New York City to RSP Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $48
Fastest Way Flight — 1h 23min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 49 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — train, bus, flight and by car
Distance 297 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, Air Canada, United, WestJet
Train
$69 · 6h 28min · 74 lb of CO2
NYP to RSP
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Bus
$48 · 9h 28min · 53 lb of CO2
New York to Plattsburgh
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Flight
$97 · 1h 23min · 482 lb of CO2
LGA to PBG
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New York City to RSP Flights

There are 3 airports — LGA, EWR, JFK — that make sense to fly out of from New York City and 2 airports — PBG, YUL — to access RSP. The best deals are usually found by flying out of JFK.

United, WestJet, Air Canada operate flights which can help you travel from New York City to RSP.

The cheapest way by air is via WestJet and flies from La Guardia (LGA) to Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl (YUL). United flies from La Guardia (LGA) to Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl (YUL) and is the quickest flight to get you from New York City to RSP.Out of the 4 total modes of travel to RSP from New York City, a flight is the quickest method.
Drive
$40 · 5h 17min · 60 lb of CO2
New York City to RSP

Drive from New York City to RSP

It's 298 miles between New York City to RSP. On a typical day, it might take between 5h 17min and 5h 33min from New York City to RSP under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 5h 49min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to RSP by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $40.

What is the best way to travel from New York City to RSP?

The are 12 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from New York City to RSP. The fastest way out of Queens Village towards Plattsburgh is by bus, as it is the quickest to the RSP area. This doesn't necessarily take into consideration traffic or weather - so these may impact some of your decision making. It's common to find tickets for as low as $47. United operates from New York City to RSP, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from New York City to RSP?

On your trip from New York City to RSP, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Is the train or the bus better from New York City to RSP NY?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from New York City to RSP. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to RSP is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the New York City/RSP buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from New York City is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between New York City NY and RSP during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from New York City to RSP? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of RSP traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to RSP is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from New York City to RSP?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from New York City to RSP is by bus. The bus costs $48 roughly and will take 9 hours 24 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from New York City to RSP?

Amtrak costs about $72 between New York City and RSP. In total, the train will take roughly 6 hours 46 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at NYP New York Penn Station, which is 3 miles from New York City. Further, once you arrive at RSP Rouses Point Amtrak or you will still have 0 miles to RSP.

How long does it take from New York City to RSP by car?

The total distance between New York City and RSP is 298 miles and will take you about 5 hours 17 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $40.

Travel companies on this route

Train
Amtrak Amtrak from New York City to RSP
Useful Links Map Coverage Schedule Pet Policy Website
Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
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Flight
Air Canada Air Canada from New York City to RSP
Flight
United United from New York City to RSP
Useful Links Map Reservations Coverage Baggage Website
Reservations1-800-864-8331
Damaged, Delayed, or Lost Luggage & Lost Items1-800-335-2247
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WestJet WestJet from New York City to RSP

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