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Duration 7h 13m
Distance 159.4 miles
Average price $47
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The average train between Albany and Riverside (Station) takes 7h 13m and the fastest train takes 5h 31m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Albany to Riverside (Station). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  2. Riverside (Station)
5h 37m
$40 - $54

Albany to Riverside (Station) train times

Trains run six times a week between Albany and Riverside (Station). The service departs Albany at 15:05 in the afternoon, which arrives into Riverside (Station) at 20:36. All services require a transfer at Boston Back Bay Station and take an average of 7h 13m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany station to Riverside (Station). However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station and arriving at Riverside via Copley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 37m.

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The distance between Albany and Riverside (Station) is 130 miles. The road distance is 159.4 miles.

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Albany to Riverside (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station.

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Albany to Riverside (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston Back Bay Station.

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There are 2084+ hotels available in Riverside (Station). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Albany and Riverside (Station)?

Amtrak operates a train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 47m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
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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Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90

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