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BOS — ALB
Apr 29 — May 61
1 adult
Mon 4/29

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5h 13m
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5h 20m
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Albany, New York train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains to Albany, New York

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$55

ONE-WAY FROM

$31

POPULAR STATION

Albany–Rensselaer

POPULAR TRAIN COMPANY

Amtrak
The cheapest round-trip train ticket to Albany, New York is from Boston, starting at $55. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
The cheapest one-way train ticket to Albany, New York is from Boston, starting at $31. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
Albany–Rensselaer is one of the most popular stations in Albany, New York
Amtrak services this train route

Albany, New York Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Albany, New York
Albany–RensselaerAlbany, 42.641389, -73.741111

Book round-trip train tickets to Albany, New York

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets to Albany, New York that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
Apr 30
12:57 pmBoston Back Bay
5h 13m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
May 31
3:27 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
4h 57m
8:24 pmBoston Back Bay
Amtrak
May 15
12:57 pmBoston Back Bay
5h 13m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
May 16
3:27 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
4h 57m
8:24 pmBoston Back Bay
Amtrak
Apr 30
12:50 pmBoston South Station
5h 20m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
May 31
3:27 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
5h 05m
8:32 pmBoston South Station
Amtrak
May 15
12:50 pmBoston South Station
5h 20m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
May 16
3:27 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
5h 05m
8:32 pmBoston South Station
Amtrak
May 1
12:50 pmBoston South Station
5h 20m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
May 4
3:27 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
5h 05m
8:32 pmBoston South Station
Amtrak
May 1
12:57 pmBoston Back Bay
5h 13m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
May 4
3:27 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
4h 57m
8:24 pmBoston Back Bay

Book one-way train tickets to Albany, New York

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets to Albany, New York found on momondo in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find available train tickets by date.
Amtrak
Apr 30
12:57 pmBoston Back Bay
5h 13m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
Amtrak
Apr 30
12:50 pmBoston South Station
5h 20m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
Amtrak
May 23
12:50 pmBoston South Station
5h 20m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
Amtrak
May 1
12:50 pmBoston South Station
5h 20m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
Amtrak
May 2
12:57 pmBoston Back Bay
5h 13m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer
Amtrak
May 2
12:50 pmBoston South Station
5h 20m
6:10 pmAlbany–Rensselaer

FAQs for booking trains to Albany

What services are available at the Albany, NY train station?

For trains to Albany, NY, services at the CDTA Rensselaer Rail Station include many benefits to make your trip more comfortable and convenient. This Albany and New York Capital Region rail station offers charging stations for your electronics and Quik-Trak kiosks for simple Albany, NY train ticket services. Passenger assistants are also available to help throughout the day. Vending machines and ATMs are available, and the station is handicap-accessible, with elevators and other helpful facilities. The station has a café that serves coffee, lunch, and breakfast sandwiches; plus, you can walk to restaurants around the station.

How do you get to downtown Albany from the Albany, NY train station?

Train passengers on Albany, NY trains will be glad to know that the downtown area is a short walk from the train station on East Street. You can also take the 114 bus from the station for a short ride to downtown. A taxi will take a few minutes, so it’s the quickest option. If you choose to walk, you can catch all the sites by taking the Dunn Memorial Bridge. It will take you directly to the downtown area. With Albany, NY train tickets, the train station will save you time and add convenience to your trip, since it's so close to everything that downtown Albany has to offer. In the event that you rented a car, you’ll find safe parking at the station. If you have a rental car, your best option is to park at the station and walk downtown.

Can you bring a bicycle or pets on the train to Albany, NY?

You’ll be glad to know that you can bring both a bicycle and a pet on trains to Albany, NY. For the train journey, the bicycle must be in two pieces and stored in a bicycle box. Boxes and bags are available at the station for a small fee, so inquire about these when booking your tickets. Also, a bicycle counts as one piece of luggage, and depending on the train lines, there might not be room for a bicycle. Bike storage is available at the station for a fee, but you might be limited to 24 hours of storage time. Pets can travel on the train, but they must be in a carrier for the entire trip and must always remain with their owners. Your pet must be under a specified weight limit, so be sure to consider this when planning your trip. Therapy animals are allowed, but you’ll have to show documentation signed by a veterinarian when you book your tickets on Albany trains.

What kinds of amenities are available on my train to Albany, NY?

On trains to Albany, NY, you’ll be happy to know that many features will make your journey more comfortable. The plush, adjustable seats and spacious leg room make the train ride a joy. The almost-silent train glides you to your destination quickly. Accessible seating on the train is also available, including ramps, grab bars, and wheelchair options. Train assistants are there to help passengers board and store their items. Charging stations are stationed at every seat, so you can charge all your electronics during your train ride. Fare upgrades are available, such as larger cabin space or sleeping cars for long trips; fares like Business Class offer more luggage storage and larger cabin space. Passengers should understand that purchasing a ticket once on board might cost more, so consider booking your ticket early. Your best bet is to check the momondo app for all the fare and dining options.

How much is a train ticket to Albany Intl?

If you’re leaving from New York the lowest ticket price is usually about $70, from Boston it’s about $58, and from Chicago it’s around $185.

What is the main train station in Albany Intl?

Albany–Rensselaer is a popular station to arrive at. You’ll find many options from here to get to your destination. Some frequently accessed cities you can get to by train from Albany–Rensselaer are New York, Boston, and Chicago.

What train companies go to Albany Intl?

Amtrak is the most commonly selected option by users. You can use our search form to find great options to Albany Intl.

How far in advance should I book a train to Albany Intl?

You can catch a one-way train to Albany Intl for $31 on average this week. The price of a train ticket to Albany Intl remains generally consistent for the next 3 months. We recommend booking when you can to ensure you have your desired date secured.

How far is the center of Albany Intl from Albany–Rensselaer station?

If you are traveling from Albany–Rensselaer station to the center of Albany Intl, then the most direct route is 8.1 mi.

How far is Albany–Rensselaer from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, Empire State Plaza and New York State Capitol?

You will need to travel 0.1 mi to get from Albany–Rensselaer to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, 1.1 mi to get from Albany–Rensselaer to Empire State Plaza, and 1.2 mi to get from Albany–Rensselaer to New York State Capitol.


Popular train routes to Albany

Most frequently searched train routes to Albany, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Albany from New York
Fastest travel time2h 25m
Cheapest price$70

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