There are 6 ways to get from Albany to Madison Square Garden by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 34 min

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

$35 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany-Rensselaer to New York, NY

$10 - $26

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 56 min

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

$20 - $80

Bus Capital Bus Tour  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. to New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. Capital Bus Tours

$20

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Madison Square Garden 152.2 miles

$14 - $22

Fly, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newark (EWR) ALB - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$198 - $412

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Madison Square Garden is to bus which costs $10 - $26 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Madison Square Garden is to train which costs $35 - $80 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Albany and Madison Square Garden is 133 miles. The road distance is 152.2 miles.

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The train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station takes 2 h 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Albany-Rensselaer and arriving at New York, NY. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Madison Square Garden, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Albany to Madison Square Garden hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Albany to Madison Square Garden every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $26 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. to New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave.
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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