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There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to Oceanside by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Oceanside Long Beach

$6 - $10

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1h 2m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Rockville Centre Babylon
  2. Take the bus from Rockville Centre LIRR to Long Beach Rd + Atlantic Ave n15

$10 - $12

Bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Main St/Horace Harding Ey N to Merrick Bl/Archer Av Q44-Sbs / ...
  2. Take the bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Merrick Rd + Park Ave n4

$23 - $60

Bus, train  •  2h 6m

  1. Take the bus from E 60 St/2 Av to Sutphin Bl/91 Av Q60
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Oceanside Long Beach

$8 - $14

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Oceanside 24.6 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Oceanside 24.6 miles

$2 - $4

Manhattan to Oceanside by train

The train journey time between Manhattan and Oceanside is around 43 min and covers a distance of around 21 miles. The fastest train normally takes 38 min. Operated by Long Island Rail Road, the Manhattan to Oceanside train service departs from New York Penn Station and arrives in Oceanside. Typically 151 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Oceanside train schedules

Manhattan → Oceanside
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Oceanside is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Oceanside is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Oceanside is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 12 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Oceanside is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Oceanside is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Oceanside. However, there are services departing from NYC 3 Av & 42 St and arriving at Long Beach Rd + Atlantic Ave via Main St/Horace Harding Ey N, Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd and Merrick Rd + Park Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 58m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Oceanside. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Oceanside is 20 miles. The road distance is 24.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Oceanside without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs $6 - $10.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Oceanside takes 46 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Manhattan to Oceanside bus services, operated by MTA, depart from Main St/Horace Harding Ey N station.

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

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Oceanside is to train which takes 46 min and costs $6 - $10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $23 - $60 and takes 1h 58m.

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  • Distance: 19.9 miles
  • Duration: 46 min

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

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from New York Penn Station to Oceanside hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Oceanside via Main St/Horace Harding Ey N, Merrick Bl/Archer Av, Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd, and Merrick Rd + Park Ave in around 1h 58m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Oceanside
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$6 - $10
Train from New York Penn Station to Rockville Centre
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$6 - $10
Train from Jamaica to Oceanside
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $7
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Rockville Centre LIRR to Long Beach Rd + Atlantic Ave
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Merrick Rd + Park Ave
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
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 Main St/Horace Harding Ey N to Merrick Bl/Archer Av
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 60 St/2 Av to Sutphin Bl/91 Av
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Oceanside
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Manhattan to Oceanside bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Merrick Rd + Park Ave station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Oceanside is 25 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Manhattan to Oceanside.

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There are 153+ hotels available in Oceanside. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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