There are 4 ways to get from Stamford to Fire Island by train, bus, car or car ferry

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Babylon Babylon / ...

$69 - $166

Cheapest option

Bus Trailways New York  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, NY to Babylon Albany

$20 - $43

2 alternative options

Bus Coach USA  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, NY to Islip, NY Binghamton-Patchogue / ...
  2. Take the bus from Long Island Motor Parkway to Park Avenue S45

$22 - $30

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to Bridgeport
  2. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
  3. Drive from Port Jefferson to Islip

$22 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Fire Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $22 - $25 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stamford to Fire Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $22 - $25 and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Stamford and Fire Island is 35 miles.

It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Stamford to Fire Island, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stamford to Fire Island. However, there are services departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at Islip Town Hall via White Plains, NY and Babylon LIRR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Fire Island, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Stamford to Islip via New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Babylon, and Babylon LIRR in around 3 h 3 min. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Stamford to Islip 5 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Babylon
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from White Plains, NY to Babylon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Long Island Motor Parkway to Park Avenue
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com

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