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There are 4 ways to get from Times Square to Stony Brook University by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 37 min

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

$12 - $17

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Bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave to Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave
  2. Take the bus from Railroad Avenue to Smith Haven Mall S59
  3. Take the bus from Smith Haven Mall to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union S60 / ...

$4

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Central Islip Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from Central Islip LIRR to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union 3D

$15 - $20

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Times Square to Stony Brook University 55.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Times Square to Stony Brook University is to bus which costs $4 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Times Square to Stony Brook University is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Times Square to Stony Brook University. However, there are services departing from New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave and arriving at SUNY Stony Brook Student Union via Railroad Avenue and Smith Haven Mall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Times Square station to Stony Brook University. However, there are services departing from Penn Station and arriving at Stony Brook via Huntington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Times Square and Stony Brook University is 47 miles. The road distance is 55.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Stony Brook University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs $12 - $18.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Times Square to Stony Brook University, including transfers.

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Times Square to Stony Brook University bus services, operated by North Fork Express, depart from New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave station.

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Times Square to Stony Brook University train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Times Square to Stony Brook University is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs $12 - $18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $4 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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  • Distance: 46.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Times Square, NY, USA and Stony Brook University, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Times Square to Stony Brook University via Huntington and Stony Brook in around 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Times Square to Stony Brook University via Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave, Railroad Avenue, Smith Haven Mall, and SUNY Stony Brook Student Union in around 3 h 21 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Huntington
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
LIRR
Train from Huntington to Stony Brook
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
LIRR
Train from Penn Station to Central Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
North Fork Express
Phone
1-631-588-7433
Website
northforkexpress.com
Bus from New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave to Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
northforkexpress.com
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northforkexpress.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Railroad Avenue to Smith Haven Mall
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Smith Haven Mall to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Central Islip LIRR to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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Times Square to Stony Brook University bus services, operated by Suffolk County Transit, arrive at SUNY Stony Brook Student Union station.

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Times Square to Stony Brook University train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Stony Brook station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Times Square to Stony Brook University is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Times Square to Stony Brook University.

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