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Duration 4h 30m
Distance 126.3 miles
Average price $56
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ridgewood and Albany takes 4h 30m and the fastest train takes 3h 30m. There is a train service every few hours from Ridgewood 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. New York Penn Station
  2. Albany
4h 23m
$36 - $61

Ridgewood to Albany train times

Trains run hourly between Ridgewood and Albany. The earliest departure is at 12:30 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Ridgewood is at 22:30 which arrives into Albany at 09:50. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Ridgewood to Albany station. However, there are services departing from Ridgewood and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station via Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 23m.

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The distance between Ridgewood and Albany is 118 miles. The road distance is 126.3 miles.

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Ridgewood to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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

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There are 240+ hotels available in Albany. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Ridgewood and Albany?

Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 30m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily.
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