Location & Travel

Long Island University - Post campus is located on a historic 330-acre campus on Long Island’s renowned Gold Coast. See below for directions by car, bus, and train, and from local airports. Also, below are a few prominent hotels and restaurant near by.

Campus Address

Tilles Center – Krasnoff Theater
720 Northern Boulevard
Brookville, NY 11548
Phone: 516-299-2900 Emergency/Security: dial 911 first. Then dial 516-299-2222

Travel Directions to Long Island University's Post Campus in Brookville, Long Island, New York


From New York City

Take Queens-Midtown Tunnel to Long Island Expressway (I-495). Take Exit 39 and make a left at the light (Glen Cove Road north). Go north for 2 miles; turn right (east) on Northern Boulevard (Route 25A). LIU Post is 2 miles on the right.

From Connecticut and Maine

Take I-95 south to Throgs Neck Bridge and follow directions below.

From Bronx, Westchester and Points North

Take Throgs Neck Bridge to Clearview Expressway (I-295) south. Exit to eastbound Long Island Expressway (I-495); proceed to Exit 39 and continue as indicated above.

From Southern New Jersey and Points South

Take the New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 13. Cross the Goethals Bridge to I-278 east (Staten Island Expressway). Cross the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge to the Belt Parkway east. Follow the Belt Parkway to the Cross Island Parkway north (toward the Whitestone Bridge). Follow the Cross Island Parkway to Exit 30 - Long Island Expressway (I-495) east. Take the Long Island Expressway to Exit 39 and make a left at the light (Glen Cove Road north). Go north for 2 miles; turn right (east) on Northern Boulevard (Route 25A). LIU Post is 2 miles on the right.

From Northern New Jersey

Take the George Washington Bridge east to the Cross Bronx Expressway. Cross the Throgs Neck Bridge then follow directions given from Bronx, Westchester and Points North.

From Eastern Long Island

Take Long Island Expressway (I-495) to Exit 41N (Route 107). Turn right (north) onto 107 north. Proceed to Northern Boulevard (Route 25A). Turn left (west) at Northern Boulevard. LIU Post is on the left.

From South Shore of Long Island

In Nassau County, take Wantagh State Parkway or Meadowbrook Parkway north to Northern State Parkway West to Exit 31 (Glen Cove Road North). At light, turn left (north) on Glen Cove Road. Proceed for 3 miles to Northern Boulevard (Route 25A), turn right (east). LIU Post is 2 miles on the right. In Suffolk County, take most convenient north-south road to the Long Island Expressway (I-495) and follow directions given from Eastern Long Island.

BY RAILROAD: (Long Island Rail Road)

From Pennsylvania Station, take either the Long Island Rail Road's (LIRR) Port Jefferson train line to the Hicksville station, or the Port Washington-Manhasset line to the Great Neck or Manhasset station, or the Oyster Bay line to the Greenvale station. All of these stations, except Greenvale, have bus service to LIU Post (see below for bus information). Contact the LIRR at 516-822-5477 or visit their Web site at: mta.info/lirr/ for more information regarding train and bus schedules. Taxi service is available from all of these train stations. See Taxi Service below for further information.

BY TAXI: Taxi service is available from the Greenvale, Hicksville, Great Neck and Manhasset train stations. Call All Island Taxi prior to your arrival at 516-486-6666 or Arena Taxi at 516-671-1848 for information regarding service and rates. Call Oyster Rides Taxi at 516-922-2222 for information regarding service and rates from the Hicksville train station.

BY BUS: LIU Post is serviced by the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA), Long Island Bus N20. The N20 connects to the New York City subway system (#7 line), several Long Island Rail Road stations, and other buses serving Nassau, Suffolk and Queens. Contact the MTA as 516-228-4000 or on the Web at: www.mta.info/libus/index.html.

BY CAMPUS VAN SERVICE: LIU Post provides free transportation to the Campus from the Hicksville train station during the Fall and Spring semesters only. The LIU Post Campus van, which is clearly marked, makes round-trip stops at the train station to pick up/drop off LIU Post students and visitors. Weekend and summer schedules vary. For a complete schedule contact the Hillwood Information Desk at 516-299-2611.

