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There are 9 ways to get from Wausau to New York by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Wausau/Marshfield (CWA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CWA - LGA

$109 - $588

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Bus via Chicago  •  22h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Wausau Transit, WI to Milwaukee 915 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI to Chicago
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to New York, NY - 3 Allen St

$94 - $183

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Fly to New York JFK  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Wausau/Marshfield (CWA) to New York JFK (JFK) CWA - JFK

$115 - $639

Fly to Newark  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Wausau/Marshfield (CWA) to Newark (EWR) CWA - EWR

$243 - $315

Fly to White Plains  •  7h 41m

  1. Fly from Wausau/Marshfield (CWA) to White Plains (HPN) CWA - HPN

$147 - $831

Amtrak Thruway, train, bus  •  20h 45m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wausau Transit, WI to Portage, WI – Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Portage Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York

Bus  •  20h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Wausau Transit, WI to Milwaukee 915 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI to Chicago
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York

$139 - $200

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  27h 41m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Wausau Transit, WI to Portage, WI – Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Portage Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall

Drive  •  17h 44m

  1. Drive from Wausau to New York 1076.7 miles

$100 - $160

Wausau to New York by bus, train and walk

The journey time between Wausau and New York is around 36h 15m and covers a distance of around 1089 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 24h 15m. Operated by Amtrak, Chicago Transit (CTA) and D&W Bus, the Wausau to New York service departs from Wausau Transit, WI and arrives in New York. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
36h 15m
Fastest journey time:
24h 15m
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
196 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:45
Last service departs at:
07:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wausau to New York bus, train and walk schedules

Wausau → New York
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Wausau to New York is to drive, which costs $100 - $160 and takes 17h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Wausau to New York is to fly which costs $100 - $600 and takes 5h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wausau to New York. However, there are services departing from Wausau Transit, WI and arriving at New York, NY - 3 Allen St via Milwaukee, WI, Clark & Harrison and Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 13m.

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The distance between Wausau and New York is 847 miles. The road distance is 1076.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Wausau to New York without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train and bus which takes 20h 45m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 21m to get from Wausau to New York, including transfers.

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Wausau to New York bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Wausau Transit, WI station.

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The best way to get from Wausau to New York is to fly which takes 5h 21m and costs $100 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $200 and takes 20h 47m.

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There is no direct flight from Wausau/Marshfield Airport to New York La Guardia Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 16m and has one stopover.

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Wausau to New York bus services, operated by Wanda Coach, arrive at New York, NY - 3 Allen St station.

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Map of how to get from Wausau to New York.
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  • Distance: 847.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 21m

What companies run services between Wausau, WI, USA and New York, NY, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Wausau to New York every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wausau to New York via Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, Chicago, and Chicago, IL in around 20h 47m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Dayton
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Columbus
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Covington
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Columbus
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
9h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $490
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York La Guardia via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Detroit, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York JFK via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Newark via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to White Plains via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to White Plains via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to White Plains via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $440
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Newark via Chicago O'Hare, Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $440
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Newark via Chicago O'Hare, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $440
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Newark via Chicago O'Hare, Cleveland
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $440
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Newark via Chicago O'Hare, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $440
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to Newark via Chicago O'Hare, Covington
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $440
Flights from Wausau/Marshfield to White Plains via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
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 Portage Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Chicago Union Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Wausau Transit, WI to Portage, WI – Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
D&W Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Wausau Transit, WI to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Wausau Transit , WI to Milwaukee, WI
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
golamers.com
Megabus
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY - 3 Allen St
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
GoTo Bus

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New York is 1h ahead of Wausau. It is currently 11:29 AM in Wausau and 12:29 PM in New York.

Yes, the driving distance between Wausau to New York is 1077 miles. It takes approximately 17h 44m to drive from Wausau to New York.

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Wausau/Marshfield Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 1051+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Wausau to Wausau/Marshfield Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $23 - $29.

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