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Duration 29h 31m
Distance 1221 miles
Average price $165
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Saint Paul and Albany takes 29h 31m. There is at least one train per day from Saint Paul 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.

Train

  1. St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Albany
24h 56m
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Saint Paul to Albany train times

Trains run once daily between Saint Paul and Albany. The service departs Saint Paul at 08:00 in the morning, which arrives into Albany at 14:31. All services require a transfer at Chicago Union Station and take an average of 29h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint Paul to Albany station. However, there are services departing from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 56m.

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The distance between Saint Paul and Albany is 981 miles. The road distance is 1221 miles.

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Saint Paul to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot station.

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

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Albany is 1h ahead of Saint Paul. It is currently 12:16 PM in Saint Paul and 1:16 PM in Albany.

There are 104+ hotels available in Albany. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Saint Paul and Albany?

You can take a train from Saint Paul to Albany via Chicago Union Station in around 24h 56m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75

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 St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Train from Chicago Union Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
16h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Premium
$300 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Seat
$180 - $260

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