There are 5 ways to get from New Brunswick to Albany by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from East Brunswick to New York Port Authority 100
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...

$26 - $70

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Train  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station Northeast Corridor
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$47 - $96

Bus Trailways New York  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick to New York Port Authority 100
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY Nyc

$35 - $101

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from New Brunswick to Albany 169.3 miles

$16 - $24

Train, fly  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from New Brunswick to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

$200 - $413

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The cheapest way to get from New Brunswick to Albany is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Brunswick to Albany is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between New Brunswick and Albany is 155 miles. The road distance is 169.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from New Brunswick to Albany, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Brunswick to Albany. However, there are services departing from East Brunswick and arriving at Albany, Ny via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New Brunswick to Albany. However, there are services departing from New Brunswick and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between New Brunswick, NJ, USA and Albany, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from New Brunswick to Albany via New York Port Authority and New York, Ny in around 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New Brunswick to Albany via New York Penn Station in around 4 h 23 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from New Brunswick to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from East Brunswick to New York Port Authority
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $21
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Bus from New Brunswick to New York Port Authority
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $21
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
web.coachusa.com
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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