• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 10 ways to get from Albany to Cincinnati by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Albany  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Covington (CVG) ALB - CVG

$144 - $754

Cheapest option

Bus Barons Bus  •  16h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to University of Cincinnati, OH Buffalo

$89 - $169

8 alternative options

Train to Newark, fly  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Covington (CVG) EWR - CVG

$153 - $850

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  7h 27m

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

$122 - $742

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  7h 38m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Covington (CVG) JFK - CVG

$196 - $641

Bus, train to Hartford, fly  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
  2. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Hartford Amtrak Station
  3. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Covington (CVG) BDL - CVG

$179 - $679

Train, night bus  •  15h 35m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Toledo Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the night bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh 1127

$110 - $295

Bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  15h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. to New York - 19 Pike St. Capital Bus Tours
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Cincinnati, OH

$90

Train, bus  •  16h 5m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Toledo Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh 1105 / ...

$111 - $295

Drive  •  12h 10m

  1. Drive from Albany to Cincinnati 720.2 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Cincinnati is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 10m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Albany to Cincinnati is to fly which costs $140 - $800 and takes 6h 33m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Cincinnati. However, there are services departing from Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. and arriving at Cincinnati, OH via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 45m.

More details

The distance between Albany and Cincinnati is 615 miles. The road distance is 720.2 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Albany to Cincinnati without a car is to train and night bus which takes 15h 35m and costs $110 - $300.

More details

It takes approximately 6h 33m to get from Albany to Cincinnati, including transfers.

More details

Albany to Cincinnati bus services, operated by Capital Bus Tour, depart from Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. station.

More details

The best way to get from Albany to Cincinnati is to fly which takes 6h 33m and costs $140 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 and takes 15h 45m.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to Covington Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 13m and has one stopover.

Search flights

Albany to Cincinnati bus services, operated by SkyHorse / Jaguar, arrive at Cincinnati, OH station.

More details

Map of how to get from Albany to Cincinnati.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 615.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 33m

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Cincinnati, OH, USA?

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albany to Cincinnati hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany to Cincinnati via New York - 19 Pike St. and New York, NY in around 15h 45m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Albany to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Covington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Covington via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Covington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Covington via Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Hartford to Covington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to Covington via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Hartford to Covington via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Hartford to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Albany to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Albany to Covington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Covington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Covington via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Covington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Hartford to Covington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Covington via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Albany to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Covington via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Covington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Newark to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Covington
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Hartford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Toledo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $240
Room
$360 - $490
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
$50 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$75 - $110
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 Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Night bus from Toledo, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. to New York - 19 Pike St.
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Trailways New York

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Cincinnati is 720 miles. It takes approximately 12h 10m to drive from Albany to Cincinnati.

Get driving directions

Southwest Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Albany Airport to Covington Airport.

Search flights

There are 193+ hotels available in Cincinnati. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

More details

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

More details