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There are 5 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  1h 19m

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

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Bus  •  5h 8m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 288 / ...

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Train  •  5h 13m

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

Bus, line 22 bus  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Bryant Park
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY Nyc
  3. Take the line 22 bus from S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St 22 / ...

Drive  •  2h 48m

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 159.2 miles

Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by bus and walk

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Newark Airport (EWR) → Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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The cost-effective way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive, which costs $28 - $45 and takes 2h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to fly which costs $140 - $470 and takes 1h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport - Terminal B and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via New York, Ny and S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 8m.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 144 miles. The road distance is 159.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to bus which takes 5h 8m and costs $27 - $80.

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It takes approximately 1h 19m to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Trailways, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to fly which takes 1h 19m and costs $140 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $27 - $80 and takes 5h 8m, you could also train, which costs $65 - $130 and takes 5h 13m.

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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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Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Trailways, arrive at Albany, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
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  • Distance: 144.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 19m

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

United Airlines flies from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute twice daily. Alternatively, Trailways operates a bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 45m. Greyhound USA also services this route every 3 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
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 New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Amtrak
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$27 - $40
Business
$70 - $85
Economy
$48 - $52
EconomyPlus
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailways.com
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 New York to Albany Bus Terminal, NY
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $60
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-(877)-894-9155
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Bryant Park
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $19
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Newark Airport Express
One Way - Adult
$17
One Way - Child (0 - 16)
$5
One Way - Senior / Special Needs
$9
Fox Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Senior/Disabled
$1
Base fare
$2

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 159 miles. It takes approximately 2h 48m to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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