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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Valley Stream Long Beach / ...

$8 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from E 60 St/2 Av to Sutphin Bl/91 Av Q60
  2. Take the bus from Archer Ave. & 158 St. to Merrick Rd & Central Av n4 / ...

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the subway from 81 St - Museum of Natural History to Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr B
  2. Take the train from Atlantic Terminal to Valley Stream Far Rockaway / ...

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Valley Stream 20.2 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Valley Stream 20.2 miles

$2 - $3

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Valley Stream is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Valley Stream is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 26 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Valley Stream is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Manhattan to Valley Stream, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Valley Stream. However, there are services departing from E 60 St/2 Av and arriving at Merrick Rd & Central Av via Archer Ave. & 158 St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Valley Stream.
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  • Distance: 15.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Valley Stream, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Manhattan to Valley Stream hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Valley Stream via Sutphin Bl/91 Av and Archer Ave. & 158 St. in around 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Atlantic Terminal to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from E 60 St/2 Av to Sutphin Bl/91 Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Archer Ave. & 158 St. to Merrick Rd & Central Av
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Valley Stream
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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