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There are 3 ways to get from New York to East Hampton by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton Montauk-Eastbound / ...

$20 - $65

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Train  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to East Hampton Montauk

$18 - $26

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Drive  •  2h 5m

  1. Drive from New York to East Hampton 107.9 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from New York to East Hampton is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from New York to East Hampton is to drive. Taking this option will cost $10 - $16 and takes 2h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 40th & Lex and arriving at East Hampton. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to East Hampton. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at East Hampton via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between New York and East Hampton is 97 miles. The road distance is 107.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to East Hampton without a car is to bus which takes 2h 45m and costs $20 - $65.

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The bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton takes 2h 45m including transfers and departs hourly.

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New York to East Hampton bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., depart from 40th & Lex station.

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New York to East Hampton train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Jamaica station.

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The best way to get from New York to East Hampton is to bus which takes 2h 45m and costs $20 - $65. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3h 49m.

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Map of how to get from New York to East Hampton.
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  • Distance: 96.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and East Hampton, NY, USA?

Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 2h 45m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Jamaica to East Hampton 4 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 2h 28m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 40th & Lex to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Prepaid Online Rate
$23 - $30
Onboard
$28 - $35
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 40th St - EB to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Prepaid
$52 - $56
Onboard
$58 - $62
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
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hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40

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New York to East Hampton bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at East Hampton station.

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New York to East Hampton train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at East Hampton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to East Hampton is 108 miles. It takes approximately 2h 5m to drive from New York to East Hampton.

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