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

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Bus, line 22 bus  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the line 22 bus from S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St to Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St 22 / ...

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Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 31.4 miles

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 31.4 miles

Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by walk and bus

The journey time between Williams College and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is around 1h 2m and covers a distance of around 48 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 6 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 2m. Services are operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines and Capital District Transportation (CDTA). Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
56 min
Layover time:
6 min
Total time:
1h 2m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 2m
Journey distance:
48 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$14
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
14:10
Last service departs at:
14:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute walk and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 34m.

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The distance between Williams College and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 24 miles. The road distance is 31.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to bus and line 22 bus which takes 1h 34m and costs $14 - $19.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA station.

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Williams 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 Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 31 miles. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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  • Distance: 24.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 34m

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

You can take a bus from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA, Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY, S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St, and Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St in around 1h 34m.

Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Williams Inn, Williamstown, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
peterpanbus.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Other operators
Taxi from Williams College to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Arrow Taxi
Phone
+1 413-499-4300

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