From 86 St subway to New York Penn Station, train to Hudson Amtrak, then taxi to Catskill. 2 h 51 min $74. From New York, Ny bus to Newburgh, NY, 0313-0403 to Catskill, NY - P & R, then taxi to Catskill. 4 h 48 min $75. From Manhattan drive to Catskill. 2 h 6 min $14.