There are 9 ways to get from Louisville to New York by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly Louisville to New York La Guardia  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) SDF - LGA

$197 - $613

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Bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to New York, NY

$72 - $73

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Fly Louisville to Newark  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Newark (EWR) SDF - EWR

$199 - $670

Bus to Lexington, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY
  2. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to New York La Guardia (LGA) LEX - LGA

$224 - $920

Bus to Lexington, fly to Newark  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY
  2. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to Newark (EWR) LEX - EWR

$256 - $927

Fly Louisville to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Louisville (SDF) to Philadelphia (PHL) SDF - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$264 - $870

Bus Greyhound USA  •  20 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Dayton Trotwood, Oh 1192 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to New York, Ny 1682 / ...

$84 - $212

Bus, train  •  25 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN - Amtrak 8251 / ...
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to New York Penn Station Cardinal

$149 - $406

Drive  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Louisville to New York 744.5 miles

$70 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Louisville to New York. However, there are services departing from Chestnut @ Roy Wilkins and arriving at New York, NY via Louisville, KY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 35 min.

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The distance between Louisville and New York is 653 miles. The road distance is 744.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Louisville to New York without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Louisville to New York, including transfers.

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Louisville to New York bus services, operated by SkyHorse / Jaguar, depart from Louisville, KY station.

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The best way to get from Louisville to New York is to fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Louisville Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 8 min.

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Louisville to New York bus services, operated by SkyHorse / Jaguar, arrive at New York, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Louisville to New York is 744 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 32 min to drive from Louisville to New York.

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

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Map of how to get from Louisville to New York.
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  • Distance: 653.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Louisville, KY, USA and New York, NY, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Louisville to New York hourly. Alternatively, SkyHorse / Jaguar operates a bus from Louisville to New York once daily. Tickets cost $70 and the journey takes 14 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Louisville to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Lexington to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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 Indianapolis Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
hoosierride.com
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
gotobus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Louisville, Ky to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
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
Bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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