There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Broadway & Peter D Kiernan Plaza to Lake Ave & Henry St 540

$24 - $32

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Bus via Schenectady  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY New York
  2. Take the bus from Albany Bus Terminal to State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza 905 / ...

$26 - $57

Train via Schenectady  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$35 - $55

Train  •  6h 2m

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

$40 - $55

Drive  •  3h 15m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs 181.4 miles

$17 - $26

Train to Newark, fly  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

$211 - $430

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Albany (ALB) PHL - ALB

$219 - $542

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Lake Ave & Henry St via Broadway & Peter D Kiernan Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 1m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Saratoga Springs is 160 miles. The road distance is 181.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs without a car is to bus which takes 5h 1m and costs $24 - $35.

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It takes approximately 5h 1m to get from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Saratoga Springs bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs is to bus which takes 5h 1m and costs $24 - $35. Alternatively, you can train via Schenectady, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Manhattan to Saratoga Springs bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), arrive at Lake Ave & Henry St station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs.
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  • Distance: 160.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 1m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Saratoga Springs, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs via Albany, Ny and Broadway & Peter D Kiernan Plaza in around 5h 1m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 3m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 Schenectady Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from New York Penn Station to Saratoga Springs Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$50 - $75
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$80 - $110
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
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 Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $60
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Broadway & Peter D Kiernan Plaza to Lake Ave & Henry St
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from Albany Bus Terminal to State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Schenectady, NY
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Saratoga Springs is 181 miles. It takes approximately 3h 15m to drive from Manhattan to Saratoga Springs.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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

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