LOCATION OF HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY is located in Hempstead, Long Island, New York, about 25 miles east of New York City, less than an hour away by train or automobile. The Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) has frequent trains to the Hempstead Station and the Mineola Station from Pennsylvania Station, located at 34th Street and 7th Avenue, New York City, as well as from the Flatbush Avenue Station in Brooklyn, New York. Use local taxi service to the Hofstra campus.
Local Taxi Service:
All Island Taxi Service 516-481-1111
Hempstead Taxi 516-489-4460
Pub Taxi Service 516-483-4433
Ollie’s Airport Service
Travel on the Long Island Expressway to exit 38,Northern State Parkway to Meadowbrook Parkway South (exit 31A),or Southern State Parkway to Meadowbrook Parkway North (exit 22N). Take Meadowbrook Parkway to exit M4 (Hempstead Turnpike). Proceed west on Hempstead Turnpike (Route 24W) to the Hofstra campus (approximately 1.5 miles).
TRANSPORTATION FROM AIRPORTS :
The Hofstra campus is located approximately 30 minutes by car from John F. Kennedy and LaGuardia International Airports.
CALL IN ADVANCE FOR RESERVATIONS :
Long Island Airport Limousine Service (LIALS)
LIALS can be called upon arrival at either JFK or LaGuardia International Airport at a public telephone: 656-7000 (no area code required). The phones are monitored from 4 a.m. through midnight, seven days a week.
Reserve an airport shuttle to and from JFK or around town! Our service is more convenient than lugging bags through public transit or driving and parking at the airport, with prices that are generally more economical than a taxi or limo.
U.S. Limousine and Car Service
Personalized Transportation Service
516-352-2225 or 800-962-2827
NOTE : Please be advised that there are no set fares charged by New York City yellow cabs between the airports and the Hofstra campus. Please confirm fee with the driver before starting your trip.