There are 6 ways to get from Albany to Trenton by train, bus, 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

Train  •  3 h 44 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 Trenton Transit Center Amtrak Keystone Service / ...

$60 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 4051 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York Port Authority to Palmer Square, Princeton 100

$22 - $75

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY Albany
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor

$40 - $94

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Trenton 195.7 miles

$19 - $28

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Philadelphia (PHL) ALB - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$200 - $478

Fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newark (EWR) ALB - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$196 - $432

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Trenton is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Trenton is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Albany and Trenton is 177 miles. The road distance is 195.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Albany to Trenton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Trenton. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at S Clinton Ave At Barlow St via New York Port Authority and Nassau St At Palmer Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany to Trenton. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at Trenton Transit Center Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Trenton, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Albany to Trenton via New York Penn Station in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany to Trenton via New York, Ny, New York Port Authority, Palmer Square, Princeton, and Nassau St At Palmer Square in around 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
Bus operators
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
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 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
Coach USA
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Palmer Square, Princeton
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $17
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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