There are 10 ways to get from Manhattan to Burlington by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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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Bus  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Burlington, NC Nyc

$51 - $79

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Train  •  12h 29m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Burlington Amtrak Station Carolinian

$68 - $98

Bus via Greensboro  •  15h 30m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Greensboro, Nc 1081 / ...

$83 - $118

Drive  •  9h 2m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Burlington 523.4 miles

$50 - $75

Fly New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham, train  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) LGA - RDU
  2. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Burlington Amtrak Station

$97 - $258

Fly Newark to Raleigh/Durham, train  •  7h

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) EWR - RDU
  2. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Burlington Amtrak Station

$121 - $321

Fly New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham, train  •  7h

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) JFK - RDU
  2. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Burlington Amtrak Station

$119 - $252

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Greensboro/High Point, line 2 bus, train  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) LGA - GSO
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Coble Transportation Center to Greensboro Depot
  4. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Burlington Amtrak Station

$163 - $751

Train to Newark, fly to Greensboro/High Point, line 2 bus, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) EWR - GSO
  3. Take the line 2 bus from Coble Transportation Center to Greensboro Depot
  4. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Burlington Amtrak Station

$167 - $664

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Greensboro/High Point  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) PHL - GSO

$225 - $936

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Burlington is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Burlington is to fly and train which costs $95 - $260 and takes 6h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Burlington station. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Burlington Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 29m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Burlington is 441 miles. The road distance is 523.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Burlington without a car is to bus which takes 10h 7m and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 10h 7m to get from Manhattan to Burlington, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Burlington train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Burlington is to bus which takes 10h 7m and costs $50 - $80. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $100 and takes 12h 29m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Burlington.
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  • Distance: 441.2 miles
  • Duration: 10h 7m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Burlington, NC, USA?

Wanda Coach operates a bus from New York, NY to Burlington, NC 4 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 8h 30m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Burlington Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 11h 20m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Burlington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Premium
$260 - $370
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $200
Train from Raleigh Union Station to Burlington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Burlington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Business Seat
$26 - $40
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
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
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Burlington, NC
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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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 Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $140
PART NC
Phone
+1 336-662-0002
Website
partnc.org
Bus from Coble Transportation Center to Greensboro Depot
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org

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Manhattan to Burlington train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Burlington Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Burlington is 523 miles. It takes approximately 9h 2m to drive from Manhattan to Burlington.

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

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There are 28+ hotels available in Burlington. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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