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There are 3 ways to get from Lake Placid to Montreal by taxi, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Taxi, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lake Placid to Westport Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Westport Amtrak Station to Montreal Central Station Adirondack

$128 - $185

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Lake Placid, NY to Westport, NY 7168
  2. Take the train from Westport Amtrak Station to Montreal Central Station Adirondack

$30 - $70

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Lake Placid to Montreal 114.3 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Lake Placid to Montreal is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Placid to Montreal is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Lake Placid and Montreal is 88 miles. The road distance is 114.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Lake Placid to Montreal without a car is to taxi and train which takes 5 h 56 min and costs $120 - $190.

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It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to get from Lake Placid to Montreal, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Placid to Montreal is 114 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Lake Placid to Montreal.

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There are 862+ hotels available in Montreal. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lake Placid to Montreal.
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  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 56 min

What companies run services between Lake Placid, NY, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Lake Placid to Montreal. However, you can take the taxi to Westport Amtrak Station then take the train to Montreal Central Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lake Placid to Montreal via Westport, NY and Westport Amtrak Station in around 7 h 44 min.

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 Westport Amtrak Station to Montreal Central Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 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
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 Lake Placid, NY to Westport, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lake Placid to Westport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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