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

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Great Neck Port Washington

$5 - $9

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Bus  •  1h 28m

  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 20.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Great Neck 20.6 miles

$2 - $3

Manhattan to Great Neck by train

The train journey time between Manhattan and Great Neck is around 34 min and covers a distance of around 16 miles. The fastest train normally takes 26 min. Operated by Long Island Rail Road, the Manhattan to Great Neck train service departs from New York Penn Station and arrives in Great Neck. Typically 241 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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

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The social distance requirement in Great Neck is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Great Neck is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Great Neck is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 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 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Great Neck. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Great Neck is 13 miles. The road distance is 20.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Great Neck without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs $5 - $9.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Great Neck takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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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 Long Island Rail Road, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Great Neck is to train which takes 37 min and costs $5 - $9. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $5 - $10 and takes 1h 28m.

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  • Distance: 12.6 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

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

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from New York Penn Station to Great Neck every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Great Neck via 39 Av/Main St and Roosevelt Av + Main St in around 1h 28m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York 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.

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Website
mta.info
Bus from 27 Av/2 St to 39 Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
38 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
$110 - $140
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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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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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 21 miles. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Manhattan to Great Neck.

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There are 821+ hotels available in Great Neck. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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