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

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Recommended option

Fly Albany to Charlottesville  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Charlottesville (CHO) ALB - CHO

$182 - $842

Cheapest option

Bus via Washington DC  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany-Rensselaer to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Washington DC
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va

$49 - $106

6 alternative options

Fly Albany to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ALB - IAD

$142 - $262

Fly Albany to Reagan Washington, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ALB - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak

$174 - $454

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Charlottesville  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Charlottesville (CHO) LGA - CHO

$228 - $623

Train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak

$233 - $611

Bus NYC Shuttle  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 4051 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Charlottesville, VA 1002

$93 - $119

Drive  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Charlottesville 482.8 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Charlottesville is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Charlottesville is to fly which takes 5 h 42 min and costs $180 - $850.

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The distance between Albany and Charlottesville is 651 km. The road distance is 772 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Albany to Charlottesville, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Charlottesville. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer and arriving at Charlottesville, Va via New York, NY and Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany to Charlottesville. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at Charlottesville Amtrak via New York Penn Station and Washington Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 41 min.

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What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Charlottesville, VA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Albany to Charlottesville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Albany to Charlottesville via New York Penn Station and Washington Union Station Amtrak in around 9 h 41 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Charlottesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Albany to Charlottesville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Albany to Charlottesville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Albany to Charlottesville via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Albany to Charlottesville via Reagan Washington, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Albany to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from Albany to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $370
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to Charlottesville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Albany to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Albany to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Charlottesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Albany to Reagan Washington via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
NYC Shuttle
Website
nycshuttle.com
Bus from New York, NY to Charlottesville, VA
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
nycshuttle.com
Book at
nycshuttle.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Albany-Rensselaer to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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