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There are 5 ways to get from New York to Jones Beach State Park by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  58m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Merrick Babylon

$47 - $65

Cheapest option

Subway, train  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport E
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Merrick Babylon

$47 - $65

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Main St/Horace Harding Ey N to Merrick Bl/Archer Av Q44-Sbs
  2. Take the bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Henry St + Merrick Rd n4

$60 - $94

Taxi  •  42m

  1. Take a taxi from New York to Jones Beach State Park 35.3 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  42m

  1. Drive from New York to Jones Beach State Park 35.3 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Jones Beach State Park is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 42m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Jones Beach State Park is to taxi which costs $180 - $230 and takes 42m.

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The distance between New York and Jones Beach State Park is 27 miles. The road distance is 35.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Jones Beach State Park without a car is to train which takes 58m and costs $45 - $65.

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It takes approximately 58m to get from New York to Jones Beach State Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Jones Beach State Park is to train which takes 58m and costs $45 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $95 and takes 2h 2m.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Jones Beach State Park is 35 miles. It takes approximately 42m to drive from New York to Jones Beach State Park.

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There are 52+ hotels available in Jones Beach State Park. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Jones Beach State Park.
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  • Distance: 27.1 miles
  • Duration: 58m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Jones Beach State Park, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from New York to Jones Beach State Park every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $10 and the journey takes 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Jones Beach State Park via Main St/Horace Harding Ey N, Merrick Bl/Archer Av, Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd, and Henry St + Merrick Rd in around 2h 2m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Merrick
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to Merrick
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Main St/Horace Harding Ey N to Merrick Bl/Archer Av
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Archer Ave + Merrick Blvd to Henry St + Merrick Rd
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from New York to Jones Beach State Park
Ave. Duration
42m
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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