Meadow
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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