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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Great Neck Port Washington
  2. Take the bus from Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side to Roslyn Clock Tower n20H / ...

$11 - $14

Cheapest option

Subway, train  •  1 h 42 min

  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

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from 27 Av/2 St to 39 Av/Main St Q19
  2. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av + Main St to Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side n20G

$9 - $12

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Roslyn 22.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Roslyn 22.3 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Roslyn is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Roslyn is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Roslyn. However, there are services departing from 27 Av/2 St and arriving at Roslyn Clock Tower via Roosevelt Av + Main St and Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Roslyn is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Roslyn without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs $10 - $14.

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It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to get from Manhattan to Roslyn, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Roslyn bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from 27 Av/2 St station.

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Manhattan to Roslyn bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Roslyn is 22 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Manhattan to Roslyn.

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There are 250+ hotels available in Roslyn. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Roslyn.
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  • Distance: 16.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

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

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Roslyn via 39 Av/Main St, Roosevelt Av + Main St, and Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side in around 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Great Neck
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Roslyn
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side to Roslyn Clock Tower
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Roosevelt Av + Main St to Great Neck LIRR Sta @ south side
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 27 Av/2 St to 39 Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Roslyn
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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