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There are 5 ways to get from Albany to Whippany by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, line 193 bus, line 874 bus  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Midtown
  2. Take the line 193 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop 193 / ...
  3. Take the line 874 bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to N Jefferson Rd At Town Hall Dr 871 / ...

$22 - $28

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Bus  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Albany / ...

$23 - $48

Train  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Morristown Morris & Essex Line

$36 - $60

Drive  •  2h 31m

  1. Drive from Albany to Whippany 145.4 miles

$14 - $21

Line 1 bus, fly, train, line 874 bus  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Capitol/Hawk Station - Washington Ave & Hawk St to Colonie Station - Central Ave & Colonie Center
  2. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newark (EWR) ALB - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Broad St to Morristown
  4. Take the line 874 bus from Morris St At Elm St to N Jefferson Rd 157'S Of Paper Mill Drive

$158 - $492

Albany to Whippany by bus and walk

The journey time between Albany and Whippany is around 5h 40m and covers a distance of around 185 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 42m. Operated by Fox Bus and NJ Transit, the Albany to Whippany service departs from Albany, NY and arrives in N Jefferson Rd At Town Hall Dr. Typically 32 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 40m
Fastest journey time:
3h 42m
Journey distance:
185 miles
Services per week:
32
Cheapest price:
$22
Carbon emissions:
36 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:00
Last service departs at:
22:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Albany to Whippany bus and walk schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Whippany is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Whippany is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Whippany is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Whippany is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 31m.

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The fastest way to get from Albany to Whippany is to drive. Taking this option will cost $14 - $21 and takes 2h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Whippany. However, there are services departing from Albany, NY and arriving at N Jefferson Rd At Town Hall Dr via Port Authority Bus Terminal and Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 56m.

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The distance between Albany and Whippany is 132 miles. The road distance is 145.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Whippany without a car is to bus and line 193 bus and line 874 bus which takes 4h 56m and costs $22 - $28.

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It takes approximately 4h 56m to get from Albany to Whippany, including transfers.

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Albany to Whippany bus services, operated by Fox Bus, depart from Albany, NY station.

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The best way to get from Albany to Whippany is to bus and line 193 bus and line 874 bus which takes 4h 56m and costs $22 - $28. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $60 and takes 5h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Albany Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Albany to Whippany bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at N Jefferson Rd At Town Hall Dr station.

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Map of how to get from Albany to Whippany.
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  • Distance: 131.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 56m

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

You can take a bus from Albany to Whippany via New York, NY - Midtown, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop in around 4h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Albany to Whippany via New York Moynihan Train Hall, New York Penn Station, Morristown, and Morris St At Elm St in around 5h 16m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Morristown
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$3 - $6
Adult
$8 - $12
Train from Newark Broad St to Morristown
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$2 - $5
Adult
$5 - $10
Bus operators
Fox Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Midtown
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
gotobus.com
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$3 - $4
Bus from Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop to N Jefferson Rd At Town Hall Dr
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$2 - $4
Bus from Morris St At Elm St to N Jefferson Rd 157'S Of Paper Mill Drive
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $2
Adult
$1 - $4
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Book at
trailwaysny.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 to New York
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Capitol/Hawk Station - Washington Ave & Hawk St to Colonie Station - Central Ave & Colonie Center
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Whippany is 145 miles. It takes approximately 2h 31m to drive from Albany to Whippany.

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United Airlines offers flights from Albany Airport to Newark Airport.

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