How to get from Pittsfield to Albany

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h

  1. 3737 / ...

$10 - $23

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Lake Shore Limited

$24 - $50

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. 39.6 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  53 min

  1. 39.6 miles

$3 - $6

What companies run services between Pittsfield, MA, USA and Albany, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Pittsfield to Albany every 3 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Pittsfield to Albany once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsfield, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Pittsfield, MA to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Pittsfield to Albany
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+1 413-499-4300

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pittsfield and Albany is 48 km. The road distance is 63 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pittsfield to Albany is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Pittsfield to Albany is to taxi which takes 53 min and costs $100 - $130.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pittsfield Amtrak and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsfield, Ma and arriving at Albany, Ny. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

The bus from Pittsfield, Ma to Albany, Ny takes 1 h including transfers and departs every two hours.