There are 4 ways to get from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to New York, NY - P.A.B.T Wilkes Barre / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$49 - $67

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Bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to New York, NY - P.A.B.T Wilkes Barre / ...
  2. Take the bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to Lake Ronkonkoma Binghamton-Patchogue / ...

$61 - $91

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Wilkes-Barre to Centereach 181.7 miles

$17 - $26

Bus, fly  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Islip (ISP) PHL - ISP

$323 - $1,655

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The cheapest way to get from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island. However, there are services departing from Wilkes-Barre, PA and arriving at Williams Boulevard via New York, Ny, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl and Expressway Drive North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 41 min.

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The distance between Wilkes-Barre and Long Island is 151 miles. The road distance is 181.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 49 min and costs $45 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island, including transfers.

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Wilkes-Barre to Long Island bus services, operated by Martz Trailways, depart from Wilkes-Barre, PA station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Islip Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Wilkes-Barre to Long Island bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Lake Ronkonkoma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wilkes-Barre to Long Island is 182 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Islip Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Long Island. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island.
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  • Distance: 150.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Wilkes-Barre to Centereach via New York, NY - P.A.B.T, New York, Ny, Queens Vil, Ny, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Lake Ronkonkoma, and Expressway Drive North in around 7 h 41 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to New York, NY - P.A.B.T
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to Lake Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com

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