There are 3 ways to get from Yonkers to Long Island by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Yonkers to New York VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma Ronkonkoma

$33 - $69

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Bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from S Broadway/Prospect Av to 5 Av/W 40 St BxM3
  2. Take the bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Airport Connection - EB Eastbound

$25 - $68

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Yonkers to Centereach 57.2 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Yonkers to Long Island. However, there are services departing from S Broadway/Prospect Av and arriving at Williams Boulevard via 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St and Expressway Drive North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 46 min.

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The distance between Yonkers and Long Island is 44 miles. The road distance is 57.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Yonkers to Long Island without a car is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Yonkers to Long Island, including transfers.

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Yonkers to Long Island bus services, operated by New York City Transit (MTA), depart from S Broadway/Prospect Av station.

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The best way to get from Yonkers to Long Island is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 46 min.

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Yonkers to Long Island bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, arrive at Airport Connection - EB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Yonkers to Long Island is 57 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Yonkers to Long Island.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Long Island. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Yonkers to Long Island.
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  • Distance: 44.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

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

You can take a train from Yonkers to Centereach via New York, Penn Station, Ronkonkoma, and Ronkonkoma LIRR in around 3 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Yonkers to Centereach via 5 Av/W 40 St, 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St, Airport Connection - EB, and Expressway Drive North in around 4 h 46 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Yonkers to New York
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $27
Economy
$21 - $29
Economy Plus
$35 - $55
Business
$29 - $40
Business Plus/Sleeper
$55 - $80
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Yonkers Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$20 - $30
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Business Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Room
$120 - $180
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
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from S Broadway/Prospect Av to 5 Av/W 40 St
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Airport Connection - EB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40

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