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There are 8 ways to get from Nashville to Albany by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Albany  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Albany (ALB) BNA - ALB

$164 - $804

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  20h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Nashville, TN to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$100 - $217

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Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  7h 52m

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

$162 - $582

Fly to Newark, train  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Newark (EWR) BNA - EWR
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station

$173 - $602

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to New York JFK (JFK) BNA - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station

$166 - $563

Fly to Boston, train  •  10h 26m

  1. Fly from Nashville (BNA) to Boston (BOS) BNA - BOS
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station

$125 - $530

Bus  •  22h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Nashville to New York, NY Nashville
  2. Take the bus from New York - 19 Pike St. to Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. Capital Bus Tours

$102 - $104

Drive  •  16h 39m

  1. Drive from Nashville to Albany 993.8 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Nashville to Albany is to bus which costs $101 - $105 and takes 22h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Nashville to Albany is to fly which costs $160 - $850 and takes 7h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nashville to Albany. However, there are services departing from Charlotte Ave & 7Th Ave N Wb and arriving at Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. via Nashville and New York - 19 Pike St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 41m.

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The distance between Nashville and Albany is 831 miles. The road distance is 993.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Nashville to Albany without a car is to bus and train which takes 20h 22m and costs $95 - $220.

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It takes approximately 7h 5m to get from Nashville to Albany, including transfers.

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Nashville to Albany bus services, operated by Wanda Coach, depart from Nashville station.

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The best way to get from Nashville to Albany is to fly which takes 7h 5m and costs $160 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $101 - $105 and takes 22h 41m.

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There is no direct flight from Nashville Airport to Albany Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Nashville to Albany bus services, operated by Capital Bus Tour, arrive at Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave. station.

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Map of how to get from Nashville to Albany.
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  • Distance: 830.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 5m

What companies run services between Nashville, TN, USA and Albany, NY, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Nashville to Albany hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nashville to Albany via Charlotte Pike & Lellyett St Wb, Nashville, New York, NY, and New York - 19 Pike St. in around 22h 41m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Nashville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Nashville to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Nashville to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Nashville to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Nashville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Nashville to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Nashville to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Nashville to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Nashville to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Nashville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Nashville to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Nashville to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Nashville to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Nashville to Boston via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Nashville to Albany via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Nashville to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $950
Flights from Nashville to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Nashville to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Nashville to Boston
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $950
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$28 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$75 - $110
Bus operators
NYTN Bus
Website
nytnbus.com
Bus from Nashville, TN to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
nytnbus.com
Book at
search.gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Nashville to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from New York - 19 Pike St. to Albany, NY - LC Coach Bus 217 Central Ave.
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Albany is 1h ahead of Nashville. It is currently 10:00 AM in Nashville and 11:00 AM in Albany.

Yes, the driving distance between Nashville to Albany is 994 miles. It takes approximately 16h 39m to drive from Nashville to Albany.

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United Airlines, Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Nashville Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 99+ hotels available in Albany. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nashville to Nashville Airport is to line 18 bus which takes 32m and costs $2.

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