There are 3 ways to get from Shelter Island to Manhattan by train or bus

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Greenport to Jamaica Ronkonkoma

$21 - $28

2 alternative options

Bus Hampton Jitney Inc.  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Greenport to 3 Av & E 79 St North Fork

$26 - $31

Bus Hampton Luxury Liner  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from 9th Street to Station Road S92
  2. Take the bus from Water Mill to 86th Street - Manhattan Ambassador to NYC

$38

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The cheapest way to get from Shelter Island to Manhattan is to train which costs $21 - $28 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Shelter Island to Manhattan is to train which costs $21 - $28 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Shelter Island and Manhattan is 88 miles.

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Shelter Island to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Shelter Island to Manhattan.
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  • Distance: 87.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between Shelter Island, NY, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Shelter Island to Manhattan once a week. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Shelter Island to Manhattan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $31 and the journey takes 3 h 1 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Greenport to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from 9th Street to Station Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Hampton Luxury Liner
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Water Mill to 86th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com

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