There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Waterloo by bus, train, car, plane, taxi 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 OurBus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Wells College Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route

$159 - $208

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Binghamton, Ny 252 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Geneva, Ny 300

$72 - $139

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from New York to Rochester VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Geneva, Ny 212

$104 - $257

Drive  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Waterloo 285.9 miles

$28 - $45

Fly from New York La Guardia, bus  •  5 h 30 min

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

$147 - $485

Fly from Newark, bus, taxi  •  5 h 29 min

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

$159 - $532

Subway to New York JFK, fly, bus, taxi  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Rochester (ROC) JFK - ROC
  3. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Geneva, Ny
  4. Take a taxi from Geneva, Ny to Waterloo

$148 - $371

Questions & Answers

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 which takes 7 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min 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 1 h 15 min.

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

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Air Canada and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Rochester Airport.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Waterloo. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Waterloo.
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  • Distance: 210.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

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

OurBus operates a bus from Manhattan to Waterloo once a week. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Rochester
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $180
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$90 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $180
Business
$130 - $180
Business Plus/Sleeper
$230 - $330
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$270 - $370
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Wells College
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
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ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Book at
ourbus.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 Binghamton, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Geneva, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Geneva, Ny
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Other operators
Taxi from Geneva, Ny to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50

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