There are 3 ways to get from Times Square to Long Island by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$14 - $18

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Brentwood Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from Brentwood Parkway to Smith Haven Mall 3D

$12 - $16

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to Centereach 52.1 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Long Island is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Long Island is to drive which takes 1 h 5 min and costs $5 - $8.

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The distance between Times Square and Long Island is 78 km. The road distance is 83 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Times Square to Long Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Times Square to Centereach hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Brentwood Parkway to Smith Haven Mall
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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