There are 4 ways to get from Fort Lee to Albany by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 37 min

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

$38 - $99

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Line 159 bus, bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 159 bus from Rt-67 to Port Authority Bus Terminal 156 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...

$21 - $53

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lee to Albany 142.7 miles

$14 - $21

Line 158 bus, fly  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 158 bus from Main St At Central Rd to Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

$195 - $412

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lee to Albany. However, there are services departing from Rt-67 and arriving at Albany, Ny via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between Fort Lee and Albany is 126 miles. The road distance is 142.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lee to Albany without a car is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Fort Lee to Albany, including transfers.

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Fort Lee to Albany bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Rt-67 station.

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The best way to get from Fort Lee to Albany is to train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 159 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Fort Lee to Albany bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albany, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lee to Albany is 143 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Fort Lee to Albany.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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  • Distance: 125.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

What companies run services between Fort Lee, NJ, USA and Albany, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Fort Lee to Albany every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 6 min. VIA Rail also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Lee to Albany via Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 3 h 51 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Yonkers Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Yonkers to Albany
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$65 - $95
Business
$60 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$110 - $160
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Rt-67 to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Main St At Central Rd to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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