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

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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 Amtrak Thruway to Westport, NY, take the drive to Essex, NY, take the car ferry to Charlotte, VT, take the drive to Burnington, VT - UVM, then take the bus to Montréal, QC. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lake Placid to Montreal via Westport Amtrak in around 6 h 54 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Westport Amtrak to Montreal Central Station
Avg. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Lake Champlain Ferries
Website
ferries.com
Car ferry from Essex, NY to Charlotte, VT
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
ferries.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lake Placid to Montreal?

The distance between Lake Placid and Montreal is 140 km. The road distance is 183 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lake Placid to Montreal?

The cheapest way to get from Lake Placid to Montreal is to drive which costs $19 and takes 2 h 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lake Placid to Montreal?

The quickest way to get from Lake Placid to Montreal is to drive which takes 2 h 20 min and costs $19.

How long does it take to get from Lake Placid to Montreal?

It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Lake Placid to Montreal, including transfers.