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There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to Union College by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4h 9m

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

$23 - $49

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Train  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$38 - $88

Bus Capital Bus Tour  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the bus from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. to Schenectady, NY - Taste of China 711 State St. Capital Bus Tours

$23

Drive  •  2h 54m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Union College 164.2 miles

$16 - $24

Fly from Newark  •  2h 53m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

$225 - $442

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4h 43m

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

$283 - $685

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Union College is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Union College is to fly which costs $220 - $450 and takes 2h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Union College station. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station via State St & Lodge St - S. Pearl Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 9m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Union College is 141 miles. The road distance is 164.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Union College without a car is to bus which takes 4h 9m and costs $22 - $50.

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from Manhattan to Union College, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Union College is to bus which takes 4h 9m and costs $22 - $50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $90 and takes 4h 29m, you could also fly, which costs $220 - $450 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Union College.
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  • Distance: 141.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 9m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Union College, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Manhattan to Union College every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 2h 50m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Manhattan to Union College every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 3h 3m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
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 Schenectady Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$50 - $75
EconomyPlus
$70 - $110
Business
$80 - $120
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
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
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. to Schenectady, NY - Taste of China 711 State St.
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Union College is 164 miles. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Manhattan to Union College.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 94+ hotels available in Union College. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $17.

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