There are 6 ways to get from New Jersey to Dorset by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$138 - $240

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Bus via Albany  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY New York
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal to Zoey's Double Hex Restaurant 7

$63 - $99

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from AMTRAK Station Rensselaer to Bus Parking Area Manchester Vermont Shires Connector

$80 - $186

Bus  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the bus from 44th St & 3 Ave to Stratton Mountain Resort Stratton Jitney NYC-Stratton

$123 - $129

Drive  •  4h

  1. Drive from Newark to Dorset 214.9 miles

$21 - $35

Fly, bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany International Airport to Zoey's Double Hex Restaurant

$201 - $384

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Dorset is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Dorset is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4h.

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The distance between New Jersey and Dorset is 231 miles. The road distance is 214.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Dorset without a car is to train which takes 6h 28m and costs $130 - $240.

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It takes approximately 6h 28m to get from New Jersey to Dorset, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Dorset is to train which takes 6h 28m and costs $130 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus via Albany, which costs $60 - $100 and takes 7h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 7m.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Dorset is 215 miles. It takes approximately 4h to drive from New Jersey to Dorset.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Dorset. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 231.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 28m

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Dorset, VT, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Newark to Dorset twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Dorset via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal, and Zoey's Double Hex Restaurant in around 7h 22m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
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 Fort Edward Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
VIA Rail
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bus operators
Vermont Translines
Phone
+1 844- 888-7267
Email
info@vttranslines.com
Website
vttranslines.com
Bus from AMTRAK Station Rensselaer to Bus Parking Area Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Book at
vttranslines.com
Bus from Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal to Zoey's Double Hex Restaurant
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
vttranslines.com
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vttranslines.com
Bus from Albany International Airport to Zoey's Double Hex Restaurant
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
vttranslines.com
Book at
vttranslines.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Stratton Jitney
Phone
631.283.4600
Website
reservations.hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 44th St & 3 Ave to Stratton Mountain Resort
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$84
Schedules at
reservations.hamptonjitney.com
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reservations.hamptonjitney.com

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  • Hildene

    Hildene, the Lincoln Family Home is the former summer home of Robert Todd Lincoln and his wife Mary Harlan Lincoln, located at 820 Hildene Road in Manchester, Vermont.

  • Bromley Mountain

    Bromley Mountain is located in southern Vermont, United States and is part of the Green Mountains. It is located in Bennington County, seven miles (11 km) east of Manchester, Vermont and just west of Peru, Vermont. It is a popular destination for skiing and snowboarding.

  • Equinox Mountain

    Equinox Mountain is a mountain in Bennington County, Vermont, United States, in the town of Manchester. The mountain is the highest peak of the Taconic Range, and the highest point of Bennington County. It is one of thirteen peaks in Vermont with a topographic prominence over 2000 ft, ranked third behind Mansfield and Killington. Equinox is the second highest peak in southern Vermont, after Stratton Mountain.

  • Stratton Mountain

    Stratton Mountain is a mountain located in Windham County, Vermont, in the Green Mountain National Forest. The mountain is the highest point of Windham County, and of the southern Green Mountains generally. A fire tower located on the summit is generally open for climbing by the public. There is also a small caretaker cabin (not open to the public) at the summit that is inhabited in season by a caretaker from the Green Mountain Club.

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