Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY train

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Cheap train tickets from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Amtrak
11:05PM5h24
Albany, NY
04:29AMBuffalo, NY
$511One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:10PM5h11
Albany, NY
01:21AMBuffalo, NY
$1111One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, June 23
Amtrak
11:05PM5h24
Albany, NY
04:29AMBuffalo, NY
0 transfers
Amtrak
08:10PM5h11
Albany, NY
01:21AMBuffalo, NY
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY

Showing times and prices for Jun 23

Fastest Journey

5 h 11 m

Average

5 h 17 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

419 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Albany, NY for Buffalo, NY every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Amtrak
08:10PM5h11
Albany, NY
01:21AMBuffalo, NY
$1111One-way
0 transfers
Amtrak
11:05PM5h24
Albany, NY
04:29AMBuffalo, NY
$511One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY

distanceDistance259 miles (418 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 9 min
priceAverage train ticket price$60 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY cover the 259 miles (418 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 9 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $60 (€53), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $51 (€45).

Train companies: Amtrak from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY trains

Travel to Buffalo, NY from Albany, NY from $51 (€45) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 9 min
  • Cheapest Price: $51
  • Amtrak frequency: 3 a day

FAQs: Trains from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY

FAQs: Travel by train from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY.
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Cheap train tickets from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY can start from as little as $51 (€45) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY is $60 (€53); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY is 5 h 9 min   to travel the 259 mile (418 km) long trip, with around there are 3 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY leaves at 2: 10 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY leaves at 11: 05 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY without having to change trains with Amtrak. There are 3 direct trains from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the trip from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY you can take a train with Amtrak. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 05 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY by train is May.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Buffalo, NY from Albany, NY including taking a train, bus or flight.

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