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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, line 923 bus  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from Fordham to 125th Street - Harlem
  2. Take the train from 125th Street - Harlem to Yonkers
  3. Take the train from Yonkers Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  4. Take the line 923 bus from Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St 922 / ...

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Bus, line 22 bus  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Eastfordham Rd/Bathgate Av to Broadway/W 231 St Bx9
  2. Take the bus from W 230 St/Broadway to 7 Av/W 34 St
  3. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany Bus Terminal, NY 290 / ...
  4. Take the line 22 bus from State/Downtown Station - State St & S. Pearl St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St 22 / ...

4 alternative options

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 412 / ...

Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 151.1 miles

Train, line 7 subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from Fordham to Grand Central Terminal
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central-42 St to 74 St-Broadway
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Albany (ALB) LGA - ALB

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

Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by walk, train and bus

64 Weekly Services
5h 17m Average Duration
$41 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 2h 44m.

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The fastest way to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which takes 2h 44m and costs $27 - $40.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Eastfordham Rd/Bathgate Av and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via W 230 St/Broadway, Port Authority Bus Terminal and State/Downtown Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 26m.

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The distance between Fordham University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 154 miles. The road distance is 151.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to train and line 923 bus which takes 5h 17m and costs $40 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5h 17m 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 MTA Bus Company, depart from Eastfordham Rd/Bathgate Av station.

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Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), arrive at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St.

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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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  • Distance: 153.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 17m

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

You can take a bus from Fordham University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Eastfordham Rd/Bathgate Av, Broadway/W 231 St, W 230 St/Broadway, 7 Av/W 34 St, Port Authority Bus Terminal, Albany Bus Terminal, NY, State/Downtown Station - State St & S. Pearl St, and Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St in around 6h 26m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
877.690.5114
Website
mta.info
Train from Fordham to 125th Street - Harlem
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Website
https://new.mta.info/agency/metro-north-railroad
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/schedules
At Station Off-Peak
$6 - $9
Onboard Off-Peak
$13
At Station Peak
$9 - $11
Onboard-Peak
$15 - $17
Train from 125th Street - Harlem to Yonkers
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Website
https://new.mta.info/agency/metro-north-railroad
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/schedules
At Station Off-Peak
$7 - $10
Onboard Off-Peak
$14
At Station Peak
$10 - $12
Onboard-Peak
$16 - $18
Train from Fordham to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Website
https://new.mta.info/agency/metro-north-railroad
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/schedules
At Station Off-Peak
$7 - $9
Onboard Off-Peak
$14
At Station Peak
$9 - $11
Onboard-Peak
$16 - $18
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
$5 - $85
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$5 - $27
Child Coach - short notice
$17 - $28
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$15 - $50
Child Business Class - short notice
$17 - $55
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$21 - $35
Business Seat - advance purchase
$30 - $110
Business Seat - short notice
$35 - $90
Coach Seat - short notice
$16 - $85
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Yonkers to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $90
Website
http://www.viarail.ca/
Economy Adult - same day booking
$28 - $90
Economy Adult - Advanced Booking
$28 - $70
Economy Escape Advanced Booking - Adult
$25 - $40
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
Phone
877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central-42 St to 74 St-Broadway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
http://www.mta.info/schedules
Seniors 65+ and Concession
$2
Standard
$3
Subway from Kingsbridge Rd to 34 St-Herald Sq
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
http://www.mta.info/schedules
Seniors 65+ and Concession
$2
Standard
$3
Bus operators
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Senior/Disabled
$1
Base fare
$2
Bus from State/Downtown Station - State St & S. Pearl St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Senior/Disabled
$1
Base fare
$2
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Bus from Eastfordham Rd/Bathgate Av to Broadway/W 231 St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
http://www.mta.info
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/schedules
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
Standard Fare
$2 - $7
Bus from W 230 St/Broadway to 7 Av/W 34 St
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
http://www.mta.info
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/schedules
Seniors 65+ and disabled
$1 - $4
Standard Fare
$2 - $7
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.

Rome2Rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany Bus Terminal, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $55
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
https://trailways.com
Schedules at
https://trailways.com/schedules/
Flexible
$30 - $50
Saver
$35 - $75
Bus from White Plains, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
https://trailways.com
Schedules at
https://trailways.com/schedules/
Flexible
$35 - $50
Saver
$40 - $75
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 (914) 813-7777
Email
beeline@westchesterCountyNY.gov
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Fordham Rd @ Bathgate Ave to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
https://transportation.westchestergov.com/bee-line
All other routes - Senior/Disabled
$2
All other routes - Adults and children 5+
$3
BxM4C/Rte28 Westchester-Manhattan Express - Senior/Disabled
$4
BxM4C/Rte28 Westchester-Manhattan Express - Adult and children 5+
$8

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