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Duration 2h 49m
Distance 99.2 miles
Average price $44
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cold Spring and Albany takes 2h 49m and the fastest train takes 1h 43m. There is a train service every few hours from Cold Spring to Albany. 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. Cold Spring
  2. Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
  3. Albany
2h 35m
$35 - $60

Cold Spring to Albany train times

Trains run every two hours between Cold Spring and Albany. The earliest departure is at 13:08 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Cold Spring is at 23:07 which arrives into Albany at 01:15. All services require a transfer at Poughkeepsie and take an average of 2h 49m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cold Spring to Albany station. However, there are services departing from Cold Spring and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station via Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 35m.

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The distance between Cold Spring and Albany is 86 miles. The road distance is 99.2 miles.

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Cold Spring to Albany train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Cold Spring station.

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

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