There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Lake George by train, bus, car or plane

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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 Albany, NY and Glens Falls, NY in around 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Avg. 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
Avg. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
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Bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
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trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY
Avg. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York to Albany
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Manhattan to Lake George?

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

What is the cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Lake George?

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Lake George is to drive which costs $25 and takes 3 h 40 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Manhattan to Lake George?

The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Lake George is to drive which takes 3 h 40 min and costs $25.

Is there a direct bus between Manhattan and Lake George?

No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Lake George. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Lake George, NY via Albany, NY and Glens Falls, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Manhattan to Lake George?

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