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There are 3 ways to get from Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by bus, train or car

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Bus, train, line 370 bus  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Colgate University to Utica, NY
  2. Take the train from Utica Amtrak Station to Schenectady
  3. Take the line 370 bus from Downtown/Train Station - State St & Broadway to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St 370

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Bus  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Colgate Univ, NY to Binghamton to Patchogue / ...
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Schenectady 137

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Drive  •  2h 22m

  1. Drive from Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 111.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2h 22m.

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The quickest way to get from Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 2h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Colgate Univ, NY and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via Binghamton, Ny and Gateway Plaza - State St & Washington Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 2m.

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The distance between Colgate University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 95 miles. The road distance is 111.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to bus and train and line 370 bus which takes 5h 22m and costs $55 - $90.

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Shortline Bus, depart from Colgate Univ, NY station.

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Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Trailways, arrive at Schenectady station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 112 miles. It takes approximately 2h 22m to drive from Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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  • Distance: 95 miles
  • Duration: 5h 22m

What companies run services between Colgate University, NY, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Colgate University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Colgate Univ, NY, Binghamton, Binghamton, Ny, Schenectady, Gateway Plaza - State St & Washington Ave, and Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St in around 7h 2m.

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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Utica Amtrak Station to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Utica to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$19 - $35
Business
$67 - $71
Economy
$40 - $42
EconomyPlus
$45 - $65
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Colgate University to Utica, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
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Coach USA
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Downtown/Train Station - State St & Broadway to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Shortline Bus
Phone
+1 (866) 912-6224
Email
shortline@coachusa.com
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Colgate Univ, NY to Binghamton
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
trailways.com

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