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Fly Bozeman to New York JFK  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Bozeman (BZN) to New York JFK (JFK) BZN - JFK

$198 - $1,166

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Fly Bozeman to New York La Guardia  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Bozeman (BZN) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BZN - LGA

$212 - $515

Fly Kalispell to New York JFK  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Kalispell (FCA) to New York JFK (JFK) FCA - JFK

$210 - $425

Fly Billings to New York La Guardia  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Billings (BIL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BIL - LGA

$242 - $780

Fly Bozeman to Newark  •  5h 19m

  1. Fly from Bozeman (BZN) to Newark (EWR) BZN - EWR

$206 - $632

Fly Billings to New York JFK  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Billings (BIL) to New York JFK (JFK) BIL - JFK

$248 - $4,931

Bus via Chicago  •  42h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Minneapolis, MN 702 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Minneapolis to Chicago
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York

$251 - $394

Bus, train  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Minneapolis, MN 702 / ...
  2. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$257 - $432

Bus, train via Denver  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Cheyenne, WY
  2. Take the bus from Cheyenne Amtrak Bus Stop to Denver
  3. Take the train from Denver to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall

Bus  •  2 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Cheyenne, WY
  2. Take the bus from Cheyenne, WY to Denver
  3. Take the bus from Denver to New York

$309 - $453

Drive  •  32h 50m

  1. Drive from Billings to New York 2079.7 miles

$200 - $300

Montana to New York by bus

The bus journey time between Montana and New York is around 2 days 13h and covers a distance of around 2241 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 2 days 1h. Operated by Jefferson Lines, Greyhound USA, Chicago Transit (CTA) and others, the Montana to New York bus service departs from Billings, MT and arrives in New York. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2 days 13h
Fastest bus time:
2 days 1h
Buses per week:
2
Cheapest price:
$251
Carbon emissions:
447 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:30
Last bus departs at:
05:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Montana to New York bus schedules

Montana → New York
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The cheapest way to get from Montana to New York is to fly which costs $210 - $430 and takes 5h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Montana to New York is to fly. Taking this option will cost $190 - $1,200 and takes 4h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montana to New York. However, there are services departing from Billings, MT and arriving at New York via Minneapolis, Harrison & Jefferson, State & Jackson and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42h 2m.

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The distance between Montana and New York is 1822 miles. The road distance is 2079.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Montana to New York without a car is to bus via Chicago which takes 42h 2m and costs $250 - $400.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Montana to New York, including transfers.

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Montana to New York bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Billings, MT station.

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The best way to get from Montana to New York is to fly which takes 4h 52m and costs $190 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus via Chicago, which costs $250 - $400 and takes 42h 2m.

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The quickest flight from Bozeman Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 2m.

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Montana to New York bus services, operated by D&W Bus, arrive at New York station.

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Map of how to get from Montana to New York.
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  • Distance: 1821.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 52m

What companies run services between Montana, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Delta, JetBlue Airways and two other airlines fly from Bozeman to New York every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Billings to New York via Minneapolis, MN, Minneapolis, Chicago, Harrison & Jefferson, Jackson & Dearborn, State & Jackson, Archer & Wentworth, and Chicago, IL in around 42h 2m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Kalispell to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Kalispell to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Kalispell to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis, Madison
Ave. Duration
8h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis, Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Billings to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Billings to New York JFK via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Billings to New York JFK via Minneapolis, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Billings to New York JFK via Minneapolis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Billings to New York JFK via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $550
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Denver, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Bozeman to Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Billings to New York La Guardia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Billings to New York JFK via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $600
Flights from Billings to New York JFK via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
12h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Kalispell to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Billings to New York JFK via Seattle
Ave. Duration
12h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Bozeman to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Kalispell to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Bozeman to Newark via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $2,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Bozeman to New York La Guardia via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $460
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 St. Paul-Minneapolis to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Chicago Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Denver to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Billings, MT to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Book at
jeffersonlines.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 Minneapolis to Chicago
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110
Bus from Denver to New York
Ave. Duration
43h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$180 - $250
Flexible
$250 - $370
D&W Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Billings, MT to Cheyenne, WY
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
Bus from Cheyenne, WY to Denver
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
expressarrow.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Cheyenne Amtrak Bus Stop to Denver
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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New York is 2h ahead of Montana. It is currently 2:04 PM in Montana and 4:04 PM in New York.

Yes, the driving distance between Montana to New York is 2080 miles. It takes approximately 32h 50m to drive from Montana to New York.

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JetBlue Airways, Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Bozeman Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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The best way to get from Montana to Bozeman Airport is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $45 - $55.

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