There are 8 ways to get from Albany to Winston-Salem by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  13 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY Albany
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Winston-Salem, NC Nyc

$87 - $103

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Train, bus  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc

$119 - $308

Drive  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Winston-Salem 704.1 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Albany to Greensboro/High Point  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) ALB - GSO

$178 - $858

Fly Albany to Charlotte, train  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Charlotte (CLT) ALB - CLT
  2. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to High Point Amtrak

$184 - $388

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Greensboro/High Point  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) LGA - GSO

$146 - $746

Train to Newark, fly to Greensboro/High Point  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) EWR - GSO

$157 - $704

Bus to Hartford, fly to Raleigh/Durham, bus  •  10 h 36 min

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

$183 - $488

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Winston-Salem is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 12 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Winston-Salem is to fly which costs $170 - $900 and takes 8 h 21 min.

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The distance between Albany and Winston-Salem is 573 miles. The road distance is 704.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Winston-Salem without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 42 min and costs $85 - $110.

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It takes approximately 13 h 42 min to get from Albany to Winston-Salem, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Albany to Winston-Salem is to bus which takes 13 h 42 min and costs $85 - $110. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $170 - $900 and takes 8 h 21 min.

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There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 44 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Winston-Salem is 704 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 10 min to drive from Albany to Winston-Salem.

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  • Distance: 573.1 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 42 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Winston-Salem, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Albany to Winston-Salem via New York, NY, 42 St - Bryant Pk, East Broadway, and New York, NY in around 13 h 42 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Albany to Winston-Salem hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Greensboro/High Point via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Albany to Greensboro/High Point via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Albany to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Albany to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Albany to Charlotte via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Albany to Charlotte via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 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 41 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Albany to Greensboro/High Point via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Albany to Greensboro/High Point via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Albany to Charlotte via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Albany to Charlotte via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Greensboro/High Point via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Albany to Greensboro/High Point via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Charlotte via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,000
Flights from Hartford to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 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 Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Train from Charlotte Amtrak to High Point Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
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 Winston-Salem, NC
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 Greensboro, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $20
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 Durham, Nc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Winston-Salem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com

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