There are 4 ways to get from Albany to United States Military Academy by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Garrison Hudson

$35 - $72

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Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Ridgewood 4051 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ridgewood, NJ - (Park and Ride, Rt. 17) to West Point, NY - (Visitor’s Center) 790 / ...

$33 - $63

2 alternative options

0313-0403, line 786 bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the 0313-0403 from Albany, NY to Newburgh, NY Albany
  2. Take the line 786 bus from Newburgh, NY to West Point, NY - 786

$34 - $48

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Albany to United States Military Academy 104.2 miles

$10 - $15

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to United States Military Academy. However, there are services departing from Albany, NY and arriving at West Point, NY - via Newburgh, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Albany to United States Military Academy. However, there are services departing from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak and arriving at Garrison via Poughkeepsie. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Albany and United States Military Academy is 88 miles. The road distance is 104.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to United States Military Academy without a car is to train which takes 2 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Albany to United States Military Academy, including transfers.

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Albany to United States Military Academy bus services, operated by Trailways New York, depart from Albany, NY station.

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Albany to United States Military Academy train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Albany to United States Military Academy is to train which takes 2 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can 0313-0403 and line 786 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 51 min.

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Albany to United States Military Academy bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at West Point, NY - station.

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Albany to United States Military Academy train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Garrison station.

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Map of how to get from Albany to United States Military Academy.
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  • Distance: 88.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and United States Military Academy, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Albany to United States Military Academy via Poughkeepsie Amtrak, Poughkeepsie, and Garrison in around 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany to United States Military Academy via Newburgh, NY and West Point, NY - in around 3 h 51 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
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Poughkeepsie to Garrison
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$13 - $19
At station
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Newburgh, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Newburgh, NY to West Point, NY -
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Ridgewood, NJ - to West Point, NY -
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
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 Ridgewood
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
bus
Bus from Ridgewood, NJ - (Park and Ride, Rt. 17) to West Point, NY - (Visitor’s Center)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to United States Military Academy is 104 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from Albany to United States Military Academy.

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