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There are 11 ways to get from New York to Port Canaveral by bus, plane, car, train, subway or taxi

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Bus to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, fly to Orlando Sanford, drive

  1. Take the bus from New York to Lehigh Valley International Airport Trans Bridge Bus Stop
  2. Fly from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) to Orlando Sanford (SFB)
  3. Drive from Orlando Sanford to Port Canaveral

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Train to Newark, fly to Orlando, line 8 bus, line 4 bus

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Orlando (MCO)
  3. Take the line 8 bus from SR 520 / Townsend Rd NE Corner to Transit Center Cocoa
  4. Take the line 4 bus from Transit Center Cocoa to Shepard Park @ Pizza Hut

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Orlando, line 8 bus, line 4 bus

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Orlando (MCO)
  3. Take the line 8 bus from SR 520 / Townsend Rd NE Corner to Transit Center Cocoa
  4. Take the line 4 bus from Transit Center Cocoa to Shepard Park @ Pizza Hut

Train to New York JFK, fly to Orlando, line 8 bus, line 4 bus

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Orlando (MCO)
  3. Take the line 8 bus from SR 520 / Townsend Rd NE Corner to Transit Center Cocoa
  4. Take the line 4 bus from Transit Center Cocoa to Shepard Park @ Pizza Hut

Train to White Plains, fly to Orlando, line 8 bus, line 4 bus

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Orlando (MCO)
  3. Take the line 8 bus from SR 520 / Townsend Rd NE Corner to Transit Center Cocoa
  4. Take the line 4 bus from Transit Center Cocoa to Shepard Park @ Pizza Hut

Train to Trenton-Mercer, fly to Orlando, line 8 bus, line 4 bus

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Trenton
  2. Fly from Trenton-Mercer (TTN) to Orlando (MCO)
  3. Take the line 8 bus from SR 520 / Townsend Rd NE Corner to Transit Center Cocoa
  4. Take the line 4 bus from Transit Center Cocoa to Shepard Park @ Pizza Hut

Train to Islip, fly to Orlando

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
  2. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Orlando (MCO)

Bus, drive

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Orlando
  2. Drive from Lynx Central Station - Sunrail to Port Canaveral

Train, drive

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Winter Park Amtrak Station
  2. Drive from Winter Park Amtrak Station to Port Canaveral

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from New York to Orlando
  2. Take a taxi from Ucf Campus Superstop to Port Canaveral

Drive

  1. Drive from New York to Port Canaveral
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Port Canaveral is 800-232-4636.

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Port Canaveral is to bus and drive which costs $110 - $250 and takes 20h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Port Canaveral is to bus and fly and drive which costs $100 - $330 and takes 6h 35m.

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It is 935 miles from New York to Port Canaveral. It is approximately 1104.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from New York to Port Canaveral without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 32h 20m and costs $240 - $330.

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It takes approximately 6h 35m to get from New York to Port Canaveral, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton Airport to Orlando Sanford Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 22m.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Port Canaveral is 1104 miles. It takes approximately 18h 22m to drive from New York to Port Canaveral.

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Allegiant Air offers flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton Airport to Orlando Sanford Airport.

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There are 155+ hotels available in Port Canaveral. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 935.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 35m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Port Canaveral, FL, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York to Port Canaveral. However, you can take the bus to Lehigh Valley International Airport Trans Bridge Bus Stop, take the walk to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton airport, fly to Orlando Sanford, then take the drive to Port Canaveral. Alternatively, you can take the train to Newark Airport Railroad Station, take the walk to Newark Liberty Airport Station, take the AirTrain to Terminal B, take the walk to Newark airport, fly to Orlando, take the walk to Orlando Airport, take the shuttle to Cocoa Beach, FL - Pilot Gas, take the walk to SR 520 / Townsend Rd NE Corner, take the line 8 bus to Transit Center Cocoa, take the line 4 bus to Shepard Park @ Pizza Hut, then take the line 9 bus to Port Canaveral.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from White Plains to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,700
Flights from White Plains to Orlando via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from White Plains to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from White Plains to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Newark to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,700
Flights from Islip to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Flights from Islip to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Islip to Orlando via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $900
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Flights from Trenton-Mercer to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $140
Flights from Islip to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Islip to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $750
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton to Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 Concession
$2
Standard
$3
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
new.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
Train from New York Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$11 - $15
Peak
$10 - $19
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central Terminal to White Plains
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
mta.info
At Station Off-Peak
$9 - $12
Onboard Off-Peak
$16
At Station Peak
$12 - $15
Onboard-Peak
$19 - $21
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Trenton
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Winter Park Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Premium
$340 - $480
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Seat
$240 - $340
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
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Trenton
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$14 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$26 - $80
Business Class Seat
$40 - $110
Amtrak Acela

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Trenton
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $110
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$18 - $55
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$30 - $95
Business Seat - Adult
$35 - $110
First Class - Child 2-12
$60 - $100
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$110 - $180
First Class - Adult
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from New York to Lehigh Valley International Airport Trans Bridge Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Space Coast Area Transit
Phone
+1 321-633-1878
Website
321transit.com
Bus from SR 520 / Townsend Rd NE Corner to Transit Center Cocoa
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
Space Coast Area Transit
Bus from Transit Center Cocoa to Shepard Park @ Pizza Hut
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
Space Coast Area Transit
Starline Express
Phone
917-656-4221
Email
nycstarline@gmail.com
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Orlando
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York to Orlando
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $160
Flexible
$170 - $240
Other operators
Taxi from Ucf Campus Superstop to Port Canaveral
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Orlando Cab Co.
Phone
+1 407-575-7757
Website
myorlandocab.com
Diamond Cab Company
Phone
+1 407-523-3333
Website
diamondcabco.com
Wheeler Taxi Service
Phone
+1 321-662-9111
Rapid Transportation Service
Phone
+1 407-557-5143
24Seven Taxi
Phone
+1 407-502-5111
Website
24seven-taxi.com

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