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There are 5 ways to get from Wantagh to Brooklyn by train, subway, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Wantagh to Jamaica Babylon
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to East New York Hempstead / ...

$6 - $9

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Train, line 2 subway  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Wantagh to Penn Station Babylon
  2. Take the line 2 subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Church Av 2

$10 - $13

Bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Jerusalem Ave + Daffodil La to Main St at Nassau County District C n54 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Central Ave + Mott Ave n32 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St to Beach 169 St/Rockaway Point Bl Q22
  4. Take the bus from Beach 169 St/Rockaway Point Bl to Av H/Flatbush Av Q35

$8 - $13

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wantagh to Brooklyn 27.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Wantagh to Brooklyn 27.3 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Wantagh to Brooklyn is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wantagh to Brooklyn is to taxi which costs $120 - $150 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wantagh to Brooklyn. However, there are services departing from Jerusalem Ave + Daffodil La and arriving at Av H/Flatbush Av via Hempstead Transit Center, Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St and Beach 169 St/Rockaway Point Bl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wantagh to Brooklyn. However, there are services departing from Wantagh and arriving at East New York via Jamaica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 53 min.

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The distance between Wantagh and Brooklyn is 23 miles. The road distance is 27.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Wantagh to Brooklyn without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs $6 - $10.

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It takes approximately 53 min to get from Wantagh to Brooklyn, including transfers.

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Wantagh to Brooklyn bus services, operated by Nassau Inter-County Express, depart from Jerusalem Ave + Daffodil La station.

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Wantagh to Brooklyn train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Wantagh station.

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The best way to get from Wantagh to Brooklyn is to train which takes 53 min and costs $6 - $10. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $8 - $13 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Wantagh, NY, USA and Brooklyn, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Wantagh to Brooklyn via Jamaica in around 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wantagh to Brooklyn via Main St at Nassau County District C, Hempstead Transit Center, Central Ave + Mott Ave, Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St, and Beach 169 St/Rockaway Point Bl in around 2 h 48 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Wantagh to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Train from Jamaica to East New York
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
LIRR
Train from Wantagh to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Nassau Inter-County Express
Phone
+1 516 336-6600
Website
nicebus.com
Bus from Jerusalem Ave + Daffodil La to Main St at Nassau County District C
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
Bus from Hempstead Transit Center to Central Ave + Mott Ave
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
nicebus.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Beach 21 St Terminal/Beach 21 St to Beach 169 St/Rockaway Point Bl
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Beach 169 St/Rockaway Point Bl to Av H/Flatbush Av
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Wantagh to Brooklyn
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Seaford Taxi and Airport Service
Phone
+1 516 236-5735
Website
seafordtaxis.com

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Wantagh to Brooklyn bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Av H/Flatbush Av station.

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Wantagh to Brooklyn train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at East New York station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wantagh to Brooklyn is 27 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Wantagh to Brooklyn.

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