There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Port Kent by bus, train, car, plane or ferry

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Bus  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Plattsburgh, Ny 4008 / ...

$92 - $140

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Train  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Port Kent Amtrak Adirondack

$43 - $68

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Albany-Rensselaer Nyc
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Port Kent Amtrak Adirondack

$49 - $80

Drive  •  5h 15m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Port Kent 298.1 miles

$29 - $45

Fly from New York JFK, ferry  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Burlington (BTV) JFK - BTV
  2. Take the ferry from Burlington, VT Dock to Port Kent, NY Dock

$158 - $234

Fly from New York La Guardia, ferry  •  5h 48m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Burlington (BTV) LGA - BTV
  2. Take the ferry from Burlington, VT Dock to Port Kent, NY Dock

$181 - $380

Fly from Newark, ferry  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Burlington (BTV) EWR - BTV
  2. Take the ferry from Burlington, VT Dock to Port Kent, NY Dock

$215 - $363

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Port Kent is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Port Kent is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Port Kent. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Port Kent Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 36m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Port Kent is 262 miles. The road distance is 298.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Port Kent without a car is to bus which takes 7h 24m and costs $90 - $140.

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It takes approximately 7h 24m to get from Manhattan to Port Kent, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Port Kent train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Port Kent is to bus which takes 7h 24m and costs $90 - $140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $70 and takes 7h 36m.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Burlington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Port Kent.
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  • Distance: 261.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 24m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Port Kent, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York, Ny to Plattsburgh, Ny 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 6h 55m. Trailways New York also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Port Kent Amtrak once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 6h 27m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Port Kent Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Premium
$220 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$80 - $120
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Port Kent Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$190 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Plattsburgh, Ny
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $90
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Plattsburgh, NY
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany-Rensselaer
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Book at
megabus.com
Ferry operators
Lake Champlain Ferries
Website
ferries.com
Ferry from Burlington, VT Dock to Port Kent, NY Dock
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
ferries.com

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Manhattan to Port Kent train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Port Kent Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Port Kent is 298 miles. It takes approximately 5h 15m to drive from Manhattan to Port Kent.

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JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Burlington Airport.

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There are 69+ hotels available in Port Kent. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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