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There are 6 ways to get from New York to Union College by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$35 - $85

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Bus  •  4h 2m

  1. Take the bus from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. to Schenectady, NY - Taste of China 711 State St. Capital Bus Tours

$20

4 alternative options

Bus, line 905 bus  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY New York
  2. Take the line 905 bus from Albany Bus Terminal to State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station 905

$28 - $50

Drive  •  2h 59m

  1. Drive from New York to Union College 167.6 miles

$16 - $24

Fly from Newark  •  2h 53m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

$225 - $442

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Albany (ALB) PHL - ALB

$283 - $675

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Union College is to bus which costs $20 and takes 4h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Union College is to fly which costs $220 - $450 and takes 2h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. and arriving at Schenectady, NY - Taste of China 711 State St.. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Schenectady Amtrak Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 3m.

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The distance between New York and Union College is 145 miles. The road distance is 167.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Union College without a car is to train which takes 3h 21m and costs $35 - $85.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station takes 3h 3m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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New York to Union College bus services, operated by Capital Bus Tour, depart from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. station.

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New York to Union College train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York to Union College is to train which takes 3h 21m and costs $35 - $85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $20 and takes 4h 2m, you could also fly, which costs $220 - $450 and takes 2h 53m.

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  • Distance: 145 miles
  • Duration: 3h 21m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Union College, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from New York to Union College every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 3h 3m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Capital Bus Tour operates a bus from New York to Union College 4 times a day. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 3h 45m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
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 Schenectady Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$50 - $75
EconomyPlus
$70 - $110
Business
$80 - $120
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Capital Bus Tour
Website
capitalbustour.com
Bus from New York - Oakwood 888 6th Ave. to Schenectady, NY - Taste of China 711 State St.
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
capitalbustour.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Albany Bus Terminal to State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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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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New York to Union College bus services, operated by Capital Bus Tour, arrive at Schenectady, NY - Taste of China 711 State St. station.

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New York to Union College train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Schenectady Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Union College is 168 miles. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from New York to Union College.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 96+ hotels available in Union College. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $17.

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