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There are 7 ways to get from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Farmingdale to New York Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

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Train via Madison Ave & S. Swan St  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Farmingdale to New York Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany VIA Rail

Bus  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Hempstead, Ny to Albany, Ny 402

Drive  •  3h 17m

  1. Drive from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 183 miles

Train to Newark, fly  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Farmingdale to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the train from Farmingdale to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Albany (ALB) LGA - ALB

Train, train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Farmingdale to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Albany (ALB) PHL - ALB
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The cheapest way to get from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Conklin St + Main St and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via Hempstead, Ny and S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 58m.

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The distance between Farmingdale and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 139 miles. The road distance is 183 miles.

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The best way to get from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to train which takes 5h 38m and costs $40 - $65.

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It takes approximately 5h 38m to get from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Trailways, depart from Hempstead, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to train which takes 5h 38m and costs $40 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7h 58m.

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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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Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Trailways, arrive at Albany, Ny station.

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  • Distance: 139.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 38m

What companies run services between Farmingdale, Nassau County, NY, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via New York Penn Station, Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station, Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, East St & Herrick St, Broadway & Orange St / Van Tromp St, Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave, and Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St in around 5h 38m. Alternatively, Trailways operates a bus from Hempstead, Ny to Albany, Ny once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 5h 15m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Farmingdale to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$9 - $13
Peak
$7 - $16
Train from Farmingdale to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$8 - $11
Peak
$5 - $14
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 Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$29 - $45
Business
$75 - $90
Economy
$51 - $55
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$28 - $90
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$22 - $70
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$35 - $120
Business Seat - Adult
$40 - $140
First Class - Child 2-12
$65 - $120
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $210
First Class - Adult
$140 - $230
Bus operators
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from Hempstead, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
trailways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 183 miles. It takes approximately 3h 17m to drive from Farmingdale to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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