There are 10 ways to get from Manhattan to Waterloo by bus, train, taxi, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus via Geneva, Ny  •  5h 55m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Geneva, NY 300

$58 - $95

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Bus  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Geneva - Waterloo, NY New York, NY - Binghamton, NY - Syracuse, NY - Geneva- Waterloo, NY - Rochester, NY - Buffalo, NY - Niagara Falls, NY / ...

$36 - $59

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Train, taxi  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the train from New York to Syracuse VIA Rail
  2. Take a taxi from Syracuse to Waterloo

$328 - $453

Drive  •  5h 16m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Waterloo 285.9 miles

$28 - $45

Fly New York La Guardia to Rochester, bus  •  5h 42m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) LGA - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Geneva, Ny

$223 - $811

Fly New York JFK to Rochester, bus  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) JFK - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Geneva, Ny

$160 - $405

Fly Newark to Rochester, bus  •  6h 12m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (ROC) EWR - ROC
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Geneva, Ny

$157 - $384

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Syracuse, bus  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Syracuse (SYR) LGA - SYR
  3. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to B14
  4. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Geneva - Waterloo, NY

$135 - $568

Train to New York JFK, fly to Syracuse, bus  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Syracuse (SYR) JFK - SYR
  3. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to B14
  4. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Geneva - Waterloo, NY

$142 - $552

Train to Newark, fly to Syracuse, bus  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Syracuse (SYR) EWR - SYR
  3. Take the bus from Regional Transportation Center to B14
  4. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Geneva - Waterloo, NY

$164 - $421

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Waterloo is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Waterloo is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5h 16m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Waterloo is 210 miles. The road distance is 285.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Waterloo without a car is to bus via Geneva, Ny which takes 5h 55m and costs $55 - $95.

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It takes approximately 5h 55m to get from Manhattan to Waterloo, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Rochester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 18m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Waterloo is 286 miles. It takes approximately 5h 16m to drive from Manhattan to Waterloo.

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Delta offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Rochester Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Waterloo. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Waterloo, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Geneva, NY twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 5h 45m. Greyhound USA also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$716
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Newark to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $340
Flights from New York JFK to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Syracuse via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Syracuse
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$65 - $95
EconomyPlus
$85 - $130
Business
$100 - $150
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Geneva, NY
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Rochester, NY to Geneva, NY
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Book at
trailwaysny.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 New York, Ny to Geneva, Ny
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $80
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Geneva, Ny
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$28 - $45
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Geneva - Waterloo, NY
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Book at
ourbus.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Geneva - Waterloo, NY
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $20
Book at
ourbus.com
Centro
Phone
+1 315 442-3400.
Website
centro.org
Bus from Regional Transportation Center to B14
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
centro.org
Other operators
Taxi from Syracuse to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Syracuse Taxi
Phone
+1 315 437 5555
Website
syracusetaxi.com

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