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

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Train  •  5h 3m

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

$51 - $74

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Bus  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Albany to Boston "Greyhound"

$26 - $36

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 50m

  1. Drive from East Greenbush to Boston 162.6 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Boston (BOS) ALB - BOS

$72 - $442

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The cheapest way to get from East Greenbush to Boston is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from East Greenbush to Boston is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from East Greenbush to Boston. However, there are services departing from Columbia Tpke & Elmwood Ave and arriving at Boston via Albany. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 3m.

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The distance between East Greenbush and Boston is 136 miles. The road distance is 162.6 miles.

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The best way to get from East Greenbush to Boston without a car is to train which takes 5h 3m and costs $50 - $75.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from East Greenbush to Boston, including transfers.

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East Greenbush to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albany station.

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The best way to get from East Greenbush to Boston is to train which takes 5h 3m and costs $50 - $75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $26 - $40 and takes 6h 3m, you could also fly, which costs $70 - $450 and takes 6h 31m.

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There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 9m and has one stopover.

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East Greenbush to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston station.

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Map of how to get from East Greenbush to Boston.
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  • Distance: 136.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 3m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 55m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Albany to Boston once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 4h 40m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Albany to Boston via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Albany to Boston via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Albany to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Albany to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90
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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $70

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Yes, the driving distance between East Greenbush to Boston is 163 miles. It takes approximately 2h 50m to drive from East Greenbush to Boston.

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Delta, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Albany Airport to Boston Airport.

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