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There are 6 ways to get from Albany to Bridgewater by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville Raritan Valley Line

$70 - $244

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 4061 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mountain Ave At Oak Ter/Brookside Ave 114 / ...

$38 - $77

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Bus Trailways New York  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Albany
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mall Near Bloomingdale's 114

$38 - $69

Drive  •  2h 57m

  1. Drive from Albany to Bridgewater 169.7 miles

$16 - $24

Fly to Newark, train  •  4h 31m

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newark (EWR) ALB - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville

$206 - $428

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6h 13m

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Philadelphia (PHL) ALB - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville

$272 - $672

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Bridgewater is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Bridgewater is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 57m.

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The distance between Albany and Bridgewater is 150 miles. The road distance is 169.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Bridgewater without a car is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs $70 - $250.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Albany to Bridgewater, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Albany to Bridgewater is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs $70 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $80 and takes 5h 31m.

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The quickest flight from Albany Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 14m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Bridgewater is 170 miles. It takes approximately 2h 57m to drive from Albany to Bridgewater.

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United Airlines offers flights from Albany Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Bridgewater. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Albany to Bridgewater.
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  • Distance: 149.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 29m

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

You can take a train from Albany to Bridgewater via New York Penn Station, Newark Penn Station, and Somerville in around 4h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany to Bridgewater via New York, Ny, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Mountain Ave At Oak Ter/Brookside Ave in around 5h 31m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
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 Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
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
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
NJ Transit
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mountain Ave At Oak Ter/Brookside Ave
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mall Near Bloomingdale's
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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