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There are 4 ways to get from Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by train, bus or car

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Train  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the train from Framingham Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited

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Bus  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Framingham to Albany "Greyhound"

2 alternative options

Line 07 bus, train, bus, line 22 bus  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the line 07 bus from Newton and Weed St to Banana Lot/Intermodal Center 07 / ...
  2. Take the train from Framingham to Worcester
  3. Take the bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
  4. Take the line 22 bus from S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St 22 / ...

Drive  •  2h 39m

  1. Drive from Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 152.7 miles
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The cheapest way to get from Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Newton and Weed St and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via Framingham and S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 43m.

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The distance between Marlborough and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 112 miles. The road distance is 152.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to train which takes 6h 8m and costs $70 - $95.

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It takes approximately 6h 8m to get from Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Framingham station.

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The best way to get from Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to train which takes 6h 8m and costs $70 - $95. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $26 - $40 and takes 6h 43m.

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Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albany station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 153 miles. It takes approximately 2h 39m to drive from Marlborough to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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  • Distance: 112 miles
  • Duration: 6h 8m

What companies run services between Marlborough, MA, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Framingham Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 4h 35m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Framingham to Albany once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 3h 50m.

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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Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Framingham Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Framingham to Worcester
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $10
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$6 - $10
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 Framingham to Albany
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
MetroWest
Phone
+1 508-935-2222
Website
mwrta.com
Bus from Newton and Weed St to Banana Lot/Intermodal Center
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mwrta.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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