There are 7 ways to get from Wilmington to Long Island by train, bus, 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

Train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$100 - $246

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Midtown - 34 W. 31st St.
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Brentwood Ronkonkoma

$28 - $36

5 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to New York, Ny 2400 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to Lake Ronkonkoma Binghamton-Patchogue / ...

$43 - $83

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Centereach 182 miles

$17 - $26

Train, fly to Islip  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Islip (ISP) PHL - ISP

$343 - $1,750

Train, fly to New York JFK  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York JFK (JFK) PHL - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma

$197 - $598

Train, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma

$195 - $622

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Long Island is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Long Island is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Wilmington and Long Island is 151 miles. The road distance is 182 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Wilmington to Long Island, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington to Long Island. However, there are services departing from Wilmington, De 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 6 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Wilmington, DE, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Wilmington to Centereach via New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Ronkonkoma, and Ronkonkoma LIRR in around 3 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wilmington to Centereach via New York, Ny, Queens Vil, Ny, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Lake Ronkonkoma, and Expressway Drive North in around 6 h 29 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Islip
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$85 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $230
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
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
Train from Penn Station to Brentwood
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Midtown - 34 W. 31st St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wilmington, De to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
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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