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There are 4 ways to get from Williamstown to New York by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall Empire Service / ...

$46 - $67

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Bus  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan

$29 - $45

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 22m

  1. Drive from Williamstown to New York 161.1 miles

$15 - $23

Bus, line 1 bus, fly  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Albany Bus Terminal to Colonie Station - Central Ave & Colonie Center
  3. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newark (EWR) ALB - EWR

$187 - $521

Williamstown to New York by bus and train

The journey time between Williamstown and New York is around 9h 39m and covers a distance of around 185 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 9h 39m. Operated by Green Mountain Express, Peter Pan Bus Lines, Capital District Transportation (CDTA) and others, the Williamstown to New York service departs from Pine Cobble and arrives in New York Moynihan Train Hall. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
9h 39m
Fastest journey time:
9h 39m
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$46
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:03
Last service departs at:
09:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Williamstown to New York bus and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Williamstown to New York is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Williamstown to New York is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Williamstown to New York. However, there are services departing from Pine Cobble and arriving at Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY via Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between Williamstown and New York is 142 miles. The road distance is 161.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Williamstown to New York without a car is to bus and train which takes 5h 19m and costs $45 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5h 19m to get from Williamstown to New York, including transfers.

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Williamstown to New York bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA station.

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The quickest flight from Albany Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Williamstown to New York bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Williamstown to New York is 161 miles. It takes approximately 3h 22m to drive from Williamstown to New York.

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Map of how to get from Williamstown to New York.
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  • Distance: 141.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 19m

What companies run services between Williamstown, MA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY 3 times a week. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 4h 25m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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 Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Albany Bus Terminal to Colonie Station - Central Ave & Colonie Center
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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