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There are 6 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead by train, bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 54 min

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

$20 - $34

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Shuttle  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Newark Airport to Riverhead

$16 - $75

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 25 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

$35 - $54

Train, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Patchogue Montauk
  2. Take the bus from Patchogue LIRR to Riverhead County Center S66

$27 - $37

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

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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 25 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 54 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 54 min and costs $19 - $35.

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 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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Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs $19 - $35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $55 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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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 54 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 54 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 25 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Train from Ronkonkoma to Riverhead
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to Patchogue
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 3 Av/E 44 St to Tanger
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Patchogue LIRR to Riverhead County Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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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Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at Tanger station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Riverhead station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead is 92 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Riverhead.

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