Travel from Boston to Albany-Rensselaer-Station

Train, bus or fly from Boston to Albany–Rensselaer Station?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Boston to Albany–Rensselaer Station twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Boston to Albany–Rensselaer Station once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

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How to get from Boston to Albany–Rensselaer Station

ModeDurationPrice
From Boston, MA South Station bus to Albany, NY then walk to Albany–Rensselaer Station.4 h 40 min$52
From Boston South Station Amtrak train to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak.5 h 10 min$71
From Boston drive to Albany–Rensselaer Station.2 h 56 min$20
From South Station Silver Line - Outbound bus to Boston airport, fly to Albany airport, bus to Madison Ave & Green Street, then walk to Albany–Rensselaer Station.4 h 16 min$226

How long does it take to get from Boston to Albany–Rensselaer Station?

The bus from Boston, MA South Station to Albany, NY takes 4 h 20 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

Is there a direct train between Boston and Albany–Rensselaer Station?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

Is there a direct bus between Boston and Albany–Rensselaer Station?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, MA South Station and arriving at Albany, NY. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

Operators from Boston to Albany–Rensselaer Station

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Peter Pan Bus Lines1-800-343-9999Peter Pan Bus Lines
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
MBTAMBTA
Cape AirCape Air
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
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    Boston to Albany–Rensselaer Station:

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