Travel from Albany-NY-USA to Montreal

Train, bus or fly from Albany to Montreal?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Albany to Montreal every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Greyhound USA also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Albany to Montreal once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 8 h 1 min.

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How to get from Albany to Montreal

ModeDurationPrice
From Albany, NY bus to Montréal, QC.4 h 30 min$53
From Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak train to Montreal Central Station.8 h 1 min$82
From Albany drive to Montreal.3 h 54 min$36
From Washington Ave & Hawk St - Capitol/Hawk Station line 737 bus to Albany airport, fly to Montreal airport, then bus to Montreal.7 h 18 min$386
From Washington Ave & Hawk St - Capitol/Hawk Station line 737 bus to Albany airport, fly to Ogdensburg airport, drive to Brockville, then train to Montreal.5 h 59 min$114

How long does it take to get from Albany to Montreal?

The bus from Albany, NY to Montréal, QC takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

Is there a direct train between Albany and Montreal?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at Montreal Central Station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 1 min.

Is there a direct bus between Albany and Montreal?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Albany, NY and arriving at Montréal, QC. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

Operators from Albany to Montreal

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Trailways New YorkTrailways New York
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
DeltaDelta
Air CanadaAir Canada
Cape AirCape Air
WestJetWestJet
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Greyhound Canada+1 1-800-661-8747Greyhound Canada
VIA Rail+1 1 888 842-7245VIA Rail
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    Albany to Montreal:

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      1 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $26 - $65
      • Duration: 4 h 30 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $45 - $120
      • Duration: 8 h 1 min
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      3 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $29 - $45
      • Duration: 3 h 54 min
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      4 Fly to Montreal
      • One-Way approx: USD $108 - $872
      • Duration: 7 h 18 min
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      5 Fly to Ogdensburg, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $68 - $160
      • Duration: 5 h 59 min
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        5 Fly to Ogdensburg, train
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