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There are 3 ways to get from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by bus, taxi or car

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Line 450 bus, line 370 bus  •  2h 41m

  1. Take the line 450 bus from Broadway & Ellsworth Jones Pl to Gateway Plaza - State St & Washington Ave 450
  2. Take the line 370 bus from Gateway Plaza - State St & Washington Ave to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St 370

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 29.8 miles

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 29.8 miles

Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by walk and bus

The journey time between Skidmore College and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is around 2h 16m and covers a distance of around 40 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 33 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 40m. Services are operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA). Typically 185 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 43m
Layover time:
33 min
Total time:
2h 16m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 40m
Journey distance:
40 miles
Services per week:
185
Cheapest price:
$3
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:23
Last service departs at:
22:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute walk and bus schedules

Departing Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to line 450 bus and line 370 bus which costs $4 and takes 2h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to taxi which costs $85 - $110 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Broadway & Ellsworth Jones Pl and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via Gateway Plaza - State St & Washington Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 41m.

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The distance between Skidmore College and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 26 miles. The road distance is 29.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to line 450 bus and line 370 bus which takes 2h 41m and costs $4.

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It takes approximately 2h 41m to get from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), depart from Broadway & Ellsworth Jones Pl station.

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Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), arrive at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St.

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Yes, the driving distance between Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 30 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 41m

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

You can take a bus from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Broadway & Ellsworth Jones Pl, Gateway Plaza - State St & Washington Ave, and Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St in around 2h 41m.

Bus operators
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Broadway & Ellsworth Jones Pl to Gateway Plaza - State St & Washington Ave
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from Gateway Plaza - State St & Washington Ave to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Other operators
Taxi from Skidmore College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Tri County Cab, Inc
Phone
+1 518-792-1234
Queensbury Taxi
Phone
+1 518-761-1234
Glens Falls Capitaland Taxi
Phone
+1 518-793-0000

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