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There are 5 ways to get from Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Cold Spring to Poughkeepsie
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Newburgh to Albany, Ny

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Drive

  1. Drive from Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Train to Newark, fly

  1. Take the train from Cold Spring to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB)

Train to New York La Guardia, fly

  1. Take the train from Cold Spring to Grand Central
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Albany (ALB)
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The cost-effective way to get from Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive, which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1h 57m.

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The distance between Philipstown and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 92 miles. The road distance is 106.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to train which takes 3h 54m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to train which takes 3h 54m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $26 - $45 and takes 5h 33m.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 107 miles. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Albany Airport.

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  • Distance: 91.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between Philipstown, NY, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Philipstown to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station, Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, East St & Herrick St, Broadway & Orange St / Van Tromp St, Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave, and Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St in around 3h 54m. Alternatively, Trailways operates a bus from Newburgh to Albany, Ny once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Train operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from Cold Spring to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
new.mta.info
Train from Cold Spring to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
new.mta.info
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 Poughkeepsie Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $50
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$18 - $29
Business
$65 - $68
Economy
$38 - $39
EconomyPlus
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from Newburgh to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
trailways.com

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