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Duration 4h 4m
Distance 371.8 miles
Average price $130
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

Train via Washington Union Station

  1. Washington Union Station
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Albany
7h
$69 - $249

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No, there is no direct train from Alexandria station to Albany station. However, there are services departing from Braddock Rd Metrorail Station and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, Washington Union Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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The distance between Alexandria and Albany is 319 miles. The road distance is 371.8 miles.

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Alexandria to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Alexandria Amtrak Station.

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Alexandria to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station.

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What companies run services between Alexandria and Albany?

You can take a train from Alexandria to Albany via GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station, UNION STATION station, Washington Union Station, and New York Penn Station in around 7h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $100
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70

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