There are 3 ways to get from Potsdam to Plattsburgh by car, train or bus

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Drive, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Cornwall
  2. Take the train from Cornwall to Montréal
  3. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Plattsburgh Amtrak

$54 - $135

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Bus, train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Cornwall, ON to Montreal, PQ 5 stops / ...
  2. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Plattsburgh Amtrak Adirondack

$53 - $96

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Potsdam to Plattsburgh 90.8 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Potsdam to Plattsburgh is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potsdam to Plattsburgh is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The distance between Potsdam and Plattsburgh is 76 miles. The road distance is 90.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Potsdam to Plattsburgh, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Potsdam to Plattsburgh is 91 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Potsdam to Plattsburgh.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Plattsburgh. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Potsdam to Plattsburgh.
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  • Distance: 75.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Potsdam, NY, USA and Plattsburgh, NY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Potsdam to Plattsburgh. However, you can take the drive to Cornwall, take the train to Montréal, take the walk to Montreal Central Station, then take the train to Plattsburgh Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Potsdam to Plattsburgh via Massena, NY, Cornwall, ON, Montreal, PQ, and Montreal Central Station in around 7 h 49 min.

Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Cornwall to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Montreal Central Station to Plattsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Cornwall, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
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megabus.ca

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