There are 4 ways to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Albany Airport to Saratoga Springs, NY
  2. Take the train from Saratoga Springs Amtrak Station to Port Kent Amtrak Adirondack

$50 - $76

Cheapest option

Train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak Station to Port Kent Amtrak Adirondack

$42 - $64

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Albany International Airport to Downtown Transit Center Burlington 7

$67 - $84

Drive  •  3h 27m

  1. Drive from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain 150.1 miles

$14 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 3h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 3h 27m.

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The distance between Albany Airport (ALB) and Lake Champlain is 129 miles. The road distance is 150.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain without a car is to bus which takes 5h 36m and costs $65 - $85.

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It takes approximately 6h 38m to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain is to train which takes 7h 7m and costs $40 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $85 and takes 5h 36m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain is 150 miles. It takes approximately 3h 27m to drive from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Lake Champlain. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain.
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  • Distance: 129.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 38m

What companies run services between Albany Airport (ALB), USA and Lake Champlain, VT, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 3h 9m. Alternatively, Vermont Translines operates a bus from Albany Airport (ALB) to Lake Champlain once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 5h 20m.

Train operators
Amtrak

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 Saratoga Springs Amtrak Station to Port Kent Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Train from Schenectady Amtrak Station to Port Kent Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany Airport to Saratoga Springs, NY
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Vermont Translines
Phone
+1 844- 888-7267
Email
info@vttranslines.com
Website
vttranslines.com
Bus from Albany International Airport to Downtown Transit Center Burlington
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
vttranslines.com
Book at
vttranslines.com

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