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There are 8 ways to get from Albany to Atlantic City by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 8659 / ...

$56 - $126

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 4061 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atl City Casinos, Nj 8659 / ...

$39 - $92

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Train, bus via 30th St Station - MFL  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 551

$130 - $317

Bus Trailways New York  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY Albany
  2. Take the bus from New York to Atlantic City Atlantic City Casinos

$44 - $81

Drive  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Atlantic City 262.6 miles

$25 - $40

Fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Philadelphia (PHL) ALB - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj

$186 - $462

Fly to Baltimore, train, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Baltimore (BWI) ALB - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal

$204 - $582

Fly to Newark, train, bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newark (EWR) ALB - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal

$220 - $482

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Atlantic City is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Atlantic City is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Atlantic City. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Atl City Casinos, Nj via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 41 min.

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The distance between Albany and Atlantic City is 231 miles. The road distance is 262.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Atlantic City without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 35 min and costs $55 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Albany to Atlantic City, including transfers.

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Albany to Atlantic City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albany, Ny station.

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The quickest flight from Albany Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 12 min.

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Albany to Atlantic City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Atl City Casinos, Nj station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Atlantic City is 263 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to drive from Albany to Atlantic City.

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  • Distance: 231.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Atlantic City, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Albany to Atlantic City via New York, Ny in around 5 h 41 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
Flights from Albany to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Amtrak Acela Express

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 New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from New York, Ny to Atl City Casinos, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $40
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
academybus.com

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American Airlines offers flights from Albany Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 144+ hotels available in Atlantic City. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Albany to Albany Airport is to line 737 bus which takes 20 min and costs $2.

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