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There are 8 ways to get from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Albany (ALB) PHL - ALB

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Bus via Albany, NY  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Midtown - 888, 6th Avenue Wilmington to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY Nyc

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Train to Baltimore, fly  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Albany (ALB) BWI - ALB

Train to Newark, fly  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to Newark Liberty International Airport
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Albany (ALB) DCA - ALB

Train  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the train from Wilmington to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

Bus  •  6h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington to New York "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 288 / ...

Drive  •  4h 42m

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 269.1 miles

Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by train, bus and walk

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The cheapest way to get from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to train and fly which costs $130 - $500 and takes 3h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via New York, NY - Midtown, Central Ave & Lexington Ave and S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 56m.

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The distance between Wilmington and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 229 miles. The road distance is 269.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to train which takes 6h 32m and costs $50 - $210.

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It takes approximately 3h 40m to get from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Rockledge Bus, depart from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. station.

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The best way to get from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to train which takes 6h 32m and costs $50 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus via Albany, NY, which costs $40 - $55 and takes 6h 56m.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 16m.

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Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Fox Bus, arrive at Albany, NY station.

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  • Distance: 229.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 40m

What companies run services between Wilmington, DE, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station, Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, East St & Herrick St, Broadway & Orange St / Van Tromp St, Clinton Square Station - N. Pearl St & Clinton Ave, and Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St in around 6h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via New York, NY - Midtown, Albany, NY, Central Ave & Lexington Ave, S. Pearl Station - State St & S. Pearl St, and Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St in around 6h 56m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Albany via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $35
Reserved Coach Seat
$24 - $70
Business Class Seat
$35 - $95
Train from Wilmington to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$14 - $45
Reserved Coach Seat
$27 - $85
Business Class Seat
$45 - $120
Train from Wilmington to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$29 - $90
Business Class Seat
$50 - $130
Train from Wilmington to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$16 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$29 - $95
Business Class Seat
$50 - $130
Train from Wilmington to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$16 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $95
Business Class Seat
$50 - $130
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$14 - $40
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$25 - $70
Business Seat - Adult
$28 - $75
First Class - Child 2-12
$50 - $80
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$95 - $150
First Class - Adult
$100 - $160
Train from Wilmington to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$20 - $65
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$35 - $110
Business Seat - Adult
$40 - $130
First Class - Child 2-12
$65 - $110
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $200
First Class - Adult
$130 - $220
Train from Wilmington to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$24 - $75
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$40 - $140
Business Seat - Adult
$45 - $150
First Class - Child 2-12
$70 - $130
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$130 - $230
First Class - Adult
$140 - $250
Train from Wilmington to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$25 - $80
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$40 - $140
Business Seat - Adult
$45 - $160
First Class - Child 2-12
$75 - $130
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$130 - $240
First Class - Adult
$150 - $260
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Train from Wilmington to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $9
Website
septa.org
65 and over
$1 - $2
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
Train from Wilmington to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Wilmington to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 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
Train from Wilmington to NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
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
$45 - $65
Train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
Bus operators
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Midtown - 888, 6th Avenue
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Book at
GoToBus
Fox Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wilmington to New York
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $27
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from New York to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Trailways
Phone
+1 800-858-8555
Website
trailways.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
trailways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 269 miles. It takes approximately 4h 42m to drive from Wilmington to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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