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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Rockville Centre by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Rockville Centre Babylon

$9 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from E 60 St/2 Av to Sutphin Bl/91 Av Q60
  2. Take the bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Merrick Rd + Davison Pl n4

$8 - $16

3 alternative options

Subway, bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Broadway Jct A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Van Sinderen Av/Fulton St to Jamaica Av/165 St Q56 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Merrick Rd + Davison Pl n4

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Rockville Centre 23.8 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Rockville Centre 23.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Rockville Centre is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Rockville Centre is to taxi which costs $120 - $160 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Rockville Centre. However, there are services departing from E 60 St/2 Av and arriving at Merrick Rd + Davison Pl via Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av and Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Rockville Centre is 19 miles. The road distance is 23.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Rockville Centre without a car is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs $8 - $12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to get from Manhattan to Rockville Centre, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Rockville Centre bus services, operated by MTA, depart from E 60 St/2 Av station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Rockville Centre is to train which takes 1 h 7 min and costs $8 - $12. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $7 - $17 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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Manhattan to Rockville Centre bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Merrick Rd + Davison Pl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Rockville Centre is 24 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Manhattan to Rockville Centre.

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  • Distance: 19.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 7 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Rockville Centre, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Manhattan to Rockville Centre every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Rockville Centre via Sutphin Bl/91 Av, Sutphin Bl/Jamaica Av, Merrick Bl/Archer Av, and Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 60 St/2 Av to Sutphin Bl/91 Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Van Sinderen Av/Fulton St to Jamaica Av/165 St
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Merrick Rd + Davison Pl
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Rockville Centre
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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There are 191+ hotels available in Rockville Centre. Prices start at $103 USD per night.

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