There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Catskill by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Hudson Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$51 - $95

3 alternative options

Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie Hudson
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Hudson Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$57 - $100

Bus, 0313-0403  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to New Paltz Phk 0707 / ...
  2. Take the 0313-0403 from New Paltz, NY to Catskill, NY - P & R Newburgh

$54 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Catskill 121.8 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Catskill is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Catskill is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Catskill is 100 miles. The road distance is 121.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Catskill without a car is to train which takes 2 h 50 min and costs $50 - $95.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Manhattan to Catskill, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Catskill is to train which takes 2 h 50 min and costs $50 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus and 0313-0403, which costs $50 - $80 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Catskill is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Manhattan to Catskill.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Catskill. Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 99.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Manhattan to Catskill every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. VIA Rail also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Catskill via New Paltz, New Paltz, NY, and Catskill, NY - P & R in around 4 h 10 min.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Hudson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Hudson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Hudson
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Poughkeepsie to Hudson
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $65
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $35
Economy
$26 - $40
Economy Plus
$40 - $65
Business
$35 - $55
Business Plus/Sleeper
$65 - $95
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$23 - $26
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to New Paltz
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New Paltz, NY to Catskill, NY - P & R
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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