There are 5 ways to get from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Mineola Port Jefferson / ...

$12 - $14

Cheapest option

Train via Jamaica  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica Babylon / ...
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Hempstead Hempstead / ...

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 3506 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 3506 bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny 3506 / ...

$12 - $22

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University 23.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University 23.3 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 31 min.

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The distance between Pennsylvania Station and Hofstra University is 21 miles. The road distance is 23.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to get from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Fulton St + Duncan Rd. via Hempstead Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pennsylvania Station station to Hofstra University. However, there are services departing from Penn Station and arriving at Hempstead via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Pennsylvania Station, NY, USA and Hofstra University, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 37 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Mineola
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Hempstead
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Hempstead, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Other operators
Taxi from Pennsylvania Station to Hofstra University
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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