There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Amsterdam by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Amsterdam Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$47 - $65

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Bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Amsterdam, Ny 248 / ...

$33 - $47

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Bus via Schenectady, Ny  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY New York
  2. Take the bus from Albany Bus Terminal to State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza 905 / ...

$33 - $69

Drive  •  3h 6m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Amsterdam 179.8 miles

$17 - $26

Train, fly, line 905 bus, line 248 bus  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  3. Take the line 905 bus from Central Ave & Colonie Center - Colonie Station to State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza
  4. Take the line 248 bus from Schenectady, Ny to Amsterdam, Ny

$252 - $691

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Amsterdam is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Amsterdam is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Amsterdam, Ny via Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Amsterdam is 150 miles. The road distance is 179.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 4h 35m and costs $45 - $65.

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It takes approximately 4h 35m to get from Manhattan to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Amsterdam is to train which takes 4h 35m and costs $45 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4h 45m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 9m.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Amsterdam, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Amsterdam Amtrak Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Amsterdam via Albany, Ny in around 4h 45m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Train operators
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Amsterdam Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
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
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Albany, Ny to Amsterdam, Ny
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$27 - $40
Bus from Schenectady, Ny to Amsterdam, Ny
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$25 - $40
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Schenectady, NY
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Albany Bus Terminal to State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from Central Ave & Colonie Center - Colonie Station to State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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Manhattan to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Amsterdam, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Amsterdam is 180 miles. It takes approximately 3h 6m to drive from Manhattan to Amsterdam.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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Book your Manhattan to Amsterdam bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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