How to get to Lake Placid
Lake Placid is Closer Than You Think
We're less than five hours' drive from Northeast metropolitan areas, including New York City, Philadelphia, Boston, Montreal, Ottawa, and Toronto!
Driving directions to Lake Placid
Lake Placid is conveniently located close to the major metropolian areas of the Northeast. If you're looking to drive to the area, you will enjoy beautiful scenic roads, and a trip that will be very worth your while. Look at the directions page to get the route that will work best for you.
Planes, trains, buses & other public transportation
With an airport in Saranac Lake, a private airport in Lake Placid, trains that travel the Adirondacks, and buses that will drop you off right in the Lake Placid Village, it's easy to sit back and have someone else bring you to Lake Placid. Our travel services page will help you get here the easy way.
Map of Lake Placid/Essex County
View a map of our region, and find your way to Lake Placid.