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There are 5 ways to get from Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by bus, taxi or car

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Line 922 bus  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the line 922 bus from Madison Station - S. Pearl St & Madison Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St 922 / ...

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Line 922 bus via Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave  •  1h 6m

  1. Take the line 922 bus from Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St 922 / ...

Line 922 bus via Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St  •  1h 14m

  1. Take the line 922 bus from Morton Station - S. Pearl St & Rensselaer St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St 922 / ...

Taxi  •  14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 9.5 miles

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 9.5 miles
Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station → Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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The cheapest way to get from Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $1 - $2 and takes 14 min.

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The fastest way to get from Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to taxi. Taking this option will cost $29 - $40 and takes 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madison Station - S. Pearl St & Madison Ave station and arriving at Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to line 922 bus which takes 1h 5m and costs $2.

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The line 922 bus from Madison Station - S. Pearl St & Madison Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), depart from Madison Station - S. Pearl St & Madison Ave.

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Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), arrive at Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St.

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 9 miles. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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Map of how to get from Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
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  • Distance: 7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

What companies run services between Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station, NY, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

Capital District Transportation (CDTA) operates a bus from Madison Station - S. Pearl St & Madison Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 23 min.

Bus operators
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Madison Station - S. Pearl St & Madison Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from Morton Station - S. Pearl St & Rensselaer St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Other operators
Taxi from Albany–Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Fast Taxi LLC
Phone
+1 518-202-9000
Website
albanytaxiservice.com
Duffy's Taxi
Phone
+1 518-783-8294
Capital City Taxi
Phone
+1 518-478-6994
Website
facebook.com

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