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Recommended option

Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  2 h 39 min

  1. North Fork-Eastbound

$26 - $31

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Port Jefferson / ...
  2. Ronkonkoma

$22 - $31

1 alternative option

Bus Hampton Luxury Liner  •  4 h 28 min

  1. S92

$42

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manhattan and Shelter Island is 140 km.

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island is to train which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island is to bus which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $26 - $31.

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Manhattan to Shelter Island, including transfers.

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

Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Manhattan to Shelter Island once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $31 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manhattan to Shelter Island via 34 St - Penn Station, Penn Station, Hicksville, and Greenport in around 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Hicksville
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Hicksville to Greenport
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Hampton Luxury Liner
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 86th Street - Manhattan to Water Mill
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Station Road to Adams Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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