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

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Fly Louisville to New York La Guardia  •  4h 22m

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

$197 - $613

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Bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  15h 31m

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

$72 - $73

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Fly Louisville to Newark  •  4h 10m

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

$199 - $670

Bus to Lexington, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 51m

  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  •  5h 32m

  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  •  5h 53m

  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  •  20h 42m

  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  •  26h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Cardinal

$133 - $392

Drive  •  12h 32m

  1. Drive from Louisville to New York 744.5 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Louisville to New York is to bus which costs $71 - $73 and takes 15h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Louisville to New York is to fly which costs $190 - $700 and takes 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Louisville to New York. However, there are services departing from Chestnut @ 2nd and arriving at New York, NY via Louisville, KY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 31m.

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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 15h 31m and costs $71 - $73.

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It takes approximately 4h 22m 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 4h 22m and costs $190 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $71 - $73 and takes 15h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Louisville Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 4m.

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

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Map of how to get from Louisville to New York.
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  • Distance: 653.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 22m

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

American Airlines, Delta and United 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 14h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
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
4h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Louisville to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Louisville to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Lexington to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Lexington to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Lexington to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Louisville to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Louisville to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $800
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21h 59m
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
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
14h
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
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
megabus.com

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

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

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The best way to get from Louisville to Louisville Airport is to line 02 bus which takes 27m and costs $1 - $3.

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