There are 4 ways to get from Boston to Troy by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Albany, Ny 277 / ...

$25 - $55

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Train  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$46 - $103

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Troy 172.8 miles

$16 - $25

Fly, line 22 bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Albany (ALB) BOS - ALB
  2. Take the line 22 bus from State St & Eagle St to 1541 Broadway

$186 - $394

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Troy. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Ferry St & 3rd St via State St & Eagle St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 41 min.

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The distance between Boston and Troy is 137 miles. The road distance is 172.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Troy without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Boston to Troy, including transfers.

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Boston to Troy bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston, Ma station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Troy is to bus which takes 4 h 41 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 7 min.

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

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Boston to Troy bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albany, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Troy is 173 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Boston to Troy.

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Albany Airport.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Troy.
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  • Distance: 137.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Troy, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Troy every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Boston to Troy once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
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 Boston South Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Eagle St to 1541 Broadway
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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