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There are 6 ways to get from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the bus from New Haven Bus Stop to Springfield Union Station Greyhound US0240 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Springfield Union Station to Albany Bus Terminal, NY Greyhound US0270 / ...

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Train  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Springfield Amtrak Hartford Line / ...
  2. Take the train from Springfield to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited

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Train via New York  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the train from New Haven to New York Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

Train, bus  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Darien New Haven
  2. Take the bus from White Plains, Ny to Albany, Ny 412 / ...

Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 133.7 miles

Train, fly  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from New Haven to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Albany (ALB) LGA - ALB

Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by walk, train and bus

The journey time between Yale University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is around 6h 35m and covers a distance of around 175 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 27m. Services are operated by Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and Capital District Transportation (CDTA). Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

7 Weekly Services
6h 35m Average Duration
$9 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 2h 43m.

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The fastest way to get from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to drive which takes 2h 43m and costs $24 - $35.

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No, there is no direct bus from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute station. However, there are services departing from New Haven Bus Stop and arriving at Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St via Springfield Union Station and State/Downtown Station - State St & S. Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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The distance between Yale University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 106 miles. The road distance is 133.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute without a car is to bus which takes 5h 22m and costs $13 - $80.

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, including transfers.

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Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New Haven Bus Stop station.

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The best way to get from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is to bus which takes 5h 22m and costs $13 - $80. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $8 - $290 and takes 6h 35m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Albany Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albany Bus Terminal, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
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  • Distance: 105.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 22m

What companies run services between Yale University, CT, USA and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via New Haven Bus Stop, Springfield Union Station, Albany Bus Terminal, NY, State/Downtown Station - State St & S. Pearl St, and Riverfront Station - 4th St & Fulton St in around 5h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute via New Haven, Springfield, Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, East St & Herrick St, Broadway & Pine St, Broadway & Steuben St, and Congress Station - 4th St & Congress St in around 6h 35m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Albany
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$13 - $240
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $70
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$2 - $20
Child Coach - short notice
$10 - $22
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$12 - $40
Child Business Class - short notice
$13 - $45
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$16 - $27
Business Seat - advance purchase
$26 - $80
Business Seat - short notice
$30 - $65
Coach Seat - short notice
$9 - $70
Train from Springfield to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $80
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$4 - $24
Child Coach - short notice
$15 - $25
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$14 - $45
Child Business Class - short notice
$15 - $50
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$19 - $35
Business Seat - advance purchase
$30 - $95
Business Seat - short notice
$35 - $80
Coach Seat - short notice
$13 - $80
Train from New Haven to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $75
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$3 - $21
Child Coach - short notice
$12 - $23
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$12 - $45
Child Business Class - short notice
$14 - $45
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$17 - $29
Business Seat - advance purchase
$27 - $85
Business Seat - short notice
$30 - $70
Coach Seat - short notice
$10 - $75
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $90
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$6 - $29
Child Coach - short notice
$19 - $29
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$16 - $55
Child Business Class - short notice
$18 - $55
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$23 - $40
Business Seat - advance purchase
$30 - $110
Business Seat - short notice
$40 - $95
Coach Seat - short notice
$18 - $90
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $210
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/northeast-regional-train
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$3 - $110
Reserved Coach Seat
$17 - $210
Business Class Seat
$60 - $170
Train from New Haven to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $210
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/northeast-regional-train
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$4 - $110
Reserved Coach Seat
$18 - $210
Business Class Seat
$65 - $170
Amtrak Acela
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $370
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/acela-train
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$13 - $130
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$24 - $220
Business Seat - Adult
$26 - $240
First Class - Child 2-12
$45 - $170
First Class - Senior Citizens
$85 - $330
First Class - Adult
$90 - $370
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York Penn Station to Albany
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $95
Website
http://www.viarail.ca/
Economy Adult - same day booking
$30 - $95
Economy Adult - Advanced Booking
$30 - $75
Economy Escape Advanced Booking - Adult
$27 - $40
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
877.690.5114
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Darien
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
https://new.mta.info/agency/metro-north-railroad
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/schedules
At Station Off-Peak
$11 - $14
Onboard Off-Peak
$18
At Station Peak
$15 - $17
Onboard-Peak
$21 - $24
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Haven Bus Stop to Springfield Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $40
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Bus from Springfield Union Station to Albany Bus Terminal, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $40
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Springfield, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $35
Website
https://peterpanbus.com
Adult
$5 - $35
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 - $75
Website
https://trailways.com
Schedules at
https://trailways.com/schedules/
Flexible
$35 - $50
Saver
$40 - $75

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Yes, the driving distance between Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 134 miles. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Yale University to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

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Delta offers flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Albany Airport.

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