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There are 10 ways to get from New York to Universal Studios Florida by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from New York La Guardia  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Orlando (MCO) LGA - MCO

$103 - $613

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Bus Starline Bus  •  20h 39m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Orlando, FL - 5144 W Colonial Dr. Star Line Express

$93

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Fly from Newark  •  6h 12m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Orlando (MCO) EWR - MCO

$95 - $720

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  6h 26m

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

$107 - $664

Train to White Plains, fly  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Orlando (MCO) HPN - MCO

$145 - $824

Train to Islip, fly  •  7h 41m

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

$188 - $1,232

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Orlando (MCO) PHL - MCO

$148 - $813

Bus Lacubanabus  •  21h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Orlando, FL Direct route

$166 - $167

Train  •  21h 45m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Orlando Amtrak Station Silver Meteor / ...

$183 - $471

Drive  •  18h 6m

  1. Drive from New York to Universal Studios Florida 1091.3 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Universal Studios Florida is to bus which costs $93 and takes 20h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Universal Studios Florida is to fly which costs $95 - $750 and takes 6h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Universal Studios Florida. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. and arriving at Universal Boulevard And Hollywood Way via W Colonial Drive And Deauville Drive and Park Promenade Plaza And N Hiawassee Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 39m.

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The distance between New York and Universal Studios Florida is 952 miles. The road distance is 1091.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Universal Studios Florida without a car is to bus which takes 20h 39m and costs $93.

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It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from New York to Universal Studios Florida, including transfers.

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New York to Universal Studios Florida bus services, operated by Starline Bus, depart from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. station.

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The best way to get from New York to Universal Studios Florida is to fly which takes 6h 21m and costs $100 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $93 and takes 20h 39m, you could also train, which costs $180 - $480 and takes 21h 45m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Orlando Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 49m.

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New York to Universal Studios Florida bus services, operated by Starline Bus, arrive at Orlando, FL - 5144 W Colonial Dr. station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Universal Studios Florida.
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  • Distance: 952 miles
  • Duration: 6h 21m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Universal Studios Florida, FL, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Delta and four other airlines fly from New York to Universal Studios Florida hourly. Alternatively, Starline Bus operates a bus from New York to Universal Studios Florida 3 times a day. Tickets cost $90 and the journey takes 19h. Starline Express also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,900
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from White Plains to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,700
Flights from White Plains to Orlando via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Flights from Islip to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Islip to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Islip to Orlando via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from White Plains to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from White Plains to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from White Plains to Orlando via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Islip to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,200
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to White Plains
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Orlando Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Orlando, FL - 5144 W Colonial Dr.
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Starline Express
Phone
917-656-4221
Email
nycstarline@gmail.com
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Orlando, FL
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
starlinebus.com
bus
Bus from Union City, NJ to Orlando, FL
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Universal Studios Florida is 1091 miles. It takes approximately 18h 6m to drive from New York to Universal Studios Florida.

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Frontier Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Orlando Airport.

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There are 6417+ hotels available in Universal Studios Florida. Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $17.

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