There are 5 ways to get from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsfield, MA to Albany, NY

$12 - $18

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsfield, Ma to Albany, Ny 3737

$10 - $23

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsfield Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$24 - $50

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station 36.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station 36.4 miles

$3 - $6

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

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The quickest way to get from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pittsfield, MA and arriving at Albany, NY. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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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.

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The distance between Pittsfield and Albany–Rensselaer Station is 29 miles. The road distance is 36.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $12 - $18.

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The bus from Pittsfield, MA to Albany, NY takes 40 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Pittsfield, MA station.

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Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Pittsfield Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station is to bus which takes 1 h 1 min and costs $12 - $18. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $24 - $50 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station.
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  • Distance: 28.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min.

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 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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Pittsfield, MA to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.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 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
Other operators
Taxi from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+1 413-499-4300

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Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Albany, NY station.

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Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station is 36 miles. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Pittsfield to Albany–Rensselaer Station.

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