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There are 6 ways to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  5h 18m

  1. Take the train from Yonkers Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

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Bus  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY Nyc

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Line 60 bus, bus  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the line 60 bus from Fordham Rd @ Bathgate Ave to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B 60 / ...
  2. Take the bus from White Plains, Ny to Albany, Ny 402

Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 150.9 miles

Subway to Newark, fly  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the subway from Kingsbridge Rd to 34 St-Herald Sq
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Albany (ALB) PHL - ALB

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The most affordable way to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive, which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from E Fordham Rd/Bathgate Av and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via Sedgwick Av/Webb Av, New York, NY - Midtown, Central Ave & Lexington Ave and S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 15m.

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The distance between Fordham University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 130 miles. The road distance is 150.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to train which takes 5h 18m and costs $50 - $95.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Fox Bus, depart from New York, NY - Midtown station.

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The best way to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to train which takes 5h 18m and costs $50 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $29 - $45 and takes 6h 15m.

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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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Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Fox Bus, arrive at Albany, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
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  • Distance: 130.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 18m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Yonkers Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 6m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Fox Bus operates a bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY 4 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $25 and the journey takes 2h 45m.

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
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 Yonkers Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $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 Yonkers to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$26 - $40
Business
$75 - $85
Economy
$48 - $52
EconomyPlus
$65 - $95
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Kingsbridge Rd to 34 St-Herald Sq
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
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
Fox Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Fordham Rd @ Bathgate Ave to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
All other routes
$3
BxM4C/Rte28 Westchester-Manhattan Express
$8
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from White Plains, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
trailways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 151 miles. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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