Duration 4h 55m
Distance 170.2 miles
Average price $45
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Albany and Boston takes 4h 55m. There is at least one train per day from Albany to Boston. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  2. Boston
4h 55m
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$35 - $55

Albany to Boston train times

Trains run once daily between Albany and Boston. The service departs Albany at 15:05 in the afternoon, which arrives into Boston at 20:00. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 4h 55m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station station and arriving at Boston South Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 55m.

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The distance between Albany and Boston is 140 miles. The road distance is 170.2 miles.

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Albany to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station.

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Albany to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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What companies run services between Albany and Boston?

Amtrak operates a train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 55m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90

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