Travel from Massachusetts to Long-Island

Bus or train from Massachusetts to Long Island?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Long Island every 2 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Long Island Rail Road also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Boston to Long Island every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Massachusetts to Long Island

From Boston South Station Amtrak train to Penn Station then train to Ronkonkoma. 5 h 27 min $268. From Boston, MA bus to New York, NY, walk to W 32 St/7 Av, bus to Madison Av/E 57 St, walk to E 57 St/Lexington Av, bus to Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, then bus to Lake Ronkonkoma. 8 h 46 min $52. From Boston, MA bus to White Plains, NY then bus to Lake Ronkonkoma. 9 h 34 min $50. From Boston drive to Long Island. 4 h 26 min $29. From State Street - to Wonderland subway to Airport Subway Station, bus to Boston airport, fly to White Plains airport, line 12 bus to White Plains, train to Grand Central - 42 St, line 7 subway to Woodside, then train to Long Island. 7 h 17 min $184.
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