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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Matinecock by bus, taxi, subway, train 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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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 87 St to Dreiser Loop / Defoe Pl
  2. Take a taxi from Dreiser Loop / Defoe Pl to Matinecock

Cheapest option

Subway, train

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Locust Valley

2 alternative options

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Matinecock

Drive

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Matinecock

Manhattan to Matinecock by subway and train

The journey time between Manhattan and Matinecock is around 1h 21m and covers a distance of around 31 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 6 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 14m. Operated by MTA and Long Island Rail Road, the Manhattan to Matinecock service departs from 5 Av/53 St and arrives in Locust Valley. Typically 86 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 14m
Layover time:
6 min
Total time:
1h 21m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 14m
Journey distance:
31 miles
Services per week:
86
Cheapest price:
$6
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:44
Last service departs at:
23:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Matinecock subway and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Matinecock is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Matinecock is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Matinecock. However, there are services departing from 5 Av/53 St and arriving at Locust Valley via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 8m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Matinecock is 22 miles. The road distance is 31.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Matinecock without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 1h 12m and costs $110 - $150.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from Manhattan to Matinecock, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Matinecock train services, operated by MTA, depart from 5 Av/53 St station.

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Manhattan to Matinecock train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Locust Valley station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Matinecock is 32 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Manhattan to Matinecock.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Matinecock.
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  • Distance: 21.6 miles
  • Duration: 1h 12m

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

There is no direct connection from Manhattan to Matinecock. However, you can take the bus to Dreiser Loop / Defoe Pl then take the taxi to Matinecock. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Manhattan to Matinecock via Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport and Jamaica in around 2h 8m.

Train 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.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Locust Valley
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$8 - $11
Peak
$5 - $14
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.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Bus from 3 Av/E 87 St to Dreiser Loop / Defoe Pl
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Website
mta.info
Standard Rider
$2 - $7
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
Other operators
Taxi from Dreiser Loop / Defoe Pl to Matinecock
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Mexico Car Service
Phone
+1 914-968-6666
Website
mexicocs.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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