There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Waterbury by bus, train, car, plane or night bus

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Bus  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Hanover, NH
  2. Take the bus from Hanover to Montpelier 3533 / ...

$84 - $105

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Train  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Waterbury-Stowe Amtrak Station Vermonter

$48 - $73

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Drive  •  5h 41m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Waterbury 322.8 miles

$30 - $50

Fly New York JFK to Burlington, night bus  •  6h 16m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Burlington (BTV) JFK - BTV
  2. Take the night bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montpelier

$164 - $245

Fly New York La Guardia to Burlington, night bus  •  5h 59m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Burlington (BTV) LGA - BTV
  2. Take the night bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montpelier

$187 - $391

Fly Newark to Burlington, night bus  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Burlington (BTV) EWR - BTV
  2. Take the night bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montpelier

$221 - $374

Fly New York La Guardia to Montreal, bus  •  9h 55m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Montreal (YUL) LGA - YUL
  2. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlingt Transit Ctr
  3. Take the bus from Downtown Transit Center - Spot O to Waterbury State Complex

$125 - $485

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Waterbury is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Waterbury is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Waterbury. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Stowe Street at Waterbury Senior Center via Hanover and Montpelier Shaw's. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Waterbury station. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Waterbury-Stowe Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 26m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Waterbury is 255 miles. The road distance is 322.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Waterbury without a car is to bus which takes 8h 50m and costs $80 - $110.

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It takes approximately 8h 50m to get from Manhattan to Waterbury, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Waterbury bus services, operated by Dartmouth Coach, depart from New York, NY station.

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

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Waterbury is to bus which takes 8h 50m and costs $80 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $75 and takes 9h 26m.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Waterbury, VT, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to Waterbury via Hanover, Montpelier, and Montpelier Shaw's in around 8h 50m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Waterbury-Stowe Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 8h 17m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
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 Waterbury-Stowe Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Premium
$220 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Seat
$85 - $130
Bus operators
Dartmouth Coach
Website
dartmouthcoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Hanover, NH
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Schedules at
dartmouthcoach.com
Book at
webstore.dartmouthcoach.com
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 Hanover to Montpelier
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$30 - $45
Night bus from Burlington Arpt, Vt to Montpelier
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$27 - $40
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Burlingt Transit Ctr
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Green Mountain Transit
Phone
(802) 864-2282
Website
ridegmt.com
Bus from Downtown Transit Center - Spot O to Waterbury State Complex
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
ridegmt.com

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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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Manhattan to Waterbury bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Montpelier station.

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Manhattan to Waterbury train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Waterbury-Stowe Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Waterbury is 323 miles. It takes approximately 5h 41m to drive from Manhattan to Waterbury.

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

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There are 213+ hotels available in Waterbury. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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