There are 4 ways to get from Long Island to Lake George by train, bus, night bus or car

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

Train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$93 - $173

Cheapest option

Train, night bus  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Brentwood to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny 4040

$47 - $92

2 alternative options

Bus  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Islip, NY to Nanuet, NY 495
  2. Take the bus from Nanuet, NY to Albany, NY
  3. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY

$75 - $131

Drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Lake George 253.7 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Lake George is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island to Lake George is to drive which takes 4 h 36 min and costs $24 - $40.

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The distance between Long Island and Lake George is 295 km. The road distance is 406 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 35 min to get from Long Island to Lake George, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Lake George. However, there are services departing from Hammond Lane and arriving at Lake George, NY via Smithtown LIRR, Islip, NY, Nanuet, NY, Albany, NY and Glens Falls, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Lake George, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Centereach to Lake George via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak in around 7 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Centereach to Lake George via Smithtown Town Hall, Smithtown LIRR, Long Island Motor Parkway, Islip, NY, Nanuet, NY, Albany, NY, and Glens Falls, NY in around 11 h 35 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Brentwood to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Nanuet, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from New York, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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