There are 2 ways to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Placid by train, bus or car

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Saratoga Springs Amtrak to Westport Amtrak Adirondack
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Westport, NY to Lake Placid, NY 7169

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Placid 134.4 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Placid is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Placid is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Albany Airport (ALB) and Lake Placid is 107 miles. The road distance is 134.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Placid, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Albany Airport (ALB), USA and Lake Placid, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Placid. However, you can take the bus to Saratoga Springs, NY, take the walk to Saratoga Springs Amtrak, take the train to Westport Amtrak, take the walk to Westport, NY, then take the Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid, NY. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Lake Placid.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Saratoga Springs Amtrak to Westport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators

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