Travel from SDY to LKL

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$209 | 1d 6h 6min Train$214 | 1d 1h 40min Bus167 lb of CO2
  1. Train$214
    1d 1h 56min · 283 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$210
    1d 6h 13min · 167 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$150
    18h 53min · 214 lb of CO2

SDY to LKL Trains

train tickets from Schenectady to Lakeland

$216 · 1d 1h 56min
AmtrakAmtrak SDY train to LKL
Train Tickets
About $216
Travel Duration
1d 1h 56min
Schenectady - SDY
Amtrak from SDY to NYPAmtrak · 3h 16minMaple Leaf
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to LAKAmtrak · 22h 39minSilver Star
Lakeland - LAK

train tickets from Schenectady to Winter Haven

$216 · 1d 1h 52min
AmtrakAmtrak SDY train to WTH
Train Tickets
About $216
Travel Duration
1d 1h 52min
Schenectady - SDY
Amtrak from SDY to NYPAmtrak · 3h 16minMaple Leaf
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to WTHAmtrak · 22h 35minSilver Star
Winter Haven - WTH

train tickets from Rensselaer to Lakeland

$214 · 1d 1h 40min
AmtrakAmtrak ALB train to LAK
Train Tickets
About $214
Travel Duration
1d 1h 40min
Rensselaer - ALB
Amtrak from ALB to NYPAmtrak · 3h 0minMaple Leaf
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to LAKAmtrak · 22h 39minSilver Star
Lakeland - LAK

SDY to LKL Buses

bus tickets from Schenectady to Lakeland

$210 · 1d 6h 13min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $210
Travel Duration
1d 6h 13min

bus tickets from Schenectady to Plant City

$210 · 1d 6h 21min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $210
Travel Duration
1d 6h 21min

bus tickets from Schenectady to Auburndale

$209 · 1d 6h 6min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 6min

bus tickets from Schenectady to Winter Haven

$209 · 1d 6h 7min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 7min

Drive from SDY to LKL

Driving from SDY to LKL

$150 · 18h 53min

It's 1114 miles between SDY to LKL. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 53min and 19h 50min from SDY to LKL under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 46min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to LKL 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 $150.

Our recommendation to LKL

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from SDY to LKL?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

SDY to LKL FL - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from SDY to LKL. 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 LKL is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the SDY/LKL buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from SDY 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 SDY NY and LKL 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 SDY to LKL? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of LKL 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 LKL 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 SDY to LKL?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from SDY to LKL is by bus. The bus costs $209 roughly and will take 1 day 6 hours 6 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from SDY to LKL?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between SDY area and LKL, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 56 minutes. We recommend catching the train at SDY Schenectady Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from SDY. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from SDY to LKL by car?

The total distance between SDY and LKL is 1114 miles and will take you about 18 hours 53 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

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