There are 4 ways to get from Albany to New Bedford by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

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

$25 - $67

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  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

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Albany to New Bedford 195.7 miles

$19 - $28

Fly, bus  •  4 h 59 min

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

$188 - $402

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
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Boston, MA South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Albany to New Bedford?

The distance between Albany and New Bedford is 259 km. The road distance is 313 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Albany to New Bedford?

The cheapest way to get from Albany to New Bedford is to train and bus which costs $5 - $15 and takes 6 h 46 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Albany to New Bedford?

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

Is there a direct bus between Albany and New Bedford?

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.

How long does it take to get from Albany to New Bedford?

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