There are 5 ways to get from White Plains to Albany–Rensselaer Station by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, NY to Albany, NY Long Island - Albany

$27 - $60

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Main St @ S Broadway to Poughkeepsie
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$34 - $70

Train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Croton-Harmon Hudson
  2. Take the train from Croton-Harmon Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...

$47 - $102

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from White Plains to Albany–Rensselaer Station 139.7 miles

$13 - $20

Train, fly  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

$202 - $441

What companies run services between White Plains, NY, USA and Albany–Rensselaer Station, NY, USA?

Trailways New York operates a bus from White Plains to Albany–Rensselaer Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from White Plains to Albany–Rensselaer Station via Harlem-125th St., Croton-Harmon, and Croton-Harmon Amtrak in around 4 h 8 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
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Croton-Harmon Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $75
Business Seat
$55 - $95
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$4 - $5
Off-peak onboard
$4 - $6
Onboard
$7 - $10
At station
$7 - $9
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Bus operators
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
Leprechaun Lines
Phone
+1 845-565-7900
Email
info@leprechaunlines.com
Website
leprechaunlines.com
Bus from Main St @ S Broadway to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Schedules at
leprechaunlines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between White Plains and Albany–Rensselaer Station is 179 km. The road distance is 224 km.

The cheapest way to get from White Plains to Albany–Rensselaer Station is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from White Plains to Albany–Rensselaer Station is to drive which takes 2 h 25 min and costs $13 - $20.

No, there is no direct train from White Plains to Albany–Rensselaer Station. However, there are services departing from White Plains and arriving at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak via Harlem-125th St. and Croton-Harmon Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from White Plains, NY and arriving at Albany, NY. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

The bus from White Plains, NY to Albany, NY takes 3 h including transfers and departs three times a day.