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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Port Jefferson / ...
  2. Port Jefferson / ...

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Ronkonkoma
  2. 3D

$14 - $22

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Q23
  2. Q88
  3. 495
  4. S45
  5. 3D

$23 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. 50.8 miles

$5 - $8

Towncar  •  1 h 6 min

  1. 50.8 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  1 h 6 min

$16 - $75

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 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University via 108 St/Horace Harding Exp, Horace Harding Exp/108 St, Springfield Bl/Hillside Av, Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Islip, NY, Long Island Motor Parkway, Suffolk Avenue, Central Islip LIRR, and SUNY Stony Brook Student Union in around 4 h 51 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Huntington
Ave. Duration
56 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
Train from Woodside to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Brentwood Parkway to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Long Island Motor Parkway to Suffolk Avenue
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Central Islip LIRR to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Ditmars Bl/102 St to 108 St/Horace Harding Exp
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Horace Harding Exp/108 St to Springfield Bl/Hillside Av
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Lga/Terminal B to Stony Brook University
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Shuttle from Lga/Terminal B to Stony Brook University
Estimated price
$16 - $75

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Stony Brook University is 65 km. The road distance is 81 km.

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.

The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University is to towncar which takes 1 h 6 min and costs $16 - $180.

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 Horace Harding Exp/108 St, Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Long Island Motor Parkway and Central Islip LIRR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stony Brook University, including transfers.

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