By Luxury Bus
The Hampton Jitney (631.283.4600) and Hamptons Abassador (631.283.4676) are a luxury coaches service that operates out of New York City. Shelter Island can be reached by car in approximately 2.5 to 3 hours from New York City (expect longer on peak summer travel days).
The luxury buses are an easy taxi connection from La Guardia and JFK airports in NYC. Reservation is recommended. Take the North Fork Line from multiple pick up points in Manhattan to Greenport, Long Island. The bus drops off at the North Ferry. The nearest South Fork bus stop is in Sag Harbor. Use taxi to get to the South Ferry (Hometown Taxi- 631.725.6969).