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There are 8 ways to get from Chattanooga to Lake Placid by plane, car ferry, bus, train or car

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Fly Chattanooga to Burlington, car ferry, Amtrak Thruway  •  9h 30m

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

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Bus Wanda Coach  •  26h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York - 19 Pike St. to Albany
  3. Take the bus from SUNY Collins Circle - Albany to Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum

$130 - $166

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Bus to Atlanta, fly to Burlington, car ferry, Amtrak Thruway  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Burlington (BTV) ATL - BTV
  3. Take the car ferry from Charlotte, VT to Essex, NY
  4. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Westport, NY to Lake Placid, NY

Fly Chattanooga to Plattsburgh, train, Amtrak Thruway  •  10h 13m

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Plattsburgh (PBG) CHA - PBG
  2. Take the train from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station to Westport Amtrak Station
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Westport, NY to Lake Placid, NY

Bus to Atlanta, fly to Albany, bus  •  10h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Albany (ALB) ATL - ALB
  3. Take the bus from Albany Airport to Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum

$144 - $510

Bus, train, Amtrak Thruway  •  24h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga, TN to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Westport Amtrak Station
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Westport, NY to Lake Placid, NY

Bus NYTN Bus  •  25h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga, TN to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York - 19 Pike St. to Albany
  3. Take the bus from SUNY Collins Circle - Albany to Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum

$150 - $306

Drive  •  18h 27m

  1. Drive from Chattanooga to Lake Placid 1083 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Chattanooga to Lake Placid is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 18h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Chattanooga to Lake Placid is to bus and fly which costs $140 - $550 and takes 10h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chattanooga to Lake Placid. However, there are services departing from Market + M.L.King Blvd and arriving at Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum via Chattanooga, TN, New York - 19 Pike St. and SUNY Collins Circle - Albany. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 48m.

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The distance between Chattanooga and Lake Placid is 881 miles. The road distance is 1083 miles.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Lake Placid without a car is to bus and train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 24h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 30m to get from Chattanooga to Lake Placid, including transfers.

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Chattanooga to Lake Placid bus services, operated by NYTN Bus, depart from Chattanooga, TN station.

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There is no direct flight from Chattanooga Airport to Burlington Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 7m and has one stopover.

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Chattanooga to Lake Placid bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chattanooga to Lake Placid is 1083 miles. It takes approximately 18h 27m to drive from Chattanooga to Lake Placid.

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  • Distance: 881.1 miles
  • Duration: 9h 30m

What companies run services between Chattanooga, TN, USA and Lake Placid, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Chattanooga to Lake Placid via Chattanooga, TN, New York, NY, New York - 19 Pike St., Albany, and SUNY Collins Circle - Albany in around 25h 48m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Charlotte, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Burlington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,400
Flights from Atlanta to Burlington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $2,400
Flights from Atlanta to Burlington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,400
Flights from Atlanta to Albany via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Flights from Atlanta to Albany via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Atlanta, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Atlanta, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Atlanta to Burlington
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Atlanta to Burlington via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Atlanta to Burlington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Atlanta to Burlington via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Atlanta to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Burlington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Burlington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,200
Flights from Atlanta to Burlington via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,200
Flights from Chattanooga to Plattsburgh via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Chattanooga to Plattsburgh via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to Albany via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Atlanta to Albany via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Albany via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station to Westport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from New York Penn Station to Westport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Westport, NY to Lake Placid, NY
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Megabus
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany Airport to Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from SUNY Collins Circle - Albany to Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
NYTN Bus
Website
nytnbus.com
Bus from Chattanooga, TN to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
nytnbus.com
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from New York - 19 Pike St. to Albany
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chattanooga to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Ferry operators
Lake Champlain Ferries
Website
ferries.com
Car ferry from Charlotte, VT to Essex, NY
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
ferries.com

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Chattanooga Airport to Burlington Airport.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Lake Placid. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Chattanooga Airport is to line 19 bus which takes 35m and costs $2.

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