There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to North Adams by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to North Adams

$163 - $248

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Bus  •  5h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA Peter Pan

$32 - $42

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3h 27m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to North Adams 165.4 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to North Adams is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to North Adams is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to North Adams. However, there are services departing from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY and arriving at Main via Williamstown Rotary. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 42m.

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The distance between Manhattan and North Adams is 140 miles. The road distance is 165.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to North Adams without a car is to train and taxi which takes 4h 46m and costs $160 - $250.

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from Manhattan to North Adams, including transfers.

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Manhattan to North Adams bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY station.

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Manhattan to North Adams bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to North Adams is 165 miles. It takes approximately 3h 27m to drive from Manhattan to North Adams.

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There are 53+ hotels available in North Adams. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 140.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 46m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and North Adams, MA, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 4h 5m.

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 Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to North Adams
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
$120 - $160
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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