There are 7 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead by train, bus, night train, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Riverhead Ronkonkoma

$20 - $34

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Newark Airport to Riverhead

$16 - $75

5 alternative options

Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Grand Central Terminal Newark Airport Express-From Newark
  2. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 44 St to Tanger North Fork-Eastbound

$38 - $47

Bus Hampton Luxury Liner  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Water Mill Ambassador-To Hamptons
  2. Take the bus from Station Road to Peconic Avenue S92

$50 - $54

Train, night train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Hicksville Port Jefferson / ...
  2. Take the night train from Hicksville to Riverhead Ronkonkoma

$28 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead 92 miles

$9 - $13

Towncar  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Riverhead 92 miles

$16 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead is to drive which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead is to drive which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport - Terminal B and arriving at Riverhead LIRR via 3 Av/E 44 St and Tanger Mall Drive. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead. However, there are services departing from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak and arriving at Riverhead via Penn Station and Ronkonkoma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Riverhead is 81 miles. The road distance is 92 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead without a car is to train which takes 3 h 55 min and costs $19 - $35.

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It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Newark Airport - Terminal B station.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead.
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  • Distance: 81.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 55 min

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Riverhead, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead via New York Penn Station, Penn Station, and Ronkonkoma in around 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead via Grand Central Terminal, 3 Av/E 44 St, Tanger, and Tanger Mall Drive in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Riverhead
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Hicksville
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Night train from Hicksville to Riverhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Hampton Luxury Liner
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Water Mill
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Station Road to Peconic Avenue
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Newark Airport to Riverhead
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Towncar from Newark Airport to Riverhead
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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