There are 7 ways to get from Albany to Newport by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  5 h 54 min

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

$39 - $68

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Bus  •  6 h

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

$37 - $81

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Train, bus  •  7 h 13 min

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

$49 - $261

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Newport 197.3 miles

$19 - $28

Fly Albany to Boston, train, bus  •  5 h 38 min

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

$200 - $404

Fly Albany to Providence  •  6 h 55 min

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

$134 - $704

Train to Newark, fly to Providence  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD

$231 - $653

Questions & Answers

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.

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The distance between Albany and Newport is 150 miles. The road distance is 197.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Newport without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from Albany to Newport, including transfers.

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Albany to Newport bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albany, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Albany to Newport is to bus which takes 6 h and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Albany Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Albany to Newport bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Newport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Newport is 197 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to drive from Albany to Newport.

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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 Newport.
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  • Distance: 149.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 54 min

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, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albany to Newport hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Albany to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Albany to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Albany to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Albany to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Train from Boston Back Bay Station 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
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
MBTA
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Train from Back Bay to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
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
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bedroom
$270 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
RIPTA
Phone
+1 401-781-9400
Email
customerrelations@ripta.com
Website
ripta.com
Bus from Kennedy Plaza to Marlborough Opp Duke
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ripta.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Newport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Website
peterpanbus.com

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