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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Manchester to Rensselaer. Traveling by bus from Manchester to Rensselaer usually takes around one hour and 40 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.
|Distance||49 mi (80 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 40m|
|Trips per day||2|
|Most frequent service||FlixBus US|
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What bus companies travel from Manchester to Rensselaer?
On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Manchester to Rensselaer. FlixBus US is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|FlixBus US||2||1h 41m||$20.45|
FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 2 trips per day from Manchester to Rensselaer, and the average ticket for this route costs only .
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Manchester to Rensselaer during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride from Manchester to Rensselaer?
The bus takes an average of one hour and 40 minutes to cover the 80 kilometers from Manchester to Rensselaer. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Rensselaer. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Manchester?
The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Manchester to Rensselaer, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus trips to Rensselaer are there per day?
There are usually only 2 buses per day from Manchester to Rensselaer. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Manchester, VT to Rensselaer, NY; ticket prices start at $20.45.
Rensselaer is a small town located just across the Hudson River from the New York State capital, Albany. The Amtrak train station that serves Albany is actually located within Rensselaer, so many commuters and vacationers alike will pass through the city when traveling in the Hudson River Valley.
Rensselaer itself boasts a rich industrial tradition, and it was known as a major railway hub in the 19th century. One of the appealing local attractions in town is the Crailo State Historic Site. The site is a manor house, built in 1707, that today serves as a museum dedicated to the culture of Dutch colonists in New York State. More museums, activities, parks, and sights are waiting just across the river in Albany for the curious traveler.
The city of Rensselaer is an important transportation hub for Amtrak trains throughout the region, which include the Amtrak Empire Service, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited, Amtrak Maple Leaf, and Amtrak Ethan Allen Express. Between these services, Amtrak connects Rensselaer to New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, and beyond. The nearest airport to the city is the Albany International Airport.
Where does the bus leave from in Manchester?
Main departure station: Manchester Center
Most buses depart from the main station in Manchester.
All bus stations in Manchester:
Where does the bus arrive in Rensselaer?
Main arrival station: Albany-Rensselaer Station Bus Lobby
All buses from Manchester arrive at one main station in Rensselaer.
Bus stations in Rensselaer:
Albany-Rensselaer Station Bus Lobby
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