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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Central Islip Ronkonkoma

$15 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St to Melville Eastbound
  2. Take the bus from Walt Whitman Mall to Suffolk Avenue S54

$24 - $61

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Islandia 47.9 miles

$250 - $300

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Islandia 47.9 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Islandia. However, there are services departing from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St and arriving at Suffolk Avenue via North Service Road and Walt Whitman Mall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Islandia is 42 miles. The road distance is 47.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Islandia without a car is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Manhattan to Islandia, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Islandia bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, depart from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Islandia is to train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 57 min.

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Manhattan to Islandia bus services, operated by Suffolk County Transit, arrive at Suffolk Avenue station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Islandia is 48 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Manhattan to Islandia.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Islandia. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Islandia.
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  • Distance: 42 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Manhattan to Islandia hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Islandia via Melville, North Service Road, and Walt Whitman Mall in around 2 h 57 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Central Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St to Melville
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Walt Whitman Mall to Suffolk Avenue
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Islandia
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$250 - $300
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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