There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Lake George by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Albany, Ny 277 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny 4008

$45 - $95

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Train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$107 - $204

Bus via Springfield, MA  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma 277 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY

$56 - $114

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Lake George 224.2 miles

$22 - $35

Fly, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Albany (ALB) BOS - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY

$207 - $439

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Lake George is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Lake George is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between Boston and Lake George is 154 miles. The road distance is 224.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Boston to Lake George, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Lake George. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Lake George, NY via Albany, Ny and Glens Falls, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Boston to Lake George bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Syracuse, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Lake George.
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  • Distance: 154.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 34 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Lake George, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Boston to Lake George via Albany, Ny, Glens Falls, Ny, and Glens Falls, NY in around 7 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Lake George via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak in around 7 h 41 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Albany, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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