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

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Recommended option

Subway, train  •  1 h

  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 Mineola Port Jefferson / ...

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Subway, train via Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr B
  2. Take the train from Atlantic Terminal to Garden City Hempstead

$8 - $11

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Line 3506 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 3506 bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny 3506 / ...

$12 - $22

Subway, bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jamaica - 179 St F
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Ave + 182nd St to Mineola Intermodal Center n22 / ...

$9

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Garden City 22.2 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Garden City 22.2 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Garden City is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Garden City is to taxi which costs $110 - $150 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Garden City. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Franklin Ave + 7th St via Main St at Nassau County District C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Garden City is 18 miles. The road distance is 22.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Garden City without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h and costs $8 - $12.

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It takes approximately 1 h to get from Manhattan to Garden City, including transfers.

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

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Manhattan to Garden City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Hempstead, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Garden City is 22 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Manhattan to Garden City.

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There are 200+ hotels available in Garden City. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Garden City.
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  • Distance: 17.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Garden City, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Manhattan to Garden City hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to 34 St - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jamaica - 179 St
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Mineola
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Atlantic Terminal to Garden City
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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
Hourly
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 Hillside Ave + 182nd St to Mineola Intermodal Center
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Garden City
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$110 - $150
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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