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

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Train, bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Babylon Babylon / ...
  2. Take the bus from Babylon LIRR to Vanderbilt Boulevard S40

$14 - $18

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Train  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Babylon Babylon / ...

$14 - $19

Bus  •  3h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal NYC to Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave South Bound: Cornell-Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from Ronkonkoma LIRR to Middle Road S59 / ...

$19 - $51

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Oakdale 54.9 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Oakdale is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Oakdale is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Oakdale. However, there are services departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal NYC and arriving at Forbes Street via Ronkonkoma LIRR and Railroad Avenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Oakdale. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Oakdale via Penn Station and Babylon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 43m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Oakdale is 44 miles. The road distance is 54.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Oakdale without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 39m and costs $13 - $18.

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It takes approximately 2h 39m to get from Manhattan to Oakdale, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Oakdale bus services, operated by North Fork Express, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal NYC station.

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Manhattan to Oakdale train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Penn Station.

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  • Distance: 43.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 39m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Oakdale, Suffolk County, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Penn Station to Babylon every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 1h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Oakdale via Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave, Ronkonkoma LIRR, Middle Road, and Railroad Avenue in around 3h 16m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Babylon
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Babylon LIRR to Vanderbilt Boulevard
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Ronkonkoma LIRR to Middle Road
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
North Fork Express
Phone
1-631-588-7433
Website
northforkexpress.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal NYC to Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
northforkexpress.com
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northforkexpress.com
Commuter fares
$15
North Fork fares
$35 - $50

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Oakdale is to train which takes 2h 43m and costs $13 - $19. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $19 - $55 and takes 3h 16m.

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Manhattan to Oakdale bus services, operated by Suffolk County Transit, arrive at Middle Road station.

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Manhattan to Oakdale train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Babylon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Oakdale is 55 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Manhattan to Oakdale.

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There are 81+ hotels available in Oakdale. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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