BY AMTRAK: LIU Post is accessible through Amtrak, which goes directly into Pennsylvania Station in New York City. From Pennsylvania Station see directions above. Contact Amtrak at 800-USA-RAIL or on the Web at www.amtrak.com/.

BY PLANE: Nearest airports to LIU Post are John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), (40 minutes from LIU Post); LaGuardia Airport (LGA), (35 minutes from LIU Post); and Islip-MacArthur, (ISP) (50 minutes from LIU Post).

Transportation from LaGuardia, John F. Kennedy or Islip-Mac Arthur airports is available by Airport Limo. For rate information, please visit www.airportlimo.com/ or call 877-APT-LIMO (278-5466).

Hotels Near Long Island University's Post Campus in Brookville, Long Island, New York

The Roslyn Hotel
1221 Old Northern Blvd.
Roslyn, NY 11576
(approximately 3.0 miles)

Hilton Garden Inn Roslyn
3 Harbor Park Drive
Roslyn, NY 11050
(approximately 3.6 miles)

Viana Hotel and Spa
3998 Brush Hollow Road
Westbury, NY 11590
(approximately 5.5 miles)

Homewood Suites by Hilton Carle Place
40 Westbury Avenue
Carle Place, NY 11514
(approximately 5.9 miles)

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Carle Place Garden City
20 Westbury Avenue
Carle Place, NY 11514
(approximately 5.9 miles)

Courtyard by Marriott Westbury Long Island
1800 Privado Road
Westbury, NY 11590
(approximately 6.0 miles)

Hilton Garden Inn Westbury
1575 Privado Road
Westbury, NY 11590
(approximately 6.0 miles)

The Mansion at Glen Cove
200 Dosoris Lane
Glen Cove, NY 11542
(approximately 6.0 miles)

Comfort Inn
24 Oak Drive
Syosset, NY 11791
(approximately 6.8 miles)

The Andrew Hotel
75 North Station Plaza
Great Neck, NY 11021
(approximately 7.0 miles)

Hyatt Place Garden City
5 North Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
(approximately 7.0 miles)

Hampton Inn Garden City
1 North Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
(approximately 7.1 miles)

Holiday Inn Westbury
369 Old Country Road
Carle Place, NY 11514
(approximately 7.1 miles)

Red Roof Plus+ Long Island
699 Dibblee Drive
Westbury, NY 11590
(approximately 7.4 miles)

La Quinta Inn & Suites Garden City
821 Stewart Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
(approximately 8.3 miles)

The Garden City Hotel
45 Seventh Street
Garden City, NY 11530
(approximately 8.4 miles)

Long Island Marriott
101 James Doolittle Blvd
Uniondale, NY 11553
(approximately 9.4 miles)

Residence Inn by Marriott Plainview Long Island
9 Gerhard Road
Plainview, NY 11803
(approximately 10.3 miles)

Restaurants Near Long Island University's Post Campus in Brookville, Long Island, New York


Barefoot Peddler
37 Glen Cove Rd., Greenvale

Ben’s Kosher Delicatessen
140 Wheatley Plaza, Greenvale

Old Northern Blvd. (Haborview Shoppes) Roslyn

Greenvale Townhouse
49 Glen Cove Rd., Greenvale

Market Bistro
519 N. Broadway, Jericho


Americana Manhasset, Greenvale

Bar Frites
Wheatley Plaza, Greenvale

Luce Ristorante
1053 Oyster Bay Road, East Norwich


Bryant & Cooper
2 Middleneck Rd. (Northern Blvd), Roslyn


Hunan Taste
3 Northern Blvd., Greenvale

1530 Old Northern Blvd. (Haborview Shoppes) Roslyn

Sarin Thai
43 Glen Cove Rd., Greenvale

Toku – 2014C Northern Blvd. (Americana Manhasset), Manhasset


1043 Northern Blvd., Roslyn


Andy Person

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