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How to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Lake Placid?

There is no direct connection from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Lake Placid. However, you can fly to Burlington, take the drive to Charlotte, VT, take the car ferry to Essex, NY, take the drive to Westport, NY, then take the Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid. Alternatively, you can take the bus to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Burlington, take the drive to Charlotte, VT, take the car ferry to Essex, NY, take the drive to Westport, NY, then take the Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid.

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How to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Lake Placid

ModeDurationPrice
From New York JFK airport fly to Burlington airport, drive to Charlotte, VT, car ferry to Essex, NY, drive to Westport, NY, then Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid.4 h 45 min
From JFK Airport bus to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Burlington airport, drive to Charlotte, VT, car ferry to Essex, NY, drive to Westport, NY, then Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid.6 h 25 min
From New York JFK Airport shuttle to Newark airport, fly to Burlington airport, drive to Charlotte, VT, car ferry to Essex, NY, drive to Westport, NY, then Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid.6 h 50 min
From JFK International Airport train to Jamaica, train to New York Penn Station, train to Westport, NY, then Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid, NY.9 h 7 min
From JFK Airport bus to New York, train to Schenectady Amtrak, train to Westport, NY, then Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid, NY.10 h 55 min
From JFK Airport bus to New York, NY, bus to Albany, NY, bus to Saratoga Springs Amtrak, train to Westport, NY, then Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid, NY.11 h 2 min
From New York JFK Airport (JFK) drive to Lake Placid.5 h 26 min$36
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