The Long Island Rail Road’s Stony Brook Station is across the street from our campus and is served by the Port Jefferson Line. Trains travel daily to and from Penn Station in Manhattan.
Two year-round car ferries offer round-trip service to Connecticut. The closest option to campus operates between Port Jefferson, which is four miles east of the School, and Bridgeport, Connecticut. The other ferry travels between Orient Point, on the east end of Long Island, and New London, Connecticut. Reservations are suggested for both.
Bridgeport-Port Jefferson Ferry: 888-44-FERRY
Cross Sound Ferry Services: 860-443-5281
Two major airports – JFK International Airport and LaGuardia Airport – are located within 40 miles of our campus. The Long Island MacArthur Airport, just a 15-minute drive away, is another option for domestic travel via Southwest Airlines or US Airways.
Car/Limousine Service from Airports
Cost one-way is about $75-110. You can arrange for a private car or the share-a-ride van. This is a good service, but it may take longer to return to Stony Brook if the van is dropping off other passengers. Classic Limo can also be contacted through the airport's Ground Transportation Desk.
Spartan Limousine Service
Cost one-way is about $75. Drivers are not in uniform. The driver will meet the student/parent in baggage claim. If the driver is picking up a student, the student's name will be on a sign.
Cost one-way is about $110 and can be paid by credit card. Ask for The Stony Brook School rate when making the reservation. Students sometimes share the cost with friends. Cars are new Town Cars; a uniformed driver will meet student in baggage claim. The student’s name will be on a sign.