There are 4 ways to get from Albany to Pittsfield by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma 3738

$10 - $23

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$24 - $50

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Albany to Pittsfield 39.7 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Pittsfield 39.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Pittsfield is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Pittsfield is to taxi which costs $100 - $130 and takes 53 min.

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The distance between Albany and Pittsfield is 30 miles. The road distance is 39.7 miles.

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The bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma takes 1 h including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Pittsfield, Ma. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at Pittsfield Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Albany to Pittsfield every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Albany to Pittsfield once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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 Pittsfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Pittsfield, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Albany to Pittsfield
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Capital City Taxi
Phone
+1 518-478-6994
Website
facebook.com
Duffy's Taxi
Phone
+1 518-783-8294

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