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CSHL from Penn Station, JFK, LGA and Syosset station.


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By train:

From New York City (NYC)

The Long Island Rail Road runs between Penn Station and Syosset.  CSHL provides a complimentary shuttle service from Syosset LIRR train station to CSHL.

CSHL free shuttle schedule: Click for PDF


Local Taxis:

Syosset Taxi: (516) 921-2141
Rates (estimated): 1- $9.00 - 2 $6.00 per person.

**We do not recommend Island Taxi or Oyster Rides taxis.**


By plane: 

JFK and LaGuardia airports are located 45-90 min travel time depending on Long Island traffic (which can be bad!). Islip Airport is located on Long Island approximately 40-60 min away. The JFK Airtrain runs between JFK airport and Jamaica in Queens/NYC and connects with the LIRR.


*NOTE:  Before accepting car service from a driver at the airport, please be sure to request proper identification bearing the Cold Spring Harbor logo or of the service providers mentioned above.*


Recommended Car Service providers from JFK and LaGuardia airports to CSHL (avoid rides from independent or unlicensed taxis)

EXECUTIVE LIMOUSINE SERVICE: (631-696-8000) - 2017 RATES


SYOSSET LIMOUSINE SERVICE (SLS): (516) 364-9681(516) 364-9681 - 2017 RATES                RESERVATIONS
Syossetlimo@aol.com (servicing CSHL since 1989)- SLS operates non-stop shuttle service to JFK & LGA on the last day of CSHL meetings. SLS also provides transportation to and from Islip Airport, Manhattan and the tri-state area.


SUPER SHUTTLE (online booking preferred) - 2017 RATES



US LIMOUSINE SERVICE, Ltd. (1 800-962-2827 or 516-354-8487, ext 3)  - 2017 RATES


Effective Wednesday, April 5th, all passengers utilizing a car service for pick up at LGA airport coming into TERMINAL B will need to take a Port Authority shuttle bus or walk to parking field 10 (car service holding area) due to construction taking place at the airport.  For more information regarding a pick up at LGA airport Terminal B, please click on the following link: http://laguardiaairport.com/news/fhv-pick-up/


By car:

From NYC and points west:

Take I-495 E toward Eastern Long Island to exit 41N for New York 106/107 toward Oyster Bay. Turn right onto 107N for about 1 mile then another right onto 106N for 3.5 miles.

Make a right onto Northern Blvd 25A and travel 4 miles until you reach a traffic light and Bungtown road will be on your left.

From points south:

Take Southern State Pkwy to exit 28AN merge onto Seaford Oyster Bay (NY-135N) towards Syosset. 

Proceed to exit at 14E for New York 25 E toward Woodbury. Make a left onto South Woods road and drive for 1.6 miles then turn right onto Cold Spring road for about 1 mile.

Continue onto 25A for about 1 mile until you reach a traffic light where Bungtown road will be on your left.

From points east:

Islip Airport:

Travel on NY-454 W until you reach I-495 W. Proceed left onto I-495 W via ramp towards New York.

Take exit 51 towards NY-231/Babylon/Northport. At traffic light turn right onto Deer Park Ave.

Take Country Road 35 N to Main Street 25A. Continue on 25A for about four miles until you reach a traffic light and Bungtown road will be on your right.

Port Jefferson Ferry-
Port Jefferson [NY] - Bridgeport [CT]
(631-473-0286)

Follow 25A all the way until you reach Bungtown Road on your right.

Cross Sound Ferry-
Orient Point [NY] - New London [CT]
(860-443-5281)

Take route 25 to I-495 W.

Proceed to exit 51 towards NY-231/Babylon/Northport. At traffic light turn right onto Deer Park Ave. 

Take Country Road 35 N to Main Street 25A. Continue on 25A for about four miles until you reach a traffic light and Bungtown road will be on your right.


Car Rentals:


135 W. Jericho Tpke.
Huntington Station, NY
(631) 271-9300
Nationwide (800) 331-1212


338 East Jericho Tpke.

Huntington Station, NY

(631) 424-2500


145 West Jericho Tpke.
Huntington, NY
(631) 427-6106


Hotels:

Remember we arrange housing for ~90% of meetings participants and 100% of course participants. If you prefer to arrange your own accommodation, here are some Local Hotels.


Travel alert:

International visitors to the U.S. from Visa Waiver Program countries are now required to apply for travel authorization online:

Electronic System for Travel Authorization