Cheap train tickets from New York to Lake Placid

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How much are train tickets from New York to Lake Placid?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from New York to Lake Placid?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from New York to Lake Placid is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from New York to Lake Placid was £70.97. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from New York to Lake Placid?

The distance between New York and Lake Placid is approximately 246.58 miles, or 396.73 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 9 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from New York to Lake Placid?

On Monday trains from New York to Lake Placid are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from New York to Lake Placid?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the New York to Lake Placid route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between New York to Lake Placid, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from New York to Lake Placid, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from New York to Lake Placid, which start at £53.51.

One train company connects New York to Lake Placid

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from New York to Lake Placid start from £70.97, and on average cost £71.35. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Lake Placid. Amtrak in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Lake Placid trains arrive at Main St,

From New York to Lake Placid train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 30 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Lake Placid on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £70.97 for a one-way weekend reservation from New York.

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Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart New York on their way to Lake Placid:
  • Penn Station
There is one train station where trains from New York arrive in Lake Placid:
  • Main St