There are 5 ways to get from Albany to Montreal by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq 4028 / ...

$26 - $65

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Train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Montreal Central Station Adirondack

$45 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Montreal 222.6 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to Montreal  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Montreal (YUL) ALB - YUL

$108 - $872

Fly to Ogdensburg, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Ogdensburg (OGS) ALB - OGS
  2. Take the train from Brockville to Montréal

$68 - $156

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Montreal is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Montreal is to drive which takes 3 h 54 min and costs $29 - $45.

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The distance between Albany and Montreal is 318 km. The road distance is 356 km.

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The bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq takes 4 h 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Montreal, Pq. Services depart hourly, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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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.

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What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Montreal, QC, Canada?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Albany to Montreal hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min. Trailways New York also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Albany to Montreal once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 8 h 1 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Montreal via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Albany to Montreal via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,000
Flights from Albany to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Montreal via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Montreal via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Albany to Montreal via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Ogdensburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Albany to Montreal via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Montreal Central Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Brockville to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $90
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Montreal, Pq
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Montréal, QC
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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