There are 5 ways to get from Stamford to Long Island by train, bus, car ferry or car
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The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Long Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $22 - $25 and takes 1 h 57 min.
The quickest way to get from Stamford to Long Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $22 - $25 and takes 1 h 57 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Stamford to Long Island. However, there are services departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at Williams Boulevard via White Plains, NY and Expressway Drive North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.
The distance between Stamford and Long Island is 30 miles.
The best way to get from Stamford to Long Island without a car is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs $70 - $170.
It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Stamford to Long Island, including transfers.
Stamford to Long Island bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from White Plains, NY station.
The best way to get from Stamford to Long Island is to train which takes 3 h 23 min and costs $70 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $22 - $50 and takes 4 h 47 min.
Stamford to Long Island bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Lake Ronkonkoma station.
There are 34+ hotels available in Long Island. Prices start at $119 USD per night.
What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?
You can take a train from Stamford to Centereach via New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Ronkonkoma, and Ronkonkoma LIRR in around 3 h 23 min. Alternatively, Coach USA operates a bus from Stamford to Centereach 3 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 57 min.
Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.
Train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
- Ave. Duration
- 47 min
- Estimated price
- $55 - $160
- Business Seat
- $55 - $150
- First Class Seat
- $120 - $160
Bus from White Plains, NY to Lake Ronkonkoma
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.
Bus from Stamford, Ct to Bridgeport, Ct
- Ave. Duration
- 40 min
- Estimated price
- $9 - $20
- $9 - $13
- $15 - $20
Car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
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