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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Howe Caverns by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Amsterdam Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$115 - $148

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY Nyc
  2. Take the bus from SUNY Collins Circle to Cobleskill, NY Albany

$54 - $64

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Schenectady Lake Shore Limited / ...
  2. Take the bus from Schenectady, NY to Cobleskill, NY Albany

$63 - $85

Drive  •  3h 8m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Howe Caverns 163.5 miles

$16 - $24

Fly, taxi  •  3h 17m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  2. Take a taxi from Albany to Howe Caverns

$278 - $634

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Howe Caverns is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Howe Caverns is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 8m.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Howe Caverns is to drive. Taking this option will cost $16 - $24 and takes 3h 8m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Howe Caverns is 135 miles. The road distance is 163.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Howe Caverns without a car is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs $110 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Manhattan to Howe Caverns, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Howe Caverns is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs $110 - $150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $65 and takes 5h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 57 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Howe Caverns is 163 miles. It takes approximately 3h 8m to drive from Manhattan to Howe Caverns.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Howe Caverns. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 134.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 11m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Howe Caverns, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall 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 Howe Caverns via Albany, NY, Western Ave & Sprague Pl, SUNY Collins Circle, and Cobleskill, NY in around 5h 25m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
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 Moynihan Train Hall to Amsterdam Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Fox Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from SUNY Collins Circle to Cobleskill, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
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Bus from Schenectady, NY to Cobleskill, NY
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
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trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Taxi from Albany to Howe Caverns
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Fast Taxi LLC
Phone
+1 518-202-9000
Website
albanytaxiservice.com
Duffy's Taxi
Phone
+1 518-783-8294
Capital City Taxi
Phone
+1 518-478-6994
Website
facebook.com

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