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There are 10 ways to get from New York to Palmer by bus, train, car, plane, subway or taxi

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Bus  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Springfield, MA Peter Pan

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Train  •  4h 37m

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Springfield Vermonter / ...

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Train via New Haven  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to New Haven Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven to Springfield Amtrak Hartford Line / ...

Bus via Eastfield Mall  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from New York to Springfield "Greyhound"

Drive  •  3h 1m

  1. Drive from New York to Palmer 158.5 miles

Train to New York JFK, fly to Worcester  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Worcester (ORH) JFK - ORH

Fly New York Skyports Seaplane Base to Hartford Barnes Apt, train  •  3h 53m

  1. Fly from New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS) to Hartford Barnes Apt (BNH) NYS - BNH
  2. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Worcester  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Worcester (ORH) LGA - ORH

Fly New York Skyports Seaplane Base to Bridgeport, train, taxi  •  4h 14m

  1. Fly from New York Skyports Seaplane Base (NYS) to Bridgeport (BDR) NYS - BDR
  2. Take the train from Stratford to New Haven
  3. Take the train from New Haven to Springfield
  4. Take a taxi from Springfield to Palmer

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Hartford  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Hartford (BDL) PHL - BDL
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The cost-effective way to get from New York to Palmer is to drive, which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Palmer is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3h 1m.

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The distance between New York and Palmer is 132 miles. The road distance is 158.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Palmer without a car is to bus which takes 4h 16m and costs $60 - $85.

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from New York to Palmer, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Palmer is to bus which takes 4h 16m and costs $60 - $85. Alternatively, you can train via New Haven, which costs $75 - $270 and takes 4h 15m.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Worcester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 6m.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Palmer is 159 miles. It takes approximately 3h 1m to drive from New York to Palmer.

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JetBlue Airways offers flights from New York JFK Airport to Worcester Airport.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Palmer. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 131.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 16m

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Springfield, MA 4 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 3h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Palmer via New Haven and Springfield in around 4h 15m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from New York Skyports Seaplane Base to Hartford Barnes Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Flights from New York Skyports Seaplane Base to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $130
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $340
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$85 - $120
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$85 - $120
Business Seat - Child
$85 - $120
First Class - Adult
$140 - $200
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$140 - $200
First Class - Child
$130 - $190
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$90 - $130
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$90 - $130
Business Seat - Child
$90 - $130
First Class - Adult
$150 - $210
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$150 - $210
First Class - Child
$140 - $210
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$14 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$27 - $85
Business Class Seat
$45 - $110
Train from New Haven to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$14 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$26 - $80
Business Class Seat
$40 - $110
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$17 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $100
Business Class Seat
$55 - $140
Train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $35
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$28 - $90
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
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
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from New Haven to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
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
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $10
Peak
$4 - $13
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from Stratford to New Haven
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.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 to Springfield
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Other operators
Taxi from Springfield to Palmer
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Ace Taxi
Phone
+1 413-781-7777
Website
acetaxi1.com

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