There are 5 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University by train, bus, car, towncar or shuttle

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Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Woodside to Huntington Port Jefferson
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Stony Brook Port Jefferson

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York La Guardia Airport to Stony Brook University

$16 - $75

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/Main St Q48
  2. Take the bus from Main St/39 Av to Springfield Bl/Hillside Av Q27
  3. Take the bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to Islip, NY 495
  4. Take the bus from Long Island Motor Parkway to Suffolk Avenue S45
  5. Take the bus from Central Islip LIRR to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union 3D

$23 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University 50.8 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Stony Brook University 50.8 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University. However, there are services departing from Ditmars Bl/102 St and arriving at SUNY Stony Brook Student Union via Main St/39 Av, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Long Island Motor Parkway and Central Islip LIRR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Stony Brook University is 41 miles. The road distance is 50.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University without a car is to train which takes 3 h 40 min and costs $16 - $27.

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University, including transfers.

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New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from Ditmars Bl/102 St station.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University is to train which takes 3 h 40 min and costs $16 - $27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $22 - $40 and takes 5 h 38 min.

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New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University bus services, operated by Suffolk County Transit, arrive at SUNY Stony Brook Student Union station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University.
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  • Distance: 40.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

What companies run services between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA and Stony Brook University, NY, USA?

You can take a train from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University via Roosevelt Av/111 St, 111 St, Woodside - 61 St, Woodside, Huntington, and Stony Brook in around 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University via Roosevelt Av/Main St, Main St/39 Av, Springfield Bl/Hillside Av, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Islip, NY, Long Island Motor Parkway, Suffolk Avenue, Central Islip LIRR, and SUNY Stony Brook Student Union in around 5 h 38 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Huntington
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Stony Brook
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to Roosevelt Av/Main St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Main St/39 Av to Springfield Bl/Hillside Av
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Coach USA
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Long Island Motor Parkway to Suffolk Avenue
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Central Islip LIRR to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Stony Brook University
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Shuttle from New York La Guardia Airport to Stony Brook University
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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