There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Great Neck by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1h

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station C / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Great Neck Port Washington

$8 - $12

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Bus  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the bus from 27 Av/2 St to 39 Av/Main St Q19
  2. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av + Main St to Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side n20G

$6 - $10

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Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Great Neck 17.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Great Neck 17.8 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Great Neck is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Great Neck is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Great Neck. However, there are services departing from 27 Av/2 St and arriving at Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side via Roosevelt Av + Main St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Great Neck. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Great Neck via Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h.

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The distance between Manhattan and Great Neck is 13 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Great Neck without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h and costs $7 - $12.

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It takes approximately 1h to get from Manhattan to Great Neck, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Great Neck bus services, operated by MTA, depart from 27 Av/2 St station.

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Manhattan to Great Neck train services, operated by MTA, depart from 86 St station.

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Manhattan to Great Neck bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Great Neck.
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  • Distance: 12.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Great Neck, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Great Neck via 39 Av/Main St and Roosevelt Av + Main St in around 1h 27m.

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.

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Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Great Neck
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $9
Bus 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
Bus from 27 Av/2 St to 39 Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Roosevelt Av + Main St to Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Great Neck
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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Manhattan to Great Neck train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Great Neck station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Great Neck is 18 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Manhattan to Great Neck.

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There are 1727+ hotels available in Great Neck. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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