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

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Train to Newark, fly  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the train from Metropark to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

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Line 48 bus, line 112 bus, bus, line 22 bus  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the line 48 bus from Oak Tree Rd At Middlesex Ave to Broad St At Jersey St 48
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Broad St At Jersey St to Port Authority Bus Terminal 112
  3. Take the bus from New York to Albany 288 / ...
  4. Take the line 22 bus from Broadway & Orange St to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St 22 / ...

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Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the train from Metropark to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Albany (ALB) LGA - ALB

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the train from Metropark Amtrak Station to 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Albany (ALB) PHL - ALB

Train, line 22 bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Metropark to New York Penn Station Nec
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  3. Take the line 22 bus from Broadway & Orange St to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St 22 / ...

Line 48 bus, train, bus, line 22 bus  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the line 48 bus from Oak Tree Rd At Middlesex Ave to East Milton Ave At Broad St 48
  2. Take the train from Rahway to New York Penn Station Nec
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY Nyc
  4. Take the line 22 bus from S. Swan St & Washington Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St 22 / ...

Drive  •  2h 56m

  1. Drive from Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 167.6 miles

Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by train, bus and walk

89 Weekly Services
5h 25m Average Duration
$30 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 2h 56m.

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The fastest way to get from Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to train and fly which takes 2h 48m and costs $180 - $480.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Oak Tree Rd At Middlesex Ave and arriving at Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St via Broad St At Jersey St, New York, Albany Bus Terminal and Broadway & Orange St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 20m.

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The distance between Iselin and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 168 miles. The road distance is 167.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to train and line 22 bus which takes 5h 25m and costs $30 - $430.

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It takes approximately 2h 48m to get from Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Oak Tree Rd At Middlesex Ave station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 168 miles. It takes approximately 2h 56m to drive from Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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  • Distance: 168.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 48m

What companies run services between Iselin, NJ, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Iselin to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Broad St At Jersey St, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Albany, Albany Bus Terminal, Broadway & Steuben St, Broadway & Orange St, and Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St in around 6h 20m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $450
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Metropark to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
https://www.njtransit.com/
Schedules at
https://www.njtransit.com/bus-to
Child 5-11 and Senior
$10 - $12
Adult Airport
$13 - $16
Train from Metropark to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
https://www.njtransit.com/
Schedules at
https://www.njtransit.com/bus-to
Child 5-11 and Senior
$2 - $5
Adult
$6 - $9
Train from Rahway to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
https://www.njtransit.com/
Schedules at
https://www.njtransit.com/bus-to
Child 5-11 and Senior
$2 - $4
Adult
$5 - $8
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $200
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/northeast-regional-train
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$1 - $100
Reserved Coach Seat
$14 - $200
Business Class Seat
$50 - $150
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $210
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/northeast-regional-train
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$3 - $110
Reserved Coach Seat
$17 - $210
Business Class Seat
$60 - $170
Amtrak Acela

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $330
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/acela-train
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$9 - $110
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$17 - $180
Business Seat - Adult
$17 - $200
First Class - Child 2-12
$30 - $130
First Class - Senior Citizens
$60 - $270
First Class - Adult
$60 - $330
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $360
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/acela-train
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$12 - $120
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$23 - $210
Business Seat - Adult
$24 - $230
First Class - Child 2-12
$40 - $160
First Class - Senior Citizens
$80 - $320
First Class - Adult
$85 - $360
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.

Rome2Rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $60
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$1 - $15
Child Coach - short notice
$6 - $19
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$10 - $35
Child Business Class - short notice
$11 - $35
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$9 - $24
Business Seat - advance purchase
$22 - $70
Business Seat - short notice
$27 - $50
Coach Seat - short notice
$5 - $60
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $70
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$2 - $20
Child Coach - short notice
$11 - $22
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$12 - $40
Child Business Class - short notice
$14 - $45
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$17 - $28
Business Seat - advance purchase
$26 - $85
Business Seat - short notice
$30 - $65
Coach Seat - short notice
$9 - $70
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $90
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$6 - $29
Child Coach - short notice
$19 - $29
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$16 - $55
Child Business Class - short notice
$18 - $55
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$23 - $40
Business Seat - advance purchase
$30 - $110
Business Seat - short notice
$40 - $95
Coach Seat - short notice
$18 - $90
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $90
Website
http://www.viarail.ca/
Economy Adult - same day booking
$30 - $90
Economy Adult - Advanced Booking
$30 - $70
Economy Escape Advanced Booking - Adult
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Broadway & Orange St to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Senior/Disabled
$1
Base fare
$2
Bus from S. Swan St & Washington Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Senior/Disabled
$1
Base fare
$2
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Oak Tree Rd At Middlesex Ave to East Milton Ave At Broad St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Website
https://www.njtransit.com/
Schedules at
https://www.njtransit.com/bus-to
Child 5-11 and Senior
$1 - $2
Adults
$1 - $5
Bus from Oak Tree Rd At Middlesex Ave to Broad St At Jersey St
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Website
https://www.njtransit.com/
Schedules at
https://www.njtransit.com/bus-to
Child 5-11 and Senior
$1 - $2
Adults
$1 - $6
Bus from Broad St At Jersey St to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
https://www.njtransit.com/
Schedules at
https://www.njtransit.com/bus-to
Child 5-11 and Senior
$1 - $2
Adults
$2 - $7
Fox Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Capital Bus Tour
Email
foxbus88@gmail.com
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from New York, NY - Midtown, 886 6th Ave to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Book at
https://www.gotobus.com/capital-bus-tours/bus-routes/
Website
http://www.capitalbustour.com
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from New York to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
https://trailways.com
Schedules at
https://trailways.com/schedules/
Flexible
$35 - $50
Saver
$40 - $75
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $55
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/

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