The Stony Brook Film Festival takes place at the Staller Center For The Arts, part of Stony Brook University, which is situated on an 1,100 acre site on the north
shore of Long Island in southeastern New York. We are approximately
60 miles east of New York City.
Once on campus, follow signs to the Staller Center.
From New York City, take the Long Island Expressway (LIE, I-495) eastbound
from the Queens Midtown Tunnel in Manhattan or the Throgs Neck Bridge
or Whitestone Bridge in Queens to exit 62, and follow Nicolls Road (Route
97) north for 9 miles. The main entrance to the University is on the
left. Follow signs to the parking garage and proceed to the Staller Center.
Long Island Railroad's
Port Jefferson line from Pennsylvania Station
in Manhattan to Stony Brook. The train station is at the north end of
the campus, and bus service to the central campus is provided. Some trains
require changing at Jamaica Station and some at Huntington Station. At the train station you can either walk to the Staller Center or take a short taxi or bus ride to the Staller Center.Here
for Stony Brook.
Car ferries cross
Long Island Sound at Bridgeport, Connecticut to Port Jefferson, Long Island.
Take Route 25A west to Nicolls Road, and turn left on Nicolls. The
University entrances are the first three intersections you come to. From
New London, Connecticut to Orient Point, Long Island
Take Route 25A west to Nicolls Road and proceed as above. Follow signs to the parking garage and proceed to the Staller
Island's Islip-MacArthur Airport
is 16 miles from the campus
and is serviced by direct flights by major airlines and commuter lines.
New York City Area Airports
(JFK, LaGuardia and
Newark) are 50 miles to the west.
Driving directions to Stony Brook University from Islip-MacArthur Airport: exit
the airport via Johnson Avenue. Turn right onto Veterans Memorial Highway (Route
454 West). Turn right onto Lakeland Avenue (Route 93) and right again onto
Smithtown Avenue. After crossing the bridge, Smithtown Avenue becomes Ronkonkoma
Avenue. Turn right onto Expressway Drive South and take the Long Island
Expressway (I-495) east to Exit 62 (Route 97) and follow Nicolls Road north for
9 miles. The main entrance to the University is on the left. Follow signs to the
parking garage and proceed to the Staller Center.