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There are 4 ways to get from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Subway, train

  1. Take the subway from 7 Av to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Hempstead

3 alternative options

Subway, bus

  1. Take the subway from 47-50 Sts-Rockefeller Ctr to Parsons Blvd
  2. Take the bus from Jamaica Bus Term to W Columbia St / Main St

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University

Drive

  1. Drive from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University

Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University by walk, subway, train and bus

The journey time between Radio City Music Hall and Hofstra University is around 1h 37m and covers a distance of around 24 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 30 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 20m. Services are operated by MTA, Long Island Rail Road and Nassau Inter-County Express. Typically 19 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 6m
Layover time:
30 min
Total time:
1h 37m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 20m
Journey distance:
24 miles
Services per week:
19
Cheapest price:
$7
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
02:23
Last service departs at:
21:27

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University walk, subway, train and bus schedules

Walk services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Friday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 32 min.

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The distance between Radio City Music Hall and Hofstra University is 20 miles. The road distance is 23.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University without a car is to subway and train which takes 1h 57m and costs $7 - $19.

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It takes approximately 1h 57m to get from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University is 23 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University.

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Map of how to get from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University.
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  • Distance: 20.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 57m

What companies run services between Radio City Music Hall, NY, USA and Hofstra University, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University. However, you can take the walk to 7 Av, take the subway to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport, take the walk to Jamaica, take the train to Hempstead, take the walk to Hemp Trans Ctr / Bays 16-21, take the bus to Fulton St + Duncan Rd., then take the walk to Hofstra University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University via 47-50 Sts-Rockefeller Ctr, Parsons Blvd, Jamaica Bus Term, W Columbia St / Main St, Hemp Trans Ctr / Bays 16-21, and Fulton St + Duncan Rd. in around 2h 6m.

Train operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 7 Av to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
Subway from 47-50 Sts-Rockefeller Ctr to Parsons Blvd
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Hempstead
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $13
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $10
Peak
$3 - $13
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516-336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Jamaica Bus Term to W Columbia St / Main St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Radio City Music Hall to Hofstra University
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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