Transportation

Directions

Please check out this useful link:

Parking

If you are coming by car, please check the Visitor Parking Page for information on where to park. Please also check the Stony Brook University Parking Map.

Other Transportation

Bus

SBU Transit is the free bus service on Campus. Information on routes and schedules for Campus buses can be found here.

To view real-time information on SBU Transit vehicle locations from your smartphone, tablet, or web capable devices, click this link to view the tracker on your web browser, or read how to download the app here.

Visit the Suffolk County Transportation site for information on other bus routes in the area, fares and schedules.

Taxi and Limousine Services

There are several taxi and limousine services that serve the Long Island area and the New York and Long Island airports:

  • Spartan: pick-up from JFK and La-Guardia airports (private cab $109+tax+20% tip) or Long Island MacArthur Airport (private cab $54+tax+20% tip)
    Reservation — Please fill in this form (to and back to airport) and fax it to Spartan office at 1-631-928-9048
  • LIALS (Long Island Limousine Service): visit their website to book your airport shuttle online
  • Winston Airport Shuttle: visit their website to book your airport shuttle online
  • Lindy’s Taxi

Uber or Lyft

Download the Uber or Lyft app, for the fastest form of travel.

Long Island Railroad (LIRR)

LIRR trains serve the Long Island area and connect it with New York City and main airports.

Please check The Metropolitan Transportation Authority website for details.

Car Rentals

Avis, with a local office in Stony Brook.
Toll free: 1-800-230-4898
Local: 1-631-444-0830

Enterprise, with a local office in Port Jefferson.
Toll free: 1-855-266-9289
Local: 1-631-474-2100

Hertz, with a local office in Port Jefferson.
Toll free: 1-800-654-3131
Local: 1-631-230-0145