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There are 4 ways to get from Southborough to Albany by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5h 31m

  1. Take the train from Worcester Union Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited

$51 - $108

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Bus  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY Peter Pan

$24 - $46

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 33m

  1. Drive from Southborough to Albany 146.7 miles

$14 - $21

Bus, train, fly  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Downtown Southborough to MWRTA Intermodal Center
  2. Take the train from Framingham to Back Bay
  3. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Albany (ALB) BOS - ALB

$196 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Southborough to Albany is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Southborough to Albany is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 33m.

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The distance between Southborough and Albany is 117 miles. The road distance is 146.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Southborough to Albany without a car is to train which takes 5h 31m and costs $50 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5h 31m to get from Southborough to Albany, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Southborough to Albany is to train which takes 5h 31m and costs $50 - $110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $24 - $50 and takes 7h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southborough to Albany is 147 miles. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from Southborough to Albany.

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Cape Air offers flights from Boston Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 99+ hotels available in Albany. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 116.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 31m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Southborough to Albany once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 3h 57m. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Southborough to Albany twice daily. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3h 25m.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Worcester Union Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
MetroWest
Phone
+1 508-935-2222
Website
mwrta.com
Bus from Downtown Southborough to MWRTA Intermodal Center
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
mwrta.com

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