Location & Directions

Southside Hospital
301 East Main Street
Bay Shore, New York 11706

(631) 968-3000
(631) 968-3352 patient information

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From Western Long Island
Take the Long Island Expressway to the Sagtikos ParkwaySouth. Continue to the Southern State Parkway. Bear left at the fork. Exit toFifth Avenue southbound (Exit 42). At the Southern State Parkway Spur, turnleft, then turn right immediately onto Fifth Avenue. Continue south to MontaukHighway. Turn left. Southside Hospital is one-half mile on the left. If takingthe Sunrise Highway, exit at Fifth Avenue, southbound and follow the abovedirections.

From Eastern Long Island
Take the Long Island Expressway to the Sagtikos Parkway South and follow the above directions. From the Sunrise Highway, take Brentwood Avenue south to Montauk Highway. Turn right. The hospital is a short distance away on the right.

From Northern New York City suburbs and upstate New York
Take I-87 south (New York State Thruway) to I-287 East. Take I-287 east (Cross Westchester Expressway), crossing the Tappan Zee Bridge, to I-95 south. Take I-95 south to I-295 (Throgs Neck Expressway and Clearview Expressway). Cross the Throgs Neck Bridge and continue south to I-495 (Long Island Expressway). Take the Long Island Expressway east, following the directions from the west.

From Southern New England
Take I-95 south to I-295 and follow northern New York City suburb directions.

From Northern New Jersey
Take I-95 (New Jersey Turnpike) to the George Washington Bridge. Cross the bridge, then continue on I-95 to I-295 south and follow northern New York City suburbs directions.

From Central New Jersey, Manhattan and Queens
Take the Lincoln Tunnel to Manhattan. Take 34th Street east to the Queens Midtown Tunnel to I-495 (Long Island Expressway). Take the expressway east and follow the directions for western Long Island.

From Southern New Jersey, Staten Island, Brooklyn and Queens
Take I-278 to the Goethals Bridge and across Staten Island to the Verrazano Narrows Bridge (left lane). Then take the Belt Parkway to the "Eastern Long Island" split and the Southern State Parkway. Continue east and follow the directions for coming to the hospital from western Long Island.

By Train

The Long Island Rail Road provides frequent service between Pennsylvania Station, in Manhattan, and Bay Shore. Southside Hospital is a one-half mile walk from the train station east on Union Street. Taxis are available at the station.


The most convenient airport to Southside Hospital is Long Island's MacArthur Airport. The hospital is also accessible from John F. Kennedy International Airport and LaGuardia Airport.

Taxi Services

These taxi companies serve Southside Hospital and surrounding communities.

Bay Shore
Aardvark Cab Corp. (631) 665-5502
General Island Taxi (631) 969-1562
Tommy's Taxi Service (631) 665-4800

Cherry's Limo and Airport Service (631) 434-7340
General Island Taxi (631) 952-3450
Greenline Taxi (631) 436-7272
Jo-Jo's (631) 231-2442
JT Medical Transportation (631) 273-7773

Islip Terrace
Islip Terrace Taxi (631) 277-8888
McRides Taxi (631) 277-8100

Central Islip
C & C Taxi (631) 348-1010

Limousine Services

Bay Shore
Clique Limousine Service (631) 665-1285
A Unique Rolls Royce (631) 665-7031
N & D Limousines (631) 968-8900

Acclaim Town Car Service (631) 654-0772
Adrina Executive Limo Corp (631) 951-0610

West Islip
Dynasty Limousine (631) 587-8500
Lap of Luxury (631) 254-4404
Crest Limousine Inc (631) 669-1142

East Islip/Central Islip
A & S Limousine (631) 277-8527
Long Island Airport Cab & Car (631) 348-7220

Last Update

May 24, 2010
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