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There are 5 ways to get from Uniondale to Manhattan by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train, line 1 subway  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Uniondale Ave + Jerusalem Ave to Broadway + N Main St n43
  2. Take the train from Freeport to Penn Station
  3. Take the line 1 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to 72 St 1 / ...

$12 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus, subway  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Hillside Ave 179th St Subway n6 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Jamaica - 179 St to Lexington Av/63 St F

$9

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Roosevelt Field Terminal to Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd n22
  2. Take the bus from Springfield Bl/Hillside Av to Horace Harding Exp/Main St Q88
  3. Take the bus from JFK Airport Connection to 3 Av & E 79 St

$28 - $73

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Uniondale to Manhattan 27.2 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Uniondale to Manhattan 27.2 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Uniondale to Manhattan is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Uniondale to Manhattan is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Uniondale to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Uniondale Ave + Jaffa Ave and arriving at 3 Av & E 79 St via Roosevelt Field Terminal, Springfield Bl/Hillside Av and JFK Airport Connection. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Uniondale and Manhattan is 20 miles. The road distance is 27.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Uniondale to Manhattan without a car is to bus and train and line 1 subway which takes 1 h 20 min and costs $12 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Uniondale to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Uniondale to Manhattan bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, depart from Roosevelt Field Terminal station.

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Uniondale to Manhattan bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at 3 Av & E 79 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Uniondale to Manhattan is 27 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Uniondale to Manhattan.

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There are 1882+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $109 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Uniondale to Manhattan.
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  • Distance: 20.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

What companies run services between Uniondale, NY, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Uniondale to Manhattan via Roosevelt Field Terminal, Springfield Bl/Hillside Av, and JFK Airport Connection in around 2 h 44 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Freeport to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Uniondale Ave + Jerusalem Ave to Broadway + N Main St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Hillside Ave 179th St Subway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Roosevelt Field Terminal to Hillside Ave + Springfield Blvd
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Springfield Bl/Hillside Av to Horace Harding Exp/Main St
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from JFK Airport Connection to 3 Av & E 79 St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection-Westbound to 79th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Uniondale to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com
Bethpage Taxi
Phone
+1 516-652-2353
Website
bethpagelongislandtaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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