There are 6 ways to get from Albany to Newport 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  •  6 h

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

$37 - $80

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Marlborough Ns Farewell 60

$85 - $214

Train, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Marlborough Ns Farewell 60

$103 - $261

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Newport 197.3 miles

$19 - $28

Fly to Boston, train, bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Boston (BOS) ALB - BOS
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Kennedy Plaza to Marlborough Ns Farewell

$246 - $550

Fly to Providence  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Providence (PVD) ALB - PVD

$134 - $704

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Newport, RI, USA?

You can take a bus from Albany to Newport via Boston, Ma and Boston, MA in around 6 h. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albany to Newport hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Albany to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Albany to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
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 Boston, MA to Newport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Website
peterpanbus.com
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Marlborough Ns Farewell
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Albany to Newport?

The distance between Albany and Newport is 240 km. The road distance is 316 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Albany to Newport?

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Newport is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Albany to Newport?

The quickest way to get from Albany to Newport is to drive which takes 3 h 32 min and costs $19 - $28.

Is there a direct bus between Albany and Newport?

No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Newport. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Newport via Boston, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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

It takes approximately 6 h to get from Albany to Newport, including transfers.