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

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Bus Trailways New York  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Asbury Park, NJ - Cookman & Grand to New York, NY - Port Authority Shore Points / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY New York

$41 - $65

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Asbury Park, NJ - Cookman & Grand to New York, NY - Port Authority Shore Points / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...

$39 - $49

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Train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Long Branch to New York Penn Station North Jersey Coast Line
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$47 - $102

Drive  •  3h 21m

  1. Drive from Asbury Park to Albany 193.2 miles

$18 - $28

Train, fly  •  5h 36m

  1. Take the train from Long Branch to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

$205 - $424

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The cheapest way to get from Asbury Park to Albany is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Asbury Park to Albany is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Asbury Park to Albany. However, there are services departing from Asbury Park, NJ - Cookman & Grand and arriving at Albany, NY via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Asbury Park to Albany station. However, there are services departing from Asbury Park and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station via Long Branch and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between Asbury Park and Albany is 170 miles. The road distance is 193.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Asbury Park to Albany without a car is to bus which takes 5h 43m and costs $40 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5h 43m to get from Asbury Park to Albany, including transfers.

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Asbury Park to Albany bus services, operated by Academy Bus, depart from Asbury Park, NJ - Cookman & Grand station.

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Asbury Park to Albany train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Long Branch station.

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The best way to get from Asbury Park to Albany is to bus which takes 5h 43m and costs $40 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $110 and takes 5h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Asbury Park to Albany.
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  • Distance: 169.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 43m

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

You can take a bus from Asbury Park to Albany via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 5h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Asbury Park to Albany via Long Branch and New York Penn Station in around 5h 45m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Long Branch to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Long Branch to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Asbury Park, NJ - Cookman & Grand to New York, NY - Port Authority
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
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 New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60

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

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Asbury Park to Albany bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Albany, NY station.

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Asbury Park to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Asbury Park to Albany is 193 miles. It takes approximately 3h 21m to drive from Asbury Park to Albany.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 101+ hotels available in Albany. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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