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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park by bus, car or plane

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Bus Trailways New York  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY Ithaca-Binghamton-NYC route

$72 - $125

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Ithaca, Ny 300

$81 - $138

Bus College Express  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca College College Express

$99 - $114

Drive  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park 253.4 miles

$24 - $40

Fly  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Elmira/Corning (ELM) EWR - ELM

$212 - $872

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park is to fly which costs $210 - $900 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Watkins Glen State Park is 188 miles. The road distance is 253.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 10 min and costs $70 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park is to bus which takes 5 h 10 min and costs $70 - $130. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $210 - $900 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Elmira/Corning Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 11 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park is 253 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to drive from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Elmira/Corning Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Watkins Glen State Park. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park.
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  • Distance: 188.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Watkins Glen State Park, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. OurBus also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, United Airlines flies from Manhattan to Watkins Glen State Park twice daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Elmira/Corning
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
trailwaysny.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Ithaca, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
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 Ithaca, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
College Express
Website
collegeexpressbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Ithaca College
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
collegeexpressbus.com

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs $17.

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