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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Subway, train  •  1h 49m

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport E
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Roslyn Oyster Bay

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Bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the bus from 27 Av/2 St to 39 Av/Main St Q19
  2. Take the bus from Main St / Roosevelt to Great Neck Sta / South
  3. Take the bus from Great Neck Sta / South to Roslyn Clock Tower n21

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights 21.9 miles

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights 21.9 miles
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The most affordable way to get from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights is to drive, which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights is to taxi which costs $110 - $140 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights. However, there are services departing from 27 Av/2 St and arriving at Roslyn Clock Tower via Main St / Roosevelt and Great Neck Sta / South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights. However, there are services departing from 5 Av/53 St and arriving at Roslyn via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 49m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Roslyn Heights is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 49m and costs $5 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1h 49m to get from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Roslyn Heights bus services, operated by MTA, depart from 27 Av/2 St station.

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

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Manhattan to Roslyn Heights bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Roslyn Clock Tower station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights.
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  • Distance: 16.8 miles
  • Duration: 1h 49m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Roslyn Heights, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights via 39 Av/Main St, Main St / Roosevelt, and Great Neck Sta / South in around 2h 10m.

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 Roslyn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $10
Peak
$4 - $13
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 27 Av/2 St to 39 Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Website
mta.info
Standard Rider
$2 - $7
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516-336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Main St / Roosevelt to Great Neck Sta / South
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Great Neck Sta / South to Roslyn Clock Tower
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Roslyn Heights is 22 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Manhattan to Roslyn Heights.

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