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There are 5 ways to get from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus Capital District Transportation (CDTA)  •  1h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Broadway & Peter D Kiernan Plaza to W. Marion Ave Park & Ride 540

$18 - $22

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Glens Falls, Ny 4008

$25 - $43

Train  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Fort Edward Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$54 - $83

Taxi  •  1h

  1. Take a taxi from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) 53 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1h

  1. Drive from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) 53 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) is to taxi which costs $140 - $170 and takes 1h.

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The distance between Albany and Great Escape (amusement park) is 49 miles. The road distance is 53 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) without a car is to bus which takes 1h 19m and costs $17 - $22.

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It takes approximately 1h 19m to get from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) is to bus which takes 1h 19m and costs $17 - $22. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $50 - $85 and takes 1h 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1h to drive from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park).

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There are 122+ hotels available in Great Escape (amusement park). Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park).
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  • Distance: 48.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 19m

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Great Escape (amusement park), NY, USA?

Capital District Transportation (CDTA) operates a bus from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) 5 times a week. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1h 10m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park) twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $50 and the journey takes 1h 13m.

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 Fort Edward Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Broadway & Peter D Kiernan Plaza to W. Marion Ave Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
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 Glens Falls, Ny
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Other operators
Taxi from Albany to Great Escape (amusement park)
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Duffy's Taxi
Phone
+1 518-783-8294
Capital City Taxi
Phone
+1 518-478-6994
Website
facebook.com

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