There are 7 ways to get from New York to Manchester 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, bus  •  5 h 10 min

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

$58 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Albany-Rensselaer
  2. Take the bus from AMTRAK Station Rensselaer to Equinox Resort Vermont Shires Connector

$31 - $46

5 alternative options

Bus Trailways New York  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY Nyc
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal to Equinox Resort Vermont Shires Connector

$43 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from New York to Manchester 214.9 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Newark to Albany, bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany International Airport to Equinox Resort

$214 - $432

Fly Newark to Burlington, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Burlington (BTV) EWR - BTV
  2. Take the bus from Burlington International Airport to Marble Valley Regional Transit Center
  3. Take the bus from Rutland Multi-Modal Transit Center to Manchester Village Post Office

$124 - $432

Fly New York JFK to Burlington, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Burlington (BTV) JFK - BTV
  2. Take the bus from Burlington International Airport to Marble Valley Regional Transit Center
  3. Take the bus from Rutland Multi-Modal Transit Center to Manchester Village Post Office

$104 - $382

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Manchester is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Manchester is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Manchester. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Equinox Resort via AMTRAK Station Rensselaer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between New York and Manchester is 176 miles. The road distance is 214.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Manchester without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 10 min and costs $55 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from New York to Manchester, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from New York to Manchester.
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  • Distance: 175.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

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

You can take a bus from New York to Manchester via Albany-Rensselaer and AMTRAK Station Rensselaer in around 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Newark to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
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
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
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 Equinox Resort
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
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vttranslines.com
Bus from Greyhound \ Trailways Terminal to Equinox Resort
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Book at
vttranslines.com
Bus from Albany International Airport to Equinox Resort
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Book at
vttranslines.com
Bus from Burlington International Airport to Marble Valley Regional Transit Center
Ave. Duration
2 h
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 to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
The Bus
Phone
+1 802-773-3244
Website
thebus.com
Bus from Rutland Multi-Modal Transit Center to Manchester Village Post Office
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
thebus.com

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