There are 9 ways to get from Miami to Albany by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Albany  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Albany (ALB) FLL - ALB

$171 - $391

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Fly Miami to New York La Guardia, train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MIA - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak

$122 - $519

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Fly Miami to Albany  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Albany (ALB) MIA - ALB

$154 - $654

Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Hartford, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Hartford (BDL) FLL - BDL
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny

$183 - $468

Fly Miami to Hartford, bus  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Hartford (BDL) MIA - BDL
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny

$146 - $381

Bus Lacubanabus  •  25 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL to Union City, NJ Direct route / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...

$150 - $211

Train  •  31 h 19 min

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

$212 - $637

Bus  •  33 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to New York, Ny 1006 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...

$142 - $362

Drive  •  23 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Albany 1421.4 miles

$130 - $210

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Albany. However, there are services departing from Miami, FL and arriving at Albany, Ny via 30Th St At Palisade Ave and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Miami to Albany. However, there are services departing from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak via Miami Amtrak and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 19 min.

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The distance between Miami and Albany is 1229 miles. The road distance is 1421.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Albany without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Miami to Albany, including transfers.

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Miami to Albany bus services, operated by , depart from Miami, FL station.

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Miami to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Miami Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Miami to Albany is to fly which takes 7 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 25 h 52 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 31 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 59 min.

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

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  • Distance: 1229 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Albany, NY, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Miami to Albany every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to Albany via Union City, NJ, 30Th St At Palisade Ave, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and New York, Ny in around 25 h 52 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Albany via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Miami to Albany via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Miami to Albany via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Miami to Albany via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Miami to Albany via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Hartford via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Miami to Hartford
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Miami to Hartford via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Miami to Hartford via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Miami to Hartford via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Miami to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Miami to New York La Guardia via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Albany via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Miami to Albany via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Miami to Albany via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Miami to Albany via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Hartford via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Miami to Hartford via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Miami to Hartford via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Miami to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Albany
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Albany via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Hartford
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Hartford via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Hartford via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Albany via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Miami to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Miami to Albany via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Miami to Albany via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Hartford via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Albany
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Hartford
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Hartford
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Miami to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $900
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Train from Miami Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
26 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Albany
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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 Springfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Miami, Fl to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
bus
Bus from Miami, FL to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Miami, FL to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
27 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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Miami to Albany train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Albany is 1421 miles. It takes approximately 23 h 31 min to drive from Miami to Albany.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 91+ hotels available in Albany. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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