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

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Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...

$44 - $85

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Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 4051 / ...

$21 - $50

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Albany to East Rutherford 141.9 miles

$13 - $21

Fly, train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newark (EWR) ALB - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level
  3. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Rutherford

$200 - $418

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

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

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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 10 min.

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The distance between Albany and East Rutherford is 128 miles. The road distance is 141.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to East Rutherford without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs $40 - $85.

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from Albany to East Rutherford, including transfers.

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Albany to East Rutherford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albany, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Albany to East Rutherford is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs $40 - $85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 - $50 and takes 3 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Albany Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 11 min.

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Albany to East Rutherford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Albany to East Rutherford.
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  • Distance: 127.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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 $40 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. VIA Rail also services this route every 3 hours. 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. Trailways New York also services this route hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
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
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
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
15 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

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.

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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
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Trailways New York

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to East Rutherford is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from Albany to East Rutherford.

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United Airlines offers flights from Albany Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 1714+ hotels available in East Rutherford. Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Albany to Albany Airport is to line 737 bus which takes 42 min and costs $2.

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