There are 4 ways to get from Burlington Airport (BTV) to Lake Placid by bus, train, car ferry, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train, Amtrak Thruway  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montreal, Pq
  2. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Westport Amtrak
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Westport, NY to Lake Placid, NY

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Burlington, VT to Port Kent, NY
  2. Drive from Port Kent, NY to Lake Placid

$10 - $16

2 alternative options

Drive, car ferry, Amtrak Thruway  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Burlington Airport (BTV) to Charlotte, VT
  2. Take the car ferry from Charlotte, VT to Essex, NY
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Westport, NY to Lake Placid, NY

Towncar  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take a town car from Burlington Airport to Lake Placid 90.6 miles

$16 - $180

What companies run services between Burlington Airport (BTV), USA and Lake Placid, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Burlington Airport (BTV) to Lake Placid. However, you can take the bus to Montreal, Pq, take the walk to Station Berri-UQAM, take the line 2 subway to Station Bonaventure, take the walk to Montreal Central Station, 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 Burlington, VT, take the car ferry to Port Kent, NY, then take the drive to Lake Placid.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Montreal Central Station to Westport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Ferry operators
Lake Champlain Ferries
Website
ferries.com
Car ferry from Burlington, VT to Port Kent, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
ferries.com
Car ferry from Charlotte, VT to Essex, NY
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
ferries.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Burlington Airport to Lake Placid
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Burlington Airport (BTV) and Lake Placid is 69 km.

The cheapest way to get from Burlington Airport (BTV) to Lake Placid is to car ferry and drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Burlington Airport (BTV) to Lake Placid is to towncar which takes 2 h 16 min and costs $16 - $180.

It takes approximately 9 h 29 min to get from Burlington Airport (BTV) to Lake Placid, including transfers.