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There are 10 ways to get from New York to Lake City by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Newark to Jacksonville, bus  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Jacksonville (JAX) EWR - JAX
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville to Lake City

$115 - $403

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Fly Newark to Orlando, bus  •  10h 30m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Orlando (MCO) EWR - MCO
  2. Take the bus from Orlando to Lake City

$72 - $340

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Fly New York JFK to Jacksonville, bus  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Jacksonville (JAX) JFK - JAX
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville to Lake City

$110 - $443

Fly New York La Guardia to Jacksonville, bus  •  8h 8m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Jacksonville (JAX) LGA - JAX
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville to Lake City

$119 - $512

Fly Newark to Gainesville, bus  •  9h 16m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Gainesville (GNV) EWR - GNV
  2. Take the bus from Gainesville, FL to Lake City, FL

$174 - $388

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Jacksonville, bus  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Jacksonville (JAX) PHL - JAX
  3. Take the bus from Jacksonville to Lake City

$144 - $310

Train, bus  •  21h 16m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Jacksonville Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville to Lake City "Greyhound"

$114 - $160

Bus  •  21h 53m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Lake City, FL Atlanta Route

$147 - $180

Bus via Jacksonville  •  27h 40m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Jacksonville "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville to Lake City "Greyhound"

$116 - $159

Drive  •  16h 42m

  1. Drive from New York to Lake City 1000.3 miles

$95 - $150

New York → Lake City
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The cheapest way to get from New York to Lake City is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 16h 42m.

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The fastest way to get from New York to Lake City is to fly and bus. Taking this option will cost $110 - $410 and takes 7h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Lake City. However, there are services departing from New York and arriving at Lake City via Jacksonville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 40m.

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The distance between New York and Lake City is 880 miles. The road distance is 1000.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Lake City without a car is to train and bus which takes 21h 16m and costs $110 - $160.

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It takes approximately 7h 43m to get from New York to Lake City, including transfers.

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New York to Lake City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Jacksonville Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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New York to Lake City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Lake City station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Lake City is 1000 miles. It takes approximately 16h 42m to drive from New York to Lake City.

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  • Distance: 879.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 43m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Lake City, FL, USA?

La Cubana operates a bus from New York to Lake City, FL once a week. Tickets cost $130 - $160 and the journey takes 20h 20m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from New York JFK to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Jacksonville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Jacksonville via Miami
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Miami
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Flights from Philadelphia to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Flights from Philadelphia to Jacksonville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $210
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Newark to Jacksonville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Jacksonville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $400
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from Newark to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from New York JFK to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Philadelphia to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $440
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $250
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
17h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $450
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
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 Jacksonville to Lake City
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Orlando to Lake City
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from New York to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $220
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Gainesville, FL to Lake City, FL
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Bus from New York to Lake City, FL
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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JetBlue Airways, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Jacksonville Airport.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Lake City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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