There are 6 ways to get from Long Island to Saratoga Springs by train, bus, car 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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Train via State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$50 - $105

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Bus Trailways New York  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Babylon to Albany, NY Long Island

$37 - $83

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Train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Saratoga Springs Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$50 - $115

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection - WB to 50th Street - Manhattan
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 286
  3. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Saratoga Springs, Ny

$57 - $139

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Saratoga Springs 228.1 miles

$22 - $35

Bus, train, fly  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Roy Drive to Suffolk Avenue
  2. Take the train from Central Islip to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  4. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

$223 - $449

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Saratoga Springs. However, there are services departing from Smith Lane and arriving at Broadway & Lake Ave via Patchogue LIRR, Babylon, Albany Bus Terminal and State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h.

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The distance between Long Island and Saratoga Springs is 162 miles. The road distance is 228.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Saratoga Springs without a car is to train which takes 7 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Long Island to Saratoga Springs, including transfers.

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Long Island to Saratoga Springs bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Babylon station.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Saratoga Springs is to train which takes 7 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Long Island to Saratoga Springs bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Albany, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Island to Saratoga Springs is 228 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from Long Island to Saratoga Springs.

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JetBlue Airways, Cape Air and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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Map of how to get from Long Island to Saratoga Springs.
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  • Distance: 161.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Saratoga Springs, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Centereach to Saratoga Springs via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Schenectady Amtrak, and State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza in around 7 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Centereach to Saratoga Springs via Expressway Drive North, Airport Connection - WB, 50th Street - Manhattan, 5 Av/53 St, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, Albany, Ny, Saratoga Springs, Ny, and 256 Station Ln in around 8 h 11 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Albany via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
Train from New York Penn Station to Saratoga Springs Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection - WB to 50th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Saratoga Springs, Ny
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Trailways New York
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Roy Drive to Suffolk Avenue
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org

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