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There are 2 ways to get from Albany to Kingston by train or car

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak Adirondack / ...

$80 - $117

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Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Kingston 56.8 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Kingston is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Kingston is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Albany and Kingston is 52 miles. The road distance is 56.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Kingston without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs $75 - $120.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Albany to Kingston, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Kingston is 57 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Albany to Kingston.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Kingston. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 51.9 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from Albany to Kingston every 2 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 42 min. VIA Rail also services this route once daily.

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 to Rhinecliff-Kingston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Rhinecliff
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$16 - $40
Economy
$35 - $55
EconomyPlus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75

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