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Duration 27h 45m
Distance 794.8 miles
Average price $164
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The average train between West Lafayette and Albany takes 27h 45m and the fastest train takes 27h 29m. The train runs, on average, 3 times per week from West Lafayette 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. Lafayette Amtrak Station
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Albany
27h 35m
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$133 - $188

West Lafayette to Albany train times

Trains run three times a week between West Lafayette and Albany. The service departs West Lafayette at 21:46 at night, which arrives into Albany at 01:15. All services require a transfer at New York Penn Station and take an average of 27h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from West Lafayette station to Albany station. However, there are services departing from Lafayette Amtrak Station and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 35m.

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The distance between West Lafayette and Albany is 701 miles. The road distance is 794.8 miles.

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West Lafayette to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Lafayette Amtrak Station.

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

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What companies run services between West Lafayette and Albany?

You can take a train from West Lafayette to Albany via New York Penn Station in around 27h 35m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24h 12m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
24h 12m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
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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