There are 5 ways to get from Stamford to Lake George by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central New Haven / ...
  2. Take the train from New York to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$91 - $176

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Bus  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Stamford, Ct to New York, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny 4008

$46 - $99

3 alternative options

Bus via Albany, NY  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, NY to Albany, NY Long Island - Albany
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY Adt 0129 / ...

$55 - $121

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to Lake George 187.5 miles

$18 - $27

Train, fly, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  3. Take the bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY

$233 - $467

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The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Lake George is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stamford to Lake George is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Stamford and Lake George is 165 miles. The road distance is 187.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Stamford to Lake George, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stamford to Lake George. However, there are services departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at Lake George, NY via White Plains, NY, Albany, NY and Glens Falls, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Lake George without a car is to train which takes 6 h 26 min and costs $90 - $180.

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Stamford to Lake George bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York station.

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Map of how to get from Stamford to Lake George.
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  • Distance: 165.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 26 min

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Lake George, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Stamford to Lake George via Grand Central, New York, and Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak in around 6 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stamford to Lake George via White Plains, Ny, White Plains, NY, Albany, NY, and Glens Falls, NY in around 8 h 10 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from White Plains, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Stamford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from New York, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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