The best way to find a cheap train ticket from New York City to Albany, NY is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 25 m
2 h 29 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave New York City for Albany, NY every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||134 miles (216 km)|
|Average train ticket price||$45 (€40)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
Trains from New York City to Albany, NY cover the 134 miles (216 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 31 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $45 (€40), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $45 (€40).
Amtrak trains will get you between New York City and Albany, NY from $45 (€40). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains to Albany, NY from New York City, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.
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