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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Garden City by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 1 subway, train  •  1 h

  1. Take the line 1 subway from 72 St to 34 St - Penn Station 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Mineola Port Jefferson / ...

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Subway, train  •  1 h 49 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

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from E 57 St/Lexington Av to Springfield Bl/Horace Harding Exp Qm5
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd to Mineola Intermodal Center n22

$9 - $12

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 E 57 St/Lexington Av and arriving at Franklin Ave + 9th St via Springfield Bl/Horace Harding Ep, Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd and Mineola Intermodal Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 2 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 line 1 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 MTA, depart from E 57 St/Lexington Av station.

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Manhattan to Garden City bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Mineola Intermodal Center 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 216+ hotels available in Garden City. Prices start at $103 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?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Garden City via Springfield Bl/Horace Harding Ep, Springfield Bl/Hillside Av, Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd, and Mineola Intermodal Center in around 2 h 2 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Mineola
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
LIRR
Train from Atlantic Terminal to Garden City
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 57 St/Lexington Av to Springfield Bl/Horace Harding Exp
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd to Mineola Intermodal Center
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 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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