There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Lake George by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$83 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY Nyc
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY Adt 0129 / ...

$47 - $127

3 alternative options

Train via Saratoga Springs, Ny  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from New York to Saratoga Springs Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$58 - $127

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Lake George 206.9 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY

$222 - $446

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Lake George is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Lake George is to drive which takes 3 h 40 min and costs $20 - $30.

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The distance between Manhattan and Lake George is 295 km. The road distance is 331 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Manhattan to Lake George, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Lake George, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Manhattan to Lake George twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Lake George via 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, Albany, NY, and Glens Falls, NY in around 7 h 12 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from New York to Saratoga Springs Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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