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There are 5 ways to get from Port Jefferson to Manhattan by train, bus, car ferry or car

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Train  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the train from Port Jefferson to Huntington Port Jefferson
  2. Take the train from Huntington to New York Penn Station Port Jefferson

$13 - $20

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Bus  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Exit 63 Park and Ride to 3 Av & E 86 St North Fork

$26 - $44

Car ferry, train  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport Port Jefferson-Bridgeport
  2. Take the train from Bridgeport to Harlem-125th St. New Haven

$30 - $110

Bus via Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the bus from NYS 25A/E Broadway to Coram Plaza S61 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Coram Plaza to Ronkonkoma LIRR 6A
  3. Take the bus from Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave to NYC 3 Av & 42 St

$20 - $55

Drive  •  1h 18m

  1. Drive from Port Jefferson to Manhattan 59.8 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Port Jefferson to Manhattan is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Port Jefferson to Manhattan is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Port Jefferson to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Port Jefferson and arriving at 3 Av & E 86 St via Exit 63 Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 19m.

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The distance between Port Jefferson and Manhattan is 48 miles. The road distance is 59.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Port Jefferson to Manhattan without a car is to train which takes 3h 12m and costs $13 - $21.

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It takes approximately 3h 12m to get from Port Jefferson to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Port Jefferson to Manhattan bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., depart from Exit 63 Park and Ride station.

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The best way to get from Port Jefferson to Manhattan is to train which takes 3h 12m and costs $13 - $21. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $25 - $45 and takes 3h 19m.

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Port Jefferson to Manhattan bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at 3 Av & E 86 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port Jefferson to Manhattan is 60 miles. It takes approximately 1h 18m to drive from Port Jefferson to Manhattan.

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  • Distance: 48.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 12m

What companies run services between Port Jefferson, NY, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Port Jefferson to Manhattan via Port Jefferson LIRR, Port Jefferson, and Huntington in around 3h 12m. Alternatively, Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Exit 63 Park and Ride to 3 Av & E 86 St twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $26 and the journey takes 1h 54m.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Port Jefferson to Huntington
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$6 - $10
Train from Huntington to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $8
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Bridgeport to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
mta.info
At Station Off-Peak
$13 - $17
Onboard Off-Peak
$21
At Station Peak
$18 - $21
Onboard-Peak
$25 - $27
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from Exit 63 Park and Ride to 3 Av & E 86 St
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Prepaid Online Rate
$16 - $21
Onboard
$21 - $26
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from NYS 25A/E Broadway to Coram Plaza
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Coram Plaza to Ronkonkoma LIRR
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
North Fork Express
Phone
1-631-588-7433
Website
northforkexpress.com
Bus from Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave to NYC 3 Av & 42 St
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
northforkexpress.com
Book at
northforkexpress.com
Commuter fares
$15
North Fork fares
$35 - $50
Ferry operators
The Bridgeport and Port Jefferson Steamboat Company
Phone
+1 888-443-3779
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $85
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com
Car and driver
$59
Car and passengers
$83
Adult
$20
Senior
$17

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