There are 4 ways to get from Albany to East Rutherford by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Empire Service / ...

$36 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 11 min

  1. 4051 / ...

$19 - $82

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. 141.9 miles

$13 - $21

Fly, train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. ALB - EWR

$200 - $418

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

Amtrak operates a train from Albany to East Rutherford hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Albany to East Rutherford every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Rutherford
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Albany and East Rutherford is 204 km. The road distance is 227 km.

The cheapest way to get from Albany to East Rutherford is to drive which costs $13 - $21 and takes 2 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Albany to East Rutherford is to drive which takes 2 h 28 min and costs $13 - $21.

No, there is no direct bus from Albany to East Rutherford. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Paterson Ave At Lincoln Pl via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Albany to East Rutherford, including transfers.