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New York to Plattsburgh bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$61.23
Fastest time6h 9m
Trips per day4
Bus lines2
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Price trends for buses from New York to Plattsburgh

Monthly average prices

$136$109$82$54$27ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$136$109$82$54$273020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from New York to Plattsburgh right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from New York to Plattsburgh?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $66.67 was the low point for bus fares from New York to Plattsburgh. Buses from Plattsburgh to New York are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $66.67 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 25 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $66.22 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 8 hours and 49 minutes to cover the 446 kilometers (277 miles) from New York to Plattsburgh. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 9 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Because many passengers travel from New York to Plattsburgh at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New York?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New York to Plattsburgh, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from New York to Plattsburgh every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New York to Plattsburgh; ticket prices start at $95.24.

What bus companies travel from New York to Plattsburgh?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from New York to Plattsburgh. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 4 bus trips per day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Adirondack Pool26h 40m$84.81
Greyhound410h 31m$79.05

Where does the bus leave from in New York?

Most buses depart from the main station in New York, New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway

Where does the bus arrive in Plattsburgh?

All buses from New York arrive at one main station in Plattsburgh, New York:

  • Rte 9

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