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There are 9 ways to get from Watertown to Manhattan by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Syracuse, fly to New York JFK  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Watertown, NY to Syracuse, NY - Airport
  2. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to New York JFK (JFK) SYR - JFK

$118 - $335

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Bus  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Watertown, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal Toronto

$42 - $75

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Bus to Syracuse, fly to Newark  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Watertown, NY to Syracuse, NY - Airport
  2. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to Newark (EWR) SYR - EWR

$144 - $481

Bus to Syracuse, fly to New York La Guardia  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Watertown, NY to Syracuse, NY - Airport
  2. Fly from Syracuse (SYR) to New York La Guardia (LGA) SYR - LGA

$116 - $371

Fly Watertown to Philadelphia, train  •  4h 35m

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

$172 - $692

Bus via Syracuse  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Watertown, NY to Destiny USA
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, Ny to New York, Ny 207 / ...

$49 - $72

Bus, train  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Watertown, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...

$61 - $93

Bus, train via Albany  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Watertown, NY to Syracuse, NY
  2. Take the train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station

$91 - $158

Drive  •  5h 42m

  1. Drive from Watertown to Manhattan 327.5 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Watertown to Manhattan is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Watertown to Manhattan is to bus and fly which costs $110 - $340 and takes 3h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Watertown to Manhattan. However, there are services departing from Watertown, NY and arriving at New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal via Syracuse, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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The distance between Watertown and Manhattan is 243 miles. The road distance is 327.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Watertown to Manhattan without a car is to bus which takes 7h and costs $40 - $75.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Watertown to Manhattan, including transfers.

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Watertown to Manhattan bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Watertown, NY station.

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The quickest flight from Syracuse Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 8m.

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Watertown to Manhattan bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Watertown to Manhattan is 328 miles. It takes approximately 5h 42m to drive from Watertown to Manhattan.

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  • Distance: 243.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 58m

What companies run services between Watertown, NY, USA and Manhattan, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Watertown to Manhattan via Syracuse, NY in around 7h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Flights from Syracuse to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $140
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Syracuse to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Syracuse to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Watertown to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 30th Street Train Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Premium
$220 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$75 - $120
Train from Syracuse Regional Transportation Center to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from 30th Street Train Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Syracuse to Albany
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$28 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
EconomyPlus
$65 - $100
Business
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Watertown, NY to Syracuse, NY - Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Watertown, NY to Syracuse, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Watertown, NY to Destiny USA
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Syracuse, NY to New York, NY - 625 8th Ave P.A. Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
International
$40 - $65
Online Fare
$24 - $35
Advanced Purchase
$30 - $45
Standard Fare
$41 - $46
Refundable
$50 - $54
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Syracuse, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $80

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JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Syracuse Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 1975+ hotels available in Manhattan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Watertown to Watertown Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $35 - $50.

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