The Abode of the Message is approximately 2.5 hours north of New York City and 2 hours west of Boston, right on the state line between New York and Massachusetts.


For GPS and Taxi, use the address 5 Abode Road, New Lebanon, New York 12125

Local Transportation


The Abode is not directly accessible via public transportation. However, other transportation options are available. Uber is available as a transportation option, however they do not pick up in New Lebanon. Some other options are listed below:



“Hire a professional, background-checked, fully-insured driver to take care of rides to and from service, events, and retreats at The Abode. You can choose to ride in the comfort of your own car, or in your driver’s well-maintained vehicle. For your peace of mind, our drivers will call to introduce themselves and confirm the details of your trip.”


To learn more please visit amride.com or call Loreto at (518) 961-0058.


Use promo code ABODE when booking your ride and we will make a donation to The Abode of the Message.

Locations and Options

Please call to confirm pricing and availability.

Albany Airport is approximately 38 miles away with a 45 minute travel time.


Big John’s JLM Transport, LLC Albany, NY
Albany International Airport

Monday-Saturday 8am to 10pm; other hours available by scheduling in advance
(518) 522-2205

$65 from Albany airport to New Lebanon (not including gratuity)

Rensselaer Train Station (Albany) is approximately 27 miles away with a 36 minute travel time.


Capital City Taxi Albany, NY
(518) 478-6994
$70 from Albany to New Lebanon, NY


Tobi’s Limousine Service Lenox, MA
$68 to and from Pittsfield
*Company is friendly and familiar with the Abode. Has provided shuttle services for Kripalu for many years. Can provide service from the Abode to anywhere.

Pittsfield Intermodal Train and Bus Station is approximately 8 miles away with a 15 minute travel time.


Uber X -$10-$14  available from Pittsfield to New Lebanon


Abbott’s Limousine & Livery Service, Inc.
Lee, MA. 01238


Arrow Taxi Pittsfield, MA
$20 per car load.


Countryside Car Service Hillsdale, NY
*Pick up in NYC and all local airports
$65 from Pittsfield to New Lebanon (including gratuity)


Tobi’s Limousine Service Lenox, MA
$68 to and from Pittsfield

If you are in need of direct transportation from NYC or other areas not on the list above, contact the Premiere Transportation Group.

Special Note: If you are driving, sometimes GPS leads people to our farm, not the Front Office. Please make sure to stay on Darrow Road as it turns into Abode Road.  The first drive on your left is Staff/Resident parking – please do not park there; the second drive is for drop-off/delivery only; parking is located past the Red Barn, Jami, in the lot on the right.  Check-in is in Vakil, the main office building north of the courtyard.