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Long Island Railroad

NYU Winthrop Hospital is located steps away from the Mineola train station. For schedules and additional information, please contact the Long Island Railroad at 877-690-5116 or visit them online.

By Air

There are 3 primary commercial airports that are convenient to NYU Winthrop Hospital:

John F. Kennedy International Airport (13 miles)
Jamaica, New York, NY

LaGuardia Airport (16 miles)
New York, NY

Long Island MacArthur Airport (29 miles)
100 Arrival Ave, Ronkonkoma, NY

PALS: Patient Airlift Services

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Patient Airlift Services arranges free air transportation based on need to individuals requiring medical care and for other humanitarian purposes. PALS has a network of volunteer pilots who provide this service without reimbursement or compensation, using their own or rented aircraft. In no case are fees of any kind charged for these services

Generally, the individuals who utilize PALS have limited financial resources or are receiving diagnosis, treatment, or follow-up for various types of acute or chronic illnesses or conditions that make it either financially impossible or otherwise unfeasible to use public commercial or private charter transportation. To request a flight, contact PALS at 631-694-PALS (7257) or


For a discounted room rate, please mention NYU Winthrop Hospital at the following hotels when making a reservation.

Garden City Hotel
46 7th St, Garden City, NY

Holiday Inn Westbury
369 Old Country Rd, Carle Place, NY

Homewood Suites
40 Westbury Avenue, Carle Place, NY

Hyatt Place Garden City
5 North Ave, Garden City, NY

Inn at Great Neck
30 Cutter Mill Road, Great Neck, NY

Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
101 James Doolittle Blvd., Uniondale, NY

Red Roof Inn
699 Dibblee Drive, Westbury, NY
800-Red-Roof (1-800-733-7663)

Springhill Suites by Marriott
20 Westbury Avenue
Carle Place, NY 11514

Viana Hotel & Spa
3998 Brush Hollow Road, Westbury, NY