Travel from New-York-JFK-Airport-JFK to Albany-NY-USA

Train, bus or fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Albany?

JFK Airtrain operates a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Albany every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 10 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, NYC Airporter operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Albany every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. 3 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Albany

ModeDurationPrice
From JFK International Airport train to Jamaica, train to New York Penn Station, then train to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak.4 h 3 min$70
From JFK Airport bus to New York, NY then bus to Albany, NY.4 h 32 min$48
From JFK Airport bus to New York then train to Albany.5 h 18 min$73
From New York JFK Airport (JFK) drive to Albany.2 h 54 min$19
From New York JFK Airport shuttle to Newark airport, fly to Albany airport, then bus to Albany.4 h 50 min$265
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    New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Albany:

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      1 Train Amtrak
      • One-Way approx: USD $49 - $96
      • Duration: 4 h 3 min
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      2 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $35 - $98
      • Duration: 4 h 32 min
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        • Duration: 4 h 32 min
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      3 Train VIA Rail
      • One-Way approx: USD $48 - $128
      • Duration: 5 h 18 min
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      4 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $16 - $24
      • Duration: 2 h 54 min
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      5 Fly
      • One-Way approx: USD $213 - $438
      • Duration: 4 h 50 min
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        • Duration: 4 h 50 min
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