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There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to Elmont by subway, bus, train, taxi or car

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Subway, bus

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Parsons Blvd
  2. Take the bus from 153 St/Hillside Av to 227 St/113 Dr

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Subway, bus via Savoy Av / Hempstead

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Parsons Blvd
  2. Take the bus from Jamaica Bus Term to Savoy Av / Hempstead

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Valley Stream
  2. Take the bus from S Franklin Av& W Hawthorne Av LIRR to Elmont Rd + Beth David Cemetary#300

Bus

  1. Take the bus from E 57 St/Lexington Av to 188 St/64 Av
  2. Take the bus from Jamaica Bus Term to Savoy Av / Hempstead

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Elmont

Drive

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Elmont

Manhattan to Elmont by subway and bus

The journey time between Manhattan and Elmont is around 1h 6m and covers a distance of around 15 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 7 min. The fastest journey normally takes 52 min. Operated by MTA and MTA Bus Company, the Manhattan to Elmont service departs from Lexington Av/63 St and arrives in 227 St/113 Dr. Typically 827 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
59 min
Layover time:
7 min
Total time:
1h 6m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
52 min
Journey distance:
15 miles
Services per week:
827
Cheapest price:
$5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:13
Last service departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Elmont subway and bus schedules

Manhattan → Elmont
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Elmont is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Elmont is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Elmont is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 19 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Elmont is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Elmont is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Elmont. However, there are services departing from E 57 St/Lexington Av and arriving at Savoy Av / Hempstead via 188 St/64 Av and Jamaica Bus Term. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 49m.

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It is 15 miles from Manhattan to Elmont. It is approximately 19 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Elmont without a car is to subway and bus which takes 1h 4m and costs $5 - $10.

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It takes approximately 1h 4m to get from Manhattan to Elmont, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Elmont bus services, operated by MTA, depart from E 57 St/Lexington Av station.

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Manhattan to Elmont bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Savoy Av / Hempstead station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Elmont is 19 miles. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Manhattan to Elmont.

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There are 850+ hotels available in Elmont. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Elmont.
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  • Distance: 14.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 4m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Elmont, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Elmont via 188 St/64 Av, Merrick Bl/90 Av, and Jamaica Bus Term in around 1h 49m.

Train operators
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
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Parsons Blvd
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $11
Peak
$5 - $14
Bus operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from 153 St/Hillside Av to 227 St/113 Dr
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
new.mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516-336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Jamaica Bus Term to Savoy Av / Hempstead
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from S Franklin Av& W Hawthorne Av LIRR to Elmont Rd + Beth David Cemetary#300
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
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
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/Lexington Av to 188 St/64 Av
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Website
mta.info
Standard Rider
$2 - $7
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Elmont
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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