Ronkonkoma travel guide

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You're Going to Love Ronkonkoma

With a population of 19,082, Ronkonkoma is a must-see destination in New York State, United States. We recommend you stay at least 2 days in order to fully appreciate everything Ronkonkoma has to offer.

When to visit Ronkonkoma

Ronkonkoma in February
Estimated hotel price
C$ 188
1 night at 3-star hotel
Ronkonkoma in February
Estimated hotel price
C$ 188
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Ronkonkoma


When flying to Ronkonkoma, you’ll arrive at Islip Long Island (ISP), which is located 3 km from the city centre The shortest flight to Ronkonkoma from Canada departs from Toronto and takes around 1h 31m.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Ronkonkoma. The train journey from Ronkonkoma to Philadelphia takes 1h 20m and costs around C$ 13 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Wilmington, expect to pay about C$ 13 for a 1h 48m trip.


Another option to get to Ronkonkoma is to pick up a car rental from New York, which is about 45 miles from Ronkonkoma. You’ll find branches of Advantage and Thrifty, among others, in New York.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Ronkonkoma, including OurBus, Peter Pan Bus Lines and Greyhound. From New Haven, the bus ride to Ronkonkoma takes 95 miles and will cost you around C$ 16. From Philadelphia, the ticket costs about C$ 25 for a journey of 177 km.

Airports near Ronkonkoma

Airlines serving Ronkonkoma

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
Good (1,738 reviews)
Air France
Good (638 reviews)
United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
Good (1,702 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (322 reviews)
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Air Canada
Good (2,667 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (162 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Where to stay in popular areas of Ronkonkoma

Most booked hotels in Ronkonkoma

Courtyard by Marriott Long Island MacArthur Airport
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 220+
Hilton Garden Inn Islip/MacArthur Airport
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
C$ 252+
Hyatt Regency Long Island
Good (7.8, Good reviews)
C$ 288+
Residence Inn Long Island Hauppauge/Islandia
Good (7.9, Good reviews)
C$ 312+
Holiday Inn Express Hauppauge-Long Island
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
C$ 256+
Rodeway Inn MacArthur Airport
Good (6.7, Good reviews)
C$ 138+

Renting a car in Ronkonkoma

Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Budget and Avis are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to rent a car in Ronkonkoma is the Budget branch at 150 Arrival Ave, which is 3 km from the downtown.

Expect to pay C$ 1.36 per litre in Ronkonkoma (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 16.23 and C$ 21.64. Intermediate (Ford Maverick or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Ronkonkoma, while also 57% cheaper than other types, on average.