There are 4 ways to get from Albany to Berklee College of Music by bus, train or car
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Take the bus from Albany, NY to Boston, MA
Take the bus from Albany to Boston
Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston
Drive from Albany to Berklee College of Music
Albany to Berklee College of Music by bus and walk
The journey time between Albany and Berklee College of Music is around 3h 36m and covers a distance of around 179 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 8 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 23m. Operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA) and OurBus, the Albany to Berklee College of Music service departs from Capitol/Hawk Station - Washington Ave & Hawk St and arrives in Berklee College of Music. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Albany to Berklee College of Music bus and walk schedules
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Albany to Berklee College of Music is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 55m.
The quickest way to get from Albany to Berklee College of Music is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 55m.
No, there is no direct bus from Albany station to Berklee College of Music. However, there are services departing from Capitol/Hawk Station - Washington Ave & Hawk St and arriving at Boston, MA via Albany, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 22m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station station and arriving at Boston. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 47m.
The distance between Albany and Berklee College of Music is 138 miles. The road distance is 168.6 miles.
The best way to get from Albany to Berklee College of Music without a car is to bus via SUNY Collins Circle which takes 4h 22m and costs $27 - $40.
It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Albany to Berklee College of Music, including transfers.
Albany to Berklee College of Music bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Albany, NY station.
Albany to Berklee College of Music train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station.
The best way to get from Albany to Berklee College of Music is to bus via SUNY Collins Circle which takes 4h 22m and costs $27 - $40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 5h.
What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Berklee College of Music, MA, USA?
OurBus operates a bus from Albany, NY to Boston, MA twice a week. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 3h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 47m.
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.
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston
- Ave. Duration
- 4h 47m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $35 - $55
- Schedules at
- Coach Seat
- $35 - $55
- $200 - $280
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $60 - $90
- Business Seat
- $60 - $90
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.
Bus from Albany to Boston
- Ave. Duration
- 4h 40m
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $25 - $35
- $25 - $35
- $45 - $70
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More Questions & Answers
Albany to Berklee College of Music bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Boston, MA station.
Albany to Berklee College of Music train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston station.
Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Berklee College of Music is 169 miles. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from Albany to Berklee College of Music.
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