There are 4 ways to get from Montauk to Southampton by train, 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  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Montauk to Southampton Montauk

$7 - $10

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Montauk Village to East Hampton LIRR 10C
  2. Take the bus from East Hampton LIRR to Windmill Lane S92

$2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Montauk to Southampton 26.9 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Montauk to Southampton 26.9 miles

$2 - $4

What companies run services between Montauk, NY, USA and Southampton, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Montauk to Southampton 4 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montauk to Southampton via East Hampton LIRR in around 2 h 22 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Montauk to Southampton
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Montauk Village to East Hampton LIRR
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from East Hampton LIRR to Windmill Lane
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Other operators
Taxi from Montauk to Southampton
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Tejedor Taxi
Phone
+1 631-830-7012
Website
tejedortaxi.com
Ted's Taxi
Phone
+1 631-324-2003

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Montauk and Southampton is 40 km. The road distance is 43 km.

The cheapest way to get from Montauk to Southampton is to bus which costs $2 and takes 2 h 22 min.

The quickest way to get from Montauk to Southampton is to taxi which takes 37 min and costs $95 - $120.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Montauk and arriving at Southampton. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Montauk to Southampton. However, there are services departing from Montauk Village and arriving at Windmill Lane via East Hampton LIRR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

The train from Montauk to Southampton takes 53 min including transfers and departs four times a day.