There are 5 ways to get from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island by bus, train, car or plane

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  •  5 h 39 min

  1. 110 / ...
  2. Ronkonkoma

$50 - $68

4 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. 110 / ...
  2. 495

$62 - $92

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. 181.7 miles

$17 - $26

Fly Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Newark, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. AVP - EWR

$374 - $596

Bus to Philadelphia, fly to Islip  •  6 h 20 min

  1. PHL - ISP

$322 - $1,654

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, Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Lake Ronkonkoma, and Expressway Drive North in around 7 h 19 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 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 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Bus from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
martztrailways.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Wilkes-Barre and Long Island is 241 km. The road distance is 291 km.

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

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

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, Hillside Av/Springfield Bl and Expressway Drive North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Wilkes-Barre to Long Island, including transfers.