Manchester to Rensselaer coach

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Manchester - Rensselaer Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity coaches per day from Manchester to Rensselaer. Traveling by coach from Manchester to Rensselaer usually takes around one hour and 40 minutes, but some coaches might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance49 mi (80 km)
Shortest duration1h 40m
Cheapest price£12.70
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceVermont Translines
Coach lines1

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What coach companies travel from Manchester to Rensselaer?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Manchester to Rensselaer. Vermont Translines 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.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Vermont Translines21h 40m£12.70
  • Book Vermont Translines from Manchester to Rensselaer from £13. There are 2 Vermont Translines schedules from Manchester to Rensselaer and you can expect on average to pay for a Vermont Translines ticket to Rensselaer. In Manchester, Vermont Translines departs to Rensselaer from Tour Bus Parking Area and no other station. In Rensselaer, Vermont Translines arrives at Albany-Rensselaer Station Bus Lobby and no other station.

    An average trip on Vermont Translines from Manchester to Rensselaer takes 1 hours and 40 minutes .

    On weekends, Vermont Translines offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Rensselaer.

Frequently Asked Questions

The coach takes an average of one hour and 40 minutes to cover the 49 miles from Manchester to Rensselaer. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short coach trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Because many passengers travel from Manchester to Rensselaer at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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 coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

The first coach leaves at 08:00 and the last coach leaves at 16:00. To see the times for all coaches from Manchester to Rensselaer, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Manchester to Rensselaer. Both of these are direct coaches, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring coaches at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Manchester, VT to Rensselaer, NY; ticket prices start at £12.70.

City Information


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.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Manchester?

Main departure station: Tour Bus Parking Area

Most coaches depart from the main station in Manchester.

All coach stations in Manchester:

  • Tour Bus Parking Area

Where does the coach arrive in Rensselaer?

Main arrival station: Albany-Rensselaer Station Bus Lobby

All coaches from Manchester arrive at one main station in Rensselaer.

Coach stations in Rensselaer:

  • Albany-Rensselaer Station Bus Lobby

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