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There are 4 ways to get from White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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Bus  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the bus from White Plains, Ny to Albany, Ny 402

3 alternative options

Line 13 bus, train, line 922 bus  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the line 13 bus from Tarrytown Rd @ Chatterton Ave to Tarrytown Railroad Station 13
  2. Take the train from Tarrytown to Croton-Harmon
  3. Take the train from Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  4. Take the line 922 bus from Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St 922 / ...

Drive  •  2h 34m

  1. Drive from White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 146.8 miles

Train, line 7 subway, fly, line 905 bus, line 22 bus  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central Terminal
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central-42 St to 74 St-Broadway
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Albany (ALB) LGA - ALB
  4. Take the line 905 bus from Colonie Station - Central Ave & Northway Mall to S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St
  5. Take the line 22 bus from S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St
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The cheapest way to get from White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from White Plains, Ny and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 21m.

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The distance between White Plains and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 118 miles. The road distance is 146.8 miles.

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The best way to get from White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to bus which takes 4h 21m and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 4h 21m to get from White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Trailways, depart from White Plains, Ny station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 8m.

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White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Trailways, arrive at Albany, Ny station.

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Yes, the driving distance between White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 147 miles. It takes approximately 2h 34m to drive from White Plains to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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  • Distance: 118 miles
  • Duration: 4h 21m

What companies run services between White Plains, NY, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

Trailways operates a bus from White Plains, Ny to Albany, Ny once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Train operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from Tarrytown to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
new.mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
new.mta.info
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$40 - $65
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Croton-Harmon to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$24 - $40
Business
$70 - $80
Economy
$46 - $48
EconomyPlus
$55 - $85
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central-42 St to 74 St-Broadway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
mta.info
Seniors 65+ and Disabled
$2
Standard Fare
$3
Bus operators
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from White Plains, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
trailways.com
Westchester County Bee-Line System
Phone
+1 914 995-2000
Website
transportation.westchestergov.com
Bus from Tarrytown Rd @ Chatterton Ave to Tarrytown Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
transportation.westchestergov.com
All other routes
$3
BxM4C/Rte28 Westchester-Manhattan Express
$8
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave to Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from Colonie Station - Central Ave & Northway Mall to S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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