There are 7 ways to get from Washington to Lake George by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$207 - $488

Cheapest option

Bus via Washington DC  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from Ridgewood to Glens Falls, Ny 4008

$58 - $123

5 alternative options

Bus Eastern Shuttle  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station Northbound
  2. Take the bus from Ridgewood to Glens Falls, Ny 4008

$59 - $111

Drive  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Lake George 423.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly from Reagan Washington, bus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Albany (ALB) DCA - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY

$128 - $302

Train to Baltimore, fly, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Albany (ALB) BWI - ALB
  3. Take the bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY

$191 - $519

Fly from Washington Dulles, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Albany (ALB) IAD - ALB
  2. Take the bus from Albany, NY - Airport to Glens Falls, NY

$174 - $309

Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Lake George is 575 km. The road distance is 678 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Lake George is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Lake George is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 4 min and costs $120 - $310.

No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Lake George. However, there are services departing from Washington DC and arriving at Lake George, NY via New York, NY, Ridgewood and Glens Falls, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 28 min to get from Washington to Lake George, including transfers.

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Lake George, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Washington to Lake George via New York Penn Station and Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak in around 8 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Lake George via New York, NY - Penn Station, New York, NY, Ridgewood, NJ, Ridgewood, Glens Falls, Ny, and Glens Falls, NY in around 12 h 19 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Albany via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Fort Edward-Glens Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 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
Eastern Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
holabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ridgewood to Glens Falls, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Trailways New York
Website
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

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