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There are 3 ways to get from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station to Westport Amtrak Station Adirondack
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Westport, NY to Lake Placid, NY 7169

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid 48 miles

$130 - $160

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid 48 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 1 h 11 min.

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The distance between Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) and Lake Placid is 37 miles. The road distance is 48 miles.

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The best way to get from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 2 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid is 48 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Lake Placid. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid.
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  • Distance: 37 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between Plattsburgh Airport (PBG), USA and Lake Placid, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid. However, you can take the taxi to Plattsburgh Amtrak Station, take the train to Westport Amtrak Station, take the walk to Westport, NY, then take the Amtrak Thruway to Lake Placid, NY. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Lake Placid.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Plattsburgh Amtrak Station to Westport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Westport, NY to Lake Placid, NY
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Other operators
Taxi from Plattsburgh Airport (PBG) to Lake Placid
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Dunwright Taxi
Phone
+1 802-557-2461

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