To homepage

Long Island Getaways

LI Wine - AdventuresLI Wine - Adventures

Package (Non-Escorted)

Long Island's Wine Country has 40 vineyards, fun-filled festivals and an abundance of things to do. The LIRR has parntered with North Fork Express Bus to get you to some of these exciting locations.

Package includes:

  • Discounted off-peak round-trip rail
  • Two one-way bus vouchers for North Fork Express at Ronkonkoma Station
  • Deals coupon for special values at some visiting locations.

This package will be offered on the dates indicated below however other dates may be added throughout the year.

PLAN YOUR OWN ADVENTURE - groups of 10 or more (or venue owners) interested in setting up their own special day on the east end can confirm date availability with North Fork Express Bus (631-588-7433) and utilize this package ticket. Any off-peak Ronkonkoma trains may be used subject only to other special events or trackwork programs.

Dates Vineyard Performers
Saturday, Oct 20
Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard Southbound

Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard - Enjoy a fun day with live entertainment. Each weekend day a top Long Island act performs on a newly expanded outdoor deck. LIRR customers can also enjoy:
(1) A delectable food court including their infamous "merlot meatballs". Please note no outside alcohol will be allowed on premises.
(2) Wine Tastings - LIRR customers will get 10% off any product in the tasting house and receive discounts on tastings.
() Rescue Horses & Pony Rides - horse lovers of all ages can tour the paddocks and children can enjoy pony rides and face painting at this amazing haven created for horses that may have otherwise had no home.
(3) Long Island Vodka (LIV) is located right next door, providing customers an option to visit that location as well.

Package Price - Based on Start Station

Zone Stations Adults Children
1 Penn Station, Atlantic Terminal, Woodside, Kew Gardens, Forest Hills, East New York, Nostrand Avenue $34 $26.50
3 Jamaica $34 $26.50
4 New Hyde Park*, Merillon Ave*, Mineola* $34 $26.50
7 Carle Place*, Westbury*, Hicksville*, Bethpage, Farmingdale $34 $26.50
9 Wyandanch, Deer Park $30.50 $26.50
10 Brentwood, Central Islip $30.50 $26.50

*requires transfers - see schedules

Train Schedule

For the Vineyard dates listed above, take the following off-peak Ronkonkoma Branch train to Ronkonkoma Station:

Station Train Times
  Leaves Returns
Penn Station 11:15 am 5:59 pm
Atlantic Terminal (change at Jamaica) 11:11 am 6:07 pm
Woodside 11:27 am 5:48 pm
Jamaica 11:38 am 5:37 pm
Hicksville 11:58 am 5:16 pm
Bethpage 12:04 pm 5:11 pm
Farmingdale 12:09 pm 5:06 pm
Wyandanch 12:15 pm 5:00 pm
Deer Park 12:20 pm 4:55 pm
Brentwood 12:24 pm 4:51 pm
Central Islip 12:28 pm 4:47 pm
Ronkonkoma 12:35 pm 4:40 pm
North Fork Bus leaves Ronkonkoma approximately 12:45 pm  

Train times are subject to minor changes with new timetables as of September.

North Fork Express bus will be at the station - present stub to driver for each trip. BUSES MUST LEAVE ON TIME TO MAKE THE RETURN TRAIN TIME. The LIRR is not responsible for anyone that misses the bus back to the station; cabs can be used at customers expense to return to the station for any train home. Train tickets will be honored.

For Travel information, see schedules or call 511and say "LIRR".
All train times, prices and dates may be subject to change.

  • Google Translate