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There are 5 ways to get from New York to Elmont by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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Hamptons , bus  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the Hamptons from 40th & Lex to Airport Connection-Eastbound
  2. Take the bus from 188 St/Horace Harding Exp to Hillside Av/179 St Subway Q17
  3. Take the bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Hempstead Tpke & Savoy Ave n1 / ...

$8 - $67

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jamaica - 179 St F
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Hempstead Tpke & Holland Ave n1 / ...

$6

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Valley Stream Long Beach / ...
  2. Take the bus from S Franklin Av& W Hawthorne Av LIRR to Elmont Rd Opp Belmont Ave n1

$8 - $10

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Elmont 18.8 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from New York to Elmont 18.8 miles

$1 - $3

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Elmont is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Elmont is to taxi which costs $100 - $120 and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Elmont. However, there are services departing from 40th & Lex and arriving at Hempstead Tpke & Savoy Ave via 188 St/Horace Harding Exp and Hillside Ave & 178 St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between New York and Elmont is 15 miles. The road distance is 18.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Elmont without a car is to Hamptons and bus which takes 1 h 6 min and costs $7 - $70.

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from New York to Elmont, including transfers.

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New York to Elmont bus services, operated by Hampton Ambassador, depart from 40th & Lex station.

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New York to Elmont bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, arrive at Hempstead Tpke & Savoy Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Elmont is 19 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from New York to Elmont.

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There are 1550+ hotels available in Elmont. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Elmont.
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  • Distance: 15.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

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

You can take a bus from New York to Elmont via Airport Connection-Eastbound, 188 St/Horace Harding Exp, Hillside Av/179 St Subway, and Hillside Ave & 178 St. in around 1 h 6 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 40th & Lex to Airport Connection-Eastbound
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $50
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com
Prepay
$45
Onboard
$50
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Airport Connection-Eastbound
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from 3 Av/E 38 St to 188 St/64 Av
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from 188 St/Horace Harding Exp to Hillside Av/179 St Subway
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Hempstead Tpke & Savoy Ave
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from S Franklin Av& W Hawthorne Av LIRR to Elmont Rd Opp Belmont Ave
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Hempstead Tpke & Holland Ave
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Elmont
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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