• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 3 ways to get from Toms River to Long Island by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal 137 / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$21 - $39

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Port Authority Bus Terminal 137 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave to Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave South Bound:Binghamton-Manorville / ...

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Toms River to Centereach 131.8 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toms River to Long Island is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 20 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Toms River to Long Island is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 20 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Toms River to Long Island. However, there are services departing from Toms River Park & Ride and arriving at Smith Lane via New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave, Railroad Avenue and Smith Haven Mall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 39 min.

More details

The distance between Toms River and Long Island is 85 miles. The road distance is 131.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Toms River to Long Island without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 21 min and costs $20 - $40.

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Toms River to Long Island, including transfers.

More details

Toms River to Long Island bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Toms River Park & Ride station.

More details

Toms River to Long Island bus services, operated by North Fork Express, arrive at Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Toms River to Long Island is 132 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Toms River to Long Island.

Get driving directions

There are 31+ hotels available in Long Island. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Toms River to Long Island.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 84.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

What companies run services between Toms River, NJ, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Toms River to Centereach via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY-52nd St & 8th Ave, Ronkonkoma LIE/Rt 495, Exit 60S, 14c Hawkins Ave, Railroad Avenue, and Smith Haven Mall in around 5 h 39 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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
3 times a week
Schedules at
northforkexpress.com
Book at
northforkexpress.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.