The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Albany, NY to New York City will cost around $ 55 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 51.
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2 h 30 m
3 h 32 m
Trains per day
Of the 17 trains that leave Albany, NY for New York City every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 217 km distance in an average of 3 h 32 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 30 m .
The slowest trains will take 6 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||134 miles (216 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 23 min|
|Average train ticket price||$43 (€35)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
Trains from Albany, NY to New York City cover the 134 miles (216 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $43 (€35), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $39 (€31).
For as little as $39 (€31) you can travel by train from Albany, NY to New York City with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
Amtrak is the main train provider in the United States. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and First Class for you to book for your next journey by train between Albany, NY and New York City.
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