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There are 8 ways to get from New York to Jamestown by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Buffalo Amtrak Station Maple Leaf / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Jamestown, NY 8064 / ...

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Bus Trailways New York, Amtrak Thruway  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Buffalo, NY 252 / ...
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Jamestown, NY 8064 / ...

Bus Megabus, Amtrak Thruway  •  12 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Jamestown, NY 8064 / ...

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from New York to Jamestown 396.2 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Newark to Buffalo, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Buffalo (BUF) EWR - BUF
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Jamestown, NY

Fly New York JFK to Buffalo, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Buffalo (BUF) JFK - BUF
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Jamestown, NY

Fly New York La Guardia to Buffalo, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Buffalo (BUF) LGA - BUF
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Jamestown, NY

Fly New York La Guardia to Rochester, train, Amtrak Thruway  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (ROC) LGA - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Buffalo Amtrak Station
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Jamestown, NY

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Jamestown is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Jamestown is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Jamestown. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Jamestown, NY via Washington St & Eagle St and Buffalo, NY - Exchange St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 22 min.

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The distance between New York and Jamestown is 289 miles. The road distance is 396.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Jamestown without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 10 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 54 min to get from New York to Jamestown, including transfers.

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New York to Jamestown bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from New York, NY station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 23 min.

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New York to Jamestown bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Jamestown, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Jamestown is 396 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to drive from New York to Jamestown.

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  • Distance: 289 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 54 min

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

You can take a bus from New York to Jamestown via 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Buffalo, NY, Washington St & Eagle St, Washington St & Exchange St, and Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. in around 11 h 33 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Buffalo via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Buffalo via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
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 Buffalo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Train from Rochester Amtrak Station to Buffalo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
8 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$65 - $90
Economy
$90 - $130
EconomyPlus
$120 - $170
Business
$160 - $220
Train from Rochester to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$19 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY - Exchange St. to Jamestown, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
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trailwaysny.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal to Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$35 - $55
Online Fare
$45 - $75
Standard Fare
$60 - $95
Refundable
$70 - $100

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JetBlue Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Buffalo Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Jamestown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs $17.

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