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

Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Freeport to Penn Station Babylon

$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

Line 3507 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 3507 bus from Hempstead, Ny to New York, Ny 3507 / ...

$12 - $22

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 Jerusalem Ave & Uniondale Ave and arriving at New York, Ny via Hempstead, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 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 train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $12 - $16.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Uniondale to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Uniondale to Manhattan bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Hempstead, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Uniondale to Manhattan is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $12 - $16. Alternatively, you can line 3507 bus, which costs $12 - $22 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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  • Distance: 20.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from Uniondale to Manhattan every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Uniondale to Manhattan hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
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
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hempstead, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
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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