There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Garden City by train, subway, bus, taxi or car
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Take the train from New York Penn Station to Mineola
Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Parsons Blvd
Take the bus from Jamaica Bus Term to Mineola Bus Term
Take a taxi from Manhattan to Garden City
Drive from Manhattan to Garden City
Manhattan to Garden City by train
The train journey time between Manhattan and Garden City is around 37 min and covers a distance of around 21 miles. The fastest train normally takes 32 min. Operated by Long Island Rail Road, the Manhattan to Garden City train service departs from New York Penn Station and arrives in Mineola. Typically 278 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Train route information
First and last trains
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Manhattan to Garden City train schedules
Trains departing Friday, September 17, 2021
Trains departing Monday, September 20, 2021
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Garden City is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 34 min.
The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Garden City is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 34 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Mineola. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.
The distance between Manhattan and Garden City is 18 miles. The road distance is 23.5 miles.
The best way to get from Manhattan to Garden City without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs $5 - $14.
The train from New York Penn Station to Mineola takes 38 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Manhattan to Garden City train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from New York Penn Station.
Manhattan to Garden City train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Mineola station.
Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Garden City is 23 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Manhattan to Garden City.
There are 180+ hotels available in Garden City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Garden City, NY, USA?
Long Island Rail Road operates a train from New York Penn Station to Mineola every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $14 and the journey takes 38 min.
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.
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Parsons Blvd
- Ave. Duration
- 26 min
- Every 10 minutes
- Estimated price
- $1 - $3
- Seniors 65+ and Disabled
- Standard Fare
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