There are 9 ways to get from Lexington to New York by bus, train, car, taxi or plane

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

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Megabus, train  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Washington DC
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$142 - $390

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Megabus, bus Boltbus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Washington DC
  2. Take the bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave Washington

$39 - $78

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Megabus, bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Washington DC
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal 2428 / ...

$44 - $118

Train  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Clifton Forge Amtrak to New York Penn Station Cardinal

$152 - $293

Drive  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Lexington to New York 412.9 miles

$40 - $60

Megabus, taxi to Charlottesville, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
  2. Take a taxi from Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg to Charlottesville
  3. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CHO - LGA

$258 - $637

Megabus, bus to Roanoke, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Christiansburg
  2. Take the bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
  3. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ROA - LGA

$165 - $532

Megabus to Washington Dulles, fly to New York JFK  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Washington Dulles Airport
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK

$91 - $341

Megabus, taxi to Charlottesville, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
  2. Take a taxi from Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg to Charlottesville
  3. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Philadelphia (PHL) CHO - PHL
  4. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$365 - $784

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Lexington to New York. However, there are services departing from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA and arriving at New York 6th Ave via Washington Union. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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The distance between Lexington and New York is 358 miles. The road distance is 412.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Lexington to New York without a car is to Megabus and train which takes 7 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to get from Lexington to New York, including transfers.

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Lexington to New York bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA station.

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The best way to get from Lexington to New York is to Megabus and bus which takes 9 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlottesville Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Lexington to New York bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at New York 6th Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lexington to New York is 413 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to drive from Lexington to New York.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Charlottesville Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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Map of how to get from Lexington to New York.
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  • Distance: 357.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 55 min

What companies run services between Lexington, VA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Lexington to New York via Washington DC, Washington, DC - Union Station, NY Port Authority Bus Terminal, and 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 9 h 12 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Lexington to New York 3 times a week. Tickets cost $65 - $190 and the journey takes 9 h 14 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Roanoke to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Charlottesville to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Roanoke to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Charlottesville to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Clifton Forge Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Christiansburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Stonewall Square, Lexington, VA to Washington Dulles Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Washington Union to New York 6th Ave
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
boltbus.com
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Exit 118 Park and Ride to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Other operators
Taxi from Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
ABC Cab Co.
Phone
+1 540-564-1214
Website
abccabcova.com
Checkered Cab Co
Phone
+1 540-908-2838
Website
facebook.com

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