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

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA Boston Commuter

$28 - $67

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Train, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Mt. Pleasant Park n Ride Boston Commuter

$4 - $15

3 alternative options

Train, bus via New Bedford, MA  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA Boston Commuter

$5 - $15

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Albany to New Bedford 195.7 miles

$19 - $28

Fly, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Boston (BOS) ALB - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA

$188 - $402

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to New Bedford is to train and bus which costs $4 - $15 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to New Bedford is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Albany and New Bedford is 162 miles. The road distance is 195.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Albany to New Bedford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to New Bedford. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at New Bedford, MA via Boston, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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Cape Air offers flights from Albany Airport to Boston Airport.

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Map of how to get from Albany to New Bedford.
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  • Distance: 161.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and New Bedford, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Albany to New Bedford via Boston, Ma and Boston, MA in around 5 h 15 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New Bedford, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Mt. Pleasant Park n Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
dattco.com

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