There are 3 ways to get from Albany to Rhinebeck by train, bus 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

Train, bus  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Poughkeepsie - Train Station to Rhinebeck - Astor C / ...

$27 - $71

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New Paltz, NY Albany

$20 - $46

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Rhinebeck 60.8 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Rhinebeck. However, there are services departing from Albany, NY and arriving at Rhinebeck - Route 9 & Market Street via New Paltz Trailways and Poughkeepsie - Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Albany and Rhinebeck is 51 miles. The road distance is 60.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Rhinebeck without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Albany to Rhinebeck, including transfers.

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Albany to Rhinebeck bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Albany, NY station.

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Albany to Rhinebeck bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at New Paltz, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Rhinebeck is 61 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 11 min to drive from Albany to Rhinebeck.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Rhinebeck. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Albany to Rhinebeck.
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  • Distance: 51.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Rhinebeck, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from Albany to Rhinebeck 4 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

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 Poughkeepsie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Dutchess County Goverment, NY
Phone
(845) 473-8424
Website
co.dutchess.ny.us
Bus from Poughkeepsie - Train Station to Rhinebeck - Astor
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
dutchessny.gov
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New Paltz, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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