There are 5 ways to get from New York to Lake George by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 32 min

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

$81 - $153

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny 4008

$35 - $75

3 alternative options

Bus via Albany, NY  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY Adt 0129 / ...

$47 - $127

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from New York to Lake George 210.4 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY

$210 - $440

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

Amtrak operates a train from New York to Lake George twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 8 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Lake George hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from New York to Lake George?

The distance between New York and Lake George is 301 km. The road distance is 337 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from New York to Lake George?

The cheapest way to get from New York to Lake George is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from New York to Lake George?

The quickest way to get from New York to Lake George is to drive which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $20 - $30.

Is there a direct bus between New York and Lake George?

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Lake George. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Lake George, NY via Glens Falls, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from New York to Lake George?

It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from New York to Lake George, including transfers.