Nassau Coliseum1255 Hempstead Turnpike
Uniondale, NY 11553
Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum was built in 1972 on the site of Mitchel
1255 Hempstead Turnpike
Uniondale, NY 11553
From Queens: Take Grand Central Parkway into the Northern State Parkway to exit 31A (Meadowbrook Parkway South) to exit M4 (Meadowbrook Parkway), follow signs to Nassau Coliseum.
From Manhattan: Take Battery Tunnel to Belt Parkway, proceeding east to the Southern State Parkway, to exit 22N (Meadowbrook Parkway North) to exit M4, follow signs to Nassau Coliseum. From all other areas exit M4 and follow signs to Nassau Coliseum.
Parking for cars is $7 and for buses $14. Handicapped parking is available, as is VIP/press parking. To drop off/pick up ticketed guests before or after an event, enter through the Earle Ovington Boulevard entrance, opposite Hofstra University, on the west side of the venue.
By bus, take the Long Island Bus routes N70, N71, or N72 from the Hempstead Terminal, which will drop you off on Hempstead Turnpike opposite the Nassau Coliseum. Information for all buses to and from the Nassau Coliseum can also be obtained by calling 516-228-4000 or by visiting the Long Island Bus Web site. By train: the Long Island Rail Road offers service near Nassau Coliseum. There is no train stop for the Nassau Coliseum; you will need to take a bus or a taxi to the venue from any station. Nassau Coliseum is located near three LIRR train stations: Westbury, Hempstead & Hicksville. All stations are about a 5-10 minute ride from the LIRR. Westbury Station: Taxis are located at the train station. There is no direct bus service available to Nassau Coliseum from the Westbury train station. Hempstead Station: Taxis are located at the train station or you can walk one block to the Hempstead Bus Terminal and take either the N70, N71, or N72, which will drop you off on Hempstead Turnpike opposite the Nassau Coliseum. Hicksville Station: Taxis are located at the train station. There is no direct bus service available to Nassau Coliseum from the Hicksville train station. For schedules and more information, call either (516) 822-5477 or 718 (217-5477) or visit the Long Island Rail Road Web site.