There are 9 ways to get from Albany to Raleigh by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly from Albany  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) ALB - RDU

$124 - $654

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 4051 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Raleigh, Nc 1081 / ...

$72 - $178

7 alternative options

Bus to Hartford, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BDL - RDU

$167 - $450

Train to Newark, fly  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) EWR - RDU

$133 - $471

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) LGA - RDU

$117 - $413

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) JFK - RDU

$128 - $462

Train  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Raleigh Amtrak Carolinian / ...

$110 - $298

Bus Wanda Coach  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY Albany
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Raleigh, NC Nyc

$94 - $144

Drive  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Raleigh 648.5 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Raleigh is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 11 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Raleigh is to fly which costs $120 - $700 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Albany and Raleigh is 545 miles. The road distance is 648.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Albany to Raleigh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Raleigh station. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at GoRaleigh Station via New York, Ny and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany to Raleigh. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at Raleigh Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 16 min.

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What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Raleigh, NC, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albany to Raleigh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Albany to Raleigh via New York Penn Station in around 13 h 16 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Albany to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Albany to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Albany to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Albany to Raleigh/Durham via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Albany to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from New York Penn Station to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
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 Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from New York, Ny to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Raleigh, NC
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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