There are 4 ways to get from Stony Brook to Manhattan by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Penn Station Port Jefferson

$15 - $20

Cheapest option

Train via Huntington  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Huntington Port Jefferson
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Penn Station Port Jefferson

$15 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Stony Brook LIRR to Suffolk Avenue 3D
  2. Take the train from Central Islip to Penn Station Ronkonkoma

$15 - $20

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Stony Brook to Manhattan 54.3 miles

$5 - $8

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The distance between Stony Brook and Manhattan is 44 miles. The road distance is 54.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Stony Brook to Manhattan without a car is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Stony Brook to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stony Brook to Manhattan is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Stony Brook to Manhattan.

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  • Distance: 44.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between Stony Brook, NY, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Stony Brook to Manhattan once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Stony Brook to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Stony Brook to Huntington
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Huntington to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Stony Brook LIRR to Suffolk Avenue
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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