There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to Hofstra University by bus, subway, train, 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.

Recommended option

Line 3506 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. 3506 / ...

$12 - $22

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. F
  2. n6X

$6

4 alternative options

Subway, train, bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. C / ...
  2. n40 / ...
  3. n6X / ...

$15 - $18

Subway, train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. E
  2. Hempstead / ...

$7 - $9

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. 23.5 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  33 min

  1. 23.5 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Hofstra University, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Manhattan to Hofstra University hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
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
Subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jamaica - 179 St
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Mineola
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Hempstead
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Nassau Inter-County Express
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Mineola Intermodal Center to Hempstead Transit Center
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Fulton St + Duncan Rd.
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Oak St & Circle Drive West
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Hofstra University
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Manhattan and Hofstra University is 32 km. The road distance is 38 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Hofstra University is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Hofstra University is to taxi which takes 33 min and costs $120 - $150.

No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Hofstra University. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Fulton St + Duncan Rd. via Hempstead Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Manhattan to Hofstra University, including transfers.