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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Subway, train  •  1 h 2 min

  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

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Subway, bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jamaica - 179 St F
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Hempstead Transit Center n6 / ...

$6

3 alternative options

Line 3506 bus  •  1 h 10 min

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

$9 - $19

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Hempstead 22.6 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Hempstead 22.6 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Hempstead, Ny. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Hempstead is 19 miles. The road distance is 22.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Hempstead without a car is to subway and train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Manhattan to Hempstead, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Hempstead is 23 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Manhattan to Hempstead.

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Book your Manhattan to Hempstead bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 196+ hotels available in Hempstead. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Hempstead.
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  • Distance: 19.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Hempstead, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Manhattan to Hempstead every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
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
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
Every 30 minutes
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 & 178 St. to Hempstead Transit Center
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Hempstead
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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