To SUNY New Paltz

by car:

From New York City
Take the Cross Bronx Expressway over the George Washington Bridge until it becomes the New Jersey Turnpike South. Merge onto Palisades Parkway North. Take the I-87 / I-287 West-EXIT #9W-towards Albany. Merge onto NYS Thruway (I-87) North. Take the RT-299 exit #18-towards New Paltz/Poughkeepsie. Keep LEFT at the fork in the ramp. Turn LEFT onto NY-299 W. DRIVE TIME: 1 hour 38 minutes.

From New Jersey
Take the Garden State Parkway to Route 17 – Exit #163. Merge onto NYS Thruway (I-87) North. Take the RT-299 Exit #18-towards New Paltz/Poughkeepsie. Keep LEFT at the fork in the ramp. Turn LEFT onto NY-299W. Drive time: 1 hour, 25 minutes.
From Montreal
Take the Pont Champlain/Aut-20/Aut-15 exit on the left. Merge onto Autoroute 15 S. Take exit #53 towards Longueuil/La Prairie/I-87/New York/Aut-15 S/Hwy-15 S/Aut-20E. Keep left at the fork in the ramp. Merge onto Marie Victorin. Turn onto the ramp towards Aut-15S/Rte-132 O/La Prairie. Merge onto Autoroute 15 south. Autoroute 15 South becomes NYS Thruway I-87 South. Take the I-90 E/I-87 S/I-90 W Exit #1 towards Albany/Boston/New York/Buffalo. Keep right at the fork in the ramp. Merge onto the NYS Thruway I-87 South. Take the RT-299 exit #18 towards New Paltz/Poughkeepsie. Keep LEFT at the fork in the ramp. Turn LEFT onto NY 299 W.
Drive time: 5 hours, 5 minutes
From Ottawa
Take routes south to the Cornwall Bridge. Pick up Route 37 east to Malone. Follow Route 30 south to Paul Smiths and pick up Route 86. Follow Route 86 and continue to Saranac Lake and Lake Placid. Drive time: 3 hours.
From Boston, Springfield, Hartford
Merge onto I-90 West. Take the I-84/US-20 Exit #9 towards Hartford/New York City. Merge onto I-84 W. Take the RT-300 South/Union Ave Exit #7S towards NYS Thruway I-87. Merge onto NY-300. Take the NYS Thruway I-87 North. Take the RT-299 Exit #18 towards New Paltz/Poughkeepsie. Keep LEFT at the fork in the ramp. Turn LEFT onto NY-299 W.
Drive time from Boston: 3 hours, 45 minutes.
From Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Points West
Merge onto I-90 East. Take the NYS Thruway I-87 South towards New York. Take the RT-299 Exit #18 towards New Paltz/Poughkeepsie. Keep left at the fork in the ramp. Turn left onto NY-299W.
Drive time from Buffalo: 6 hours, 2 minutes
From Philadelphia
Take the I-95 Exit on the left towards Trenton/Chester. Keep left at the fork in the ramp. Merge onto I-95N. Take the US-1 North Exit #46 towards Morrisville. Merge onto US-1 North. Take the Garden State Parkway North. The Garden State Parkway North becomes NYS Thruway I-87 North. Take the Rt-299 Exit #18 towards New Paltz/Poughkeepsie. Keep LEFT at the fork in the ramp. Turn LEFT onto NY-299W.
Drive time: 3 hours, 5 minutes.

From Washington DC
Take I-895 to the Harbor Tunnel Thruway. Harbor Tunnel Thruway becomes I-95 North. Take the I-295 Exit towards New Jersey Turnpike/Del Mem Br/NJ-NY. Keep right at the first fork in the ramp. Keep left at the second fork in the ramp. Stay straight to go onto I-295. Merge onto New Jersey Turnpike North. Take the Garden State Parkway North Exit #11 towards Woodbridge. Keep right at the fork in the ramp. Merge onto the Garden State Parkway North. Take the Garden State Parkway North until it becomes the NYS Thruway I-87. Take NYS Thruway I-87N/I-90 East Exit # 24 towards Albany/Montreal. Take I-87 North Exit #1N towards Albany International Airport/Montreal. Take the NYS Thruway I-87 North. Take the RT-299 Exit #18 towards New Paltz/Poughkeepsie. Keep LEFT at the fork in the ramp. Turn LEFT onto NY-299W.
Drive time: 5 hours, 18 minutes
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