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There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island by bus or train

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Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 44 St to Greenport North Fork-Eastbound

$20 - $35

2 alternative options

Bus Hampton Luxury Liner  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St to Sag Harbor- 90 Main Street Eastbound / ...

$20 - $60

Train  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Bridgehampton Montauk

$23 - $31

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island is to bus which costs $20 - $35 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island is to bus which costs $20 - $35 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Shelter Island is 88 miles.

The best way to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 54 min and costs $20 - $35.

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island is to bus which takes 2 h 54 min and costs $20 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Shelter Island. Prices start at $190 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island.
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  • Distance: 87.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Shelter Island, NY, USA?

Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Manhattan to Shelter Island every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Manhattan to Shelter Island once a week. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Bridgehampton
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 3 Av/E 44 St to Greenport
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 86th St- Lexington btwn 85th & 86th St to Sag Harbor- 90 Main Street
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 85th St. & Lex to Sag Harbor-Eastbound
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com
Prepay
$45
Onboard
$50

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