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There are 4 ways to get from Albany to Harriman by train, bus or car

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie Train Station to Woodbury Common, NY

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Newburgh, NY

2 alternative options

Train

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Harriman

Drive

  1. Drive from Albany to Harriman

Albany to Harriman by bus

The bus journey time between Albany and Harriman is around 15h 50m and covers a distance of around 110 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 13h 13m. The fastest bus normally takes 15h 50m. Operated by Trailways New York and Shortline Bus, the Albany to Harriman bus service departs from Albany, NY and arrives in Central Valley PK. & Ride Lot. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
2h 37m
Layover time:
13h 13m
Total time:
15h 50m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
15h 50m
Bus distance:
110 miles
Buses per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$29
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
13:30
Last bus departs at:
13:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Albany to Harriman bus schedules

Albany → Harriman
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Harriman is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Harriman is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Harriman is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Harriman is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Harriman is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Harriman. However, there are services departing from Albany, NY and arriving at Central Valley PK. & Ride Lot via Newburgh, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany station to Harriman. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station and arriving at Harriman via New York Penn Station and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 41m.

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The distance between Albany and Harriman is 96 miles. The road distance is 102 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Harriman without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 58m and costs $50 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from Albany to Harriman, including transfers.

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Albany to Harriman bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Albany, NY station.

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Albany to Harriman train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Albany to Harriman is to bus which takes 3h 37m and costs $28 - $40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $65 and takes 4h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Albany to Harriman.
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  • Distance: 95.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 58m

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Harriman, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Albany, NY to Newburgh, NY once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $29 and the journey takes 2h 7m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Albany to Harriman via Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level in around 4h 41m.

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 Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $50
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$18 - $29
Business
$66 - $69
Economy
$39 - $40
EconomyPlus
$40 - $65
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Lower Level to Harriman
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$4 - $7
Adult
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Shortline Bus
Phone
+1 (845) 782-3528
Email
shortline@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Poughkeepsie Train Station to Woodbury Common, NY
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Newburgh, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Albany to Harriman bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Newburgh, NY station.

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Albany to Harriman train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Harriman station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Harriman is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1h 45m to drive from Albany to Harriman.

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