There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Troy by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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Bus  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...

$24 - $32

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Bus, line 182 bus  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY New York
  2. Take the line 182 bus from Albany Bus Terminal to Ferry St & 3rd St 182

$25 - $43

Train  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$37 - $52

Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Troy 155.7 miles

$15 - $22

Subway, train, fly, line 1 bus, line 22 bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the subway from 86 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
  4. Take the line 1 bus from Central Ave & Northway Mall - Colonie Station to State St & Eagle St
  5. Take the line 22 bus from State St & Eagle St to Ferry St & 3rd St

$245 - $679

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Troy is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Troy is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Troy. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Ferry St & 3rd St via State St & Eagle St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 24m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Troy is 136 miles. The road distance is 155.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Troy without a car is to bus which takes 3h 24m and costs $24 - $35.

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It takes approximately 3h 24m to get from Manhattan to Troy, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Troy bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Troy is to bus which takes 3h 24m and costs $24 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4h 46m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 9m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Troy.
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  • Distance: 135.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 24m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Troy, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny every 4 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 2h 50m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
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 86 St to 34 St - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
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
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $60
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Albany Bus Terminal to Ferry St & 3rd St
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from Central Ave & Northway Mall - Colonie Station to State St & Eagle St
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Eagle St to Ferry St & 3rd St
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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Manhattan to Troy bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albany, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Troy is 156 miles. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Manhattan to Troy.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 111+ hotels available in Troy. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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