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The Stony Brook Film Festival takes place at the Staller Center for the Arts.   Staller Center is located at 100 Nicholls Rd., Stony Brook University, Stony Brook NY 11794. Parking is free in the Visitors’ Parking Garage for the Stony Brook Film Festival.

Once on campus, follow signs to the Staller Center.

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By Car
Take the Long Island Expressway (495) to Exit 62 North – Nicolls Road (Rte. 97). Travel 9 miles north to the Main Entrance of Stony Brook University. (Go past the South campus entrance.) Turn left into the campus, follow the signs and proceed to the Parking Garage. Staller Center is diagonally across from the Administration Building.
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By Train
Take the
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.  Cabs are also available.  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 is the schedule for Stony Brook.
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By Ferry
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 Center
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By Plane
Long 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.





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