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Transportation - How to Get Around Long Island

Here's where you'll get info on Long Island airports, buses, and the Long Island Railroad. You'll find out which websites have free maps and directions. Learn where to find taxis, or rent a car or limo.
  1. Airports in and around Long Island, NY (2)
  2. Driving & Traffic on LI (9)
  3. The Long Island Rail Road (6)

LIRR Strike is Averted
LIRR Strike is averted. Read on to hear why you don't have to worry about interrupted service this weekend and beyond.

Contingency Travel Plans If the LIRR Goes on Strike
Contingency Plan If the LIRR Strikes. Find out how you can travel from Long Island and parts of NYC into Manhattan if the Long Island Rail Road discontinues service in the event of a strike.

The Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) Train Time App
The Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) Train Time App. - Find out how and where you can download a free app for LIRR information.

Save Money on Gas on Long Island, NY
Save Money on Gas on Long Island, NY. Find out how to save on gas prices in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.

Long Island Ferries
Long Island Ferries. Learn about ferries that sail to and from Long Island, NY.

What's Your Favorite Day Trip to or from Long Island, NY?
What's Your Favorite Day Trip to or from Long Island, NY? Readers share their opinions.

Nassau County Bicycling Paths
Nassau County Bicycling Paths, From paved bicycle paths to mountain bike trails in Nassau County, Long Island, NY.

The Long Island Rail Road
The Long Island Rail Road will get you in to Manhattan's Penn Station and back again. Their home page lists schedules and has a map of the various rail road lines.

Long Island Bus
The Long Island Bus system runs through Nassau, and parts of Suffolk and Eastern Queens. Some buses link to the Long Island Rail Road. Their website has schedules, prices and a map.

Suffolk County Transit
Suffolk County Transit buses run through most of Eastern Long Island. Their website includes a transit system map, and large print schedules. Also includes information on Suffolk County Accessible Transportation (SCAT), which provides curb-to-curb service for individuals with disabilities.

Huntington Area Rapid Transit (HART)
The town of Huntington has its own bus system. Learn about the Huntington Area Rapid Transit (HART). schedules and where to download a system map.

Google Maps
Type in your destination and Google Maps will give you driving directions.

Find the Cheapest Gas Prices on Long Island
Looking for the cheapest gas prices on Long Island? This link to GasBuddy will tell you about the best prices in your neighborhood.

Long Island on Mapquest
Here's another good link to find directions to places in Long Island and beyond.

Long Island on Yahoo Maps
Find maps for Long Island and other locations and get driving directions.

HopStop - Long Island Directions
Type in a starting destination and an ending destination, and HopStop will plot out a route for you via bus or LIRR.

How Do I Report A Pothole on Long Island?
How Do I Report A Pothole on Long Island? Find out who to call to repair a pothole on Long Island, NY.

What's the Weather Report for Long Island, NY?
What's the Weather Report for Long Island, NY? - Where to find out the temperature in Nassau and Suffolk Counties

Are You Allowed To Smoke E-Cigarettes on LIRR Trains?
Are You Allowed To Smoke E-Cigarettes on LIRR Trains?

MADD Long Island
MADD Long Island. Read about the local affiliate of Mothers Against Drunk Driving.

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