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There are 5 ways to get from Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train

  1. Take a taxi from Middletown to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Middletown, NY to Ridgewood, NJ -
  2. Take the bus from Ridgewood, NJ - Park and Ride to Albany, NY

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Middletown, NY to Poughkeepsie Train Station
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Bus, fly

  1. Take the bus from Middletown, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB)

Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by bus and walk

The journey time between Middletown and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is around 5h 29m and covers a distance of around 182 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 56m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 29m. Operated by Shortline Bus, Trailways New York, Greyhound USA and others, the Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute service departs from Middletown, NY and arrives in Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 33m
Layover time:
1h 56m
Total time:
5h 29m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 29m
Journey distance:
182 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$38
Carbon emissions:
36 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:50
Last service departs at:
08:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Middletown, NY and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via Ridgewood, NJ - Park and Ride and S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 1m.

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The distance between Middletown and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 97 miles. The road distance is 116.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to taxi and train which takes 3h 13m and costs $240 - $310.

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It takes approximately 3h 13m to get from Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Shortline Bus, depart from Middletown, NY station.

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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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Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Trailways New York, arrive at Albany, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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  • Distance: 97.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 13m

What companies run services between Middletown, Orange County, NY, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Middletown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Ridgewood, NJ - Park and Ride, Albany, NY, S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St, and Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St in around 5h 1m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $50
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$18 - $30
Business
$67 - $70
Economy
$39 - $41
EconomyPlus
$45 - $65
Bus operators
Shortline Bus
Phone
+1 (866) 912-6224
Email
shortline@coachusa.com
Website
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Middletown, NY to Ridgewood, NJ -
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Middletown, NY to Poughkeepsie Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from Middletown, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $65
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Ridgewood, NJ - Park and Ride to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
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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 Ridgewood to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$35 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Middletown to Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$200 - $250

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