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Bus, line 559 bus  •  2h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride 319 / ...
  2. Take the line 559 bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Us-9 At Gunning River Rd 559

$21 - $34

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forked River, NJ Rest Area NJ Parkway Express to Forked River / ...

$60 - $78

Bus via Lakewood  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Lakewood Bus Terminal 139 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Gunning River Rd 559

$23 - $37

Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Ocean Acres 94.1 miles

$9 - $14

Manhattan → Long Beach Island
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Long Beach Island is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Long Beach Island is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 39m.

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It is 79 miles from Manhattan to Long Beach Island. It is approximately 94.1 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Long Beach Island without a car is to bus and line 559 bus which takes 2h 55m and costs $20 - $35.

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It takes approximately 2h 55m to get from Manhattan to Long Beach Island, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Long Beach Island is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Manhattan to Long Beach Island.

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  • Distance: 78.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 55m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Long Beach Island, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Ocean Acres via Toms River Park & Ride and Us-9 At Gunning River Rd in around 2h 55m.

Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $4
Adult
$3 - $8
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Us-9 At Gunning River Rd
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Lakewood Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $3
Adult
$3 - $7
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Gunning River Rd
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$3 - $4
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Forked River, NJ Rest Area NJ
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
academybus.com

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