There are 4 ways to get from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station by train, bus, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Croton-Harmon Hudson
  2. Take the train from Croton-Harmon Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$40 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 7 min

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

$21 - $83

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station 147.5 miles

$14 - $21

Line 2 subway, train, fly  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from 125 St to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

$201 - $415

What companies run services between Harlem-125th St., NY, USA and Albany–Rensselaer Station, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station via Croton-Harmon and Croton-Harmon Amtrak in around 3 h 1 min. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $17
Onboard
$14 - $20
At station
$10 - $15
Amtrak
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Croton-Harmon to Albany
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station?

The distance between Harlem-125th St. and Albany–Rensselaer Station is 205 km. The road distance is 236 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station?

The cheapest way to get from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station?

The quickest way to get from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station is to drive which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $14 - $21.

Is there a direct train between Harlem-125th St. and Albany–Rensselaer Station?

No, there is no direct train from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station. However, there are services departing from Harlem-125th St. and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak via Croton-Harmon Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

How long does it take to get from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station?

It takes approximately 3 h 1 min to get from Harlem-125th St. to Albany–Rensselaer Station, including transfers.