There are 7 ways to get from Albany to Provincetown by bus, ferry, 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, ferry  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA Fast Ferry

$84 - $117

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma 220 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center Bos / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hyannis, MA to Provincetown, MA 800

$53 - $99

5 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA Fast Ferry

$103 - $164

Drive  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Provincetown 275.1 miles

$26 - $40

Fly Albany to Provincetown  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Provincetown (PVC) ALB - PVC

$212 - $764

Bus to Boston, fly to Provincetown  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Provincetown (PVC) BOS - PVC

$145 - $464

Fly Albany to Boston, ferry  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Boston (BOS) ALB - BOS
  2. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA

$242 - $446

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Provincetown is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Provincetown is to fly which costs $210 - $800 and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between Albany and Provincetown is 188 miles. The road distance is 275.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to get from Albany to Provincetown, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Provincetown. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Provincetown, MA via Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center and Hyannis, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 49 min.

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

You can take a bus from Albany to Provincetown via Boston, Ma, Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center, Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center, and Hyannis, MA in around 7 h 49 min. Alternatively, Cape Air flies from Albany to Provincetown 3 times a day.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Albany to Provincetown via Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Boston to Provincetown
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $440
Flights from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
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.

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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
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
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.

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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
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center to Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
p-b.com
Bus from Hyannis, MA to Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Schedules at
p-b.com
Ferry operators
Bay State Cruise Company
Phone
+1 617-748-1428
Website
baystatecruisecompany.com
Ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
baystatecruisecompany.com
Boston Harbor Cruises
Website
bostonharborcruises.com
Ferry from Boston to Provincetown Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
bostonharborcruises.com

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