There are 5 ways to get from Rockville Centre to Manhattan by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Rockville Centre to Penn Station Babylon

$9 - $11

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Merrick Rd. & Morris Ave to Archer Ave + Parsons Blvd n4
  2. Take the subway from Jamaica Center - Parsons/Archer to 50 St E

$9

3 alternative options

Bus, line 3507 bus  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Rockville Centre LIRR to Hempstead Transit Center n15 / ...
  2. Take the line 3507 bus from Hempstead, Ny to New York, Ny 3507 / ...

$12 - $22

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rockville Centre to Manhattan 24.1 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Rockville Centre to Manhattan 24.1 miles

$2 - $4

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No, there is no direct bus from Rockville Centre to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Rockville Centre LIRR and arriving at New York, Ny via Hempstead, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Rockville Centre and Manhattan is 19 miles. The road distance is 24.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Rockville Centre to Manhattan without a car is to train which takes 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Rockville Centre to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Rockville Centre to Manhattan bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, depart from Rockville Centre LIRR station.

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The best way to get from Rockville Centre to Manhattan is to train which takes 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 3507 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 51 min.

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Rockville Centre to Manhattan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rockville Centre to Manhattan is 24 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Rockville Centre to Manhattan.

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There are 1780+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 19.2 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Rockville Centre, NY, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Rockville Centre to Manhattan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rockville Centre to Manhattan via Hempstead Transit Center and Hempstead, Ny in around 1 h 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Merrick Rd. & Morris Ave to Archer Ave + Parsons Blvd
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Rockville Centre LIRR to Hempstead Transit Center
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hempstead, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Other operators
Taxi from Rockville Centre to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com
Bethpage Taxi
Phone
+1 516-652-2353
Website
bethpagelongislandtaxi.com

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