There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Herkimer by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from New York to Utica VIA Rail

$143 - $223

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Bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Port Authority to Kingston New York
  2. Take the bus from Kingston to Herkimer

$56 - $130

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Drive  •  3h 53m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Herkimer 226.2 miles

$22 - $35

Fly New York La Guardia to Syracuse, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station

$207 - $667

Fly New York JFK to Syracuse, train  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station

$214 - $651

Fly Newark to Syracuse, train  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station

$236 - $520

Train to Newark, fly to Albany, line 905 bus, train, taxi  •  7h 5m

  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 & Broadway - Downtown/Train Station
  4. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station
  5. Take a taxi from Utica Amtrak Station to Herkimer

$354 - $827

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Herkimer is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Herkimer is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Herkimer. However, there are services departing from New York, Port Authority and arriving at Herkimer via Kingston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 55m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Herkimer is 165 miles. The road distance is 226.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Herkimer without a car is to train which takes 5h 50m and costs $140 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5h 50m to get from Manhattan to Herkimer, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Herkimer bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from New York, Port Authority station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Herkimer is to train which takes 5h 50m and costs $140 - $230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $130 and takes 7h 55m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Syracuse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 13m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Herkimer.
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  • Distance: 164.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 50m

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

VIA Rail operates a train from New York to Utica once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $110 and the journey takes 4h 26m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Herkimer via Kingston in around 7h 55m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $410
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Utica
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$35 - $60
Economy
$55 - $85
EconomyPlus
$75 - $110
Business
$95 - $130
Train from Syracuse to Utica
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$15 - $35
Economy
$35 - $50
EconomyPlus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Train from Schenectady to Utica
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$18 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
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 Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Utica Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Schenectady Amtrak Station to Utica Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
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
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, Port Authority to Kingston
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Kingston to Herkimer
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Central Ave & Colonie Center - Colonie Station to State St & Broadway - Downtown/Train Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Other operators
Taxi from Utica Amtrak Station to Herkimer
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
CNY Cab and Car Service
Phone
+1-315-922-7330

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Manhattan to Herkimer bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Herkimer station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Herkimer is 226 miles. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from Manhattan to Herkimer.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Syracuse Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Herkimer. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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