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There are 4 ways to get from New York to Farmingdale State College by train, subway, 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  •  1h 57m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Amityville Babylon

$10 - $19

Cheapest option

Subway, bus  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to Jamaica-179 St F / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Hempstead Transit Center n6 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to State University at Farmingdale n70

$9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Farmingdale State College 39 miles

$200 - $250

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from New York to Farmingdale State College 39 miles

$3 - $6

New York to Farmingdale State College by train, bus and walk

The journey time between New York and Farmingdale State College is around 1h 45m and covers a distance of around 39 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 36m. Operated by Long Island Rail Road and Suffolk County Transit, the New York to Farmingdale State College service departs from New York Penn Station and arrives in Farmingdale State College. Typically 20 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 45m
Fastest journey time:
1h 36m
Journey distance:
39 miles
Services per week:
20
Cheapest price:
$10
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:54
Last service departs at:
15:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Farmingdale State College train, bus and walk schedules

New York → Farmingdale State College
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  • Face masks are recommended
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Farmingdale State College is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Farmingdale State College is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Farmingdale State College is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 20 Jul 2021
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The most affordable way to get from New York to Farmingdale State College is to drive, which costs $3 - $6 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Farmingdale State College is to taxi which costs $200 - $250 and takes 48 min.

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The distance between New York and Farmingdale State College is 30 miles. The road distance is 39 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Farmingdale State College without a car is to train which takes 1h 57m and costs $10 - $19.

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It takes approximately 1h 57m to get from New York to Farmingdale State College, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Farmingdale State College is 39 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from New York to Farmingdale State College.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Farmingdale State College. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 30.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 57m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Farmingdale State College, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from New York Penn Station to Amityville hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $16 and the journey takes 1h 6m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Amityville
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$9 - $13
Peak
$7 - $16
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to Jamaica-179 St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Hillside Ave & 178 St. to Hempstead Transit Center
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to State University at Farmingdale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Farmingdale State College
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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