Directions from Stamford to Albany

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Recommended option

Line 971 bus, line 13 bus, train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. 971
  2. 13

$44 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus Trailways New York  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Long Island - Albany

$29 - $64

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Acela Express / ...
  2. Empire Service / ...

$98 - $236

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 22 min

  1. 3469 / ...
  2. 4008 / ...

$31 - $73

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. 133.9 miles

$13 - $19

Train, fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. EWR - ALB

$244 - $554

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Albany, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Stamford to Albany via New York Penn Station in around 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stamford to Albany via New York, Ny in around 4 h 22 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Tarrytown to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$6 - $8
Off-peak onboard
$12 - $14
Onboard
$9 - $13
At station
$4 - $10
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Croton-Harmon Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $75
Business Seat
$55 - $95
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Seat
$65 - $110
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Croton-Harmon to Albany
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Coach Seat
$35 - $75
Business Seat
$55 - $95
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Main St and Athlantic St to Martine Ave and Court St
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Martine Ave @ Court St to Tarrytown Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Stamford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from White Plains, NY to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stamford and Albany is 179 km. The road distance is 214 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Albany is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Stamford to Albany is to drive which takes 2 h 40 min and costs $13 - $19.

No, there is no direct train from Stamford to Albany. However, there are services departing from Stamford Amtrak and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Stamford to Albany. However, there are services departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at Albany, Ny via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Stamford to Albany, including transfers.