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Cheap train tickets from New York to Rensselaer

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How much are train tickets from New York to Rensselaer?

Lowest Price£29.38
Fastest Train2h 20m
Trains Per Day14
Train Lines5
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New York to Rensselaer
4.8
Based on 8 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Ethan Allen Express report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
2.0
Condition
5.0
Maureen
5.0
5 December 2019Business
Pros
Comfy and on time..
Cons
Adjust the price ..

Based on 6 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Empire Service report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 83 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.2
Staff
4.2
Value
2.8
Condition
4.4
Min
4.0
29 November 2019Visiting friends
Cons
WiFi Connection was not stable.
Alexander
4.0
21 September 2019Solo travel
Pros
Beautiful views, comfortable ride.
Lisa
5.0
29 July 2019Visiting family
Pros
Quick and easy.
Tips
Be there at least 30 minutes before the train leaves and ask to make sure you’re in the right place/line.
Rachel
5.0
11 June 2019Regular commuter
Pros
The trip was convenient enough and allowed me to save money. I also had a decent travel time in comparison to traveling through Megabus.
Rafael
5.0
27 June 2019Vacation
Pros
Simple ride, after a weeks vacation. Time to relax...
Cons
Food!
Tips
None

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from New York to Rensselaer?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from New York to Rensselaer is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from New York to Rensselaer was £38.72. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £8.09 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from New York to Rensselaer?

The distance between New York and Rensselaer is approximately 134.10 miles, or 215.76 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 20 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from New York to Rensselaer?

On Tuesday trains from New York to Rensselaer are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from New York to Rensselaer?

Typically there are 14 schedules to compare for your trip to Rensselaer. On the route to Rensselaer 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Empire Service offers the most scheduled departures between New York to Rensselaer, usually offering 9.55 trips per day. 14 train trips per day are direct connections to Rensselaer, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from New York to Rensselaer, which start at £0.82.

Here are the 5 train companies that operate from New York to Rensselaer

Amtrak Adirondack

Amtrak Adirondack train tickets from New York to Rensselaer start from £36.73, and on average cost £42.28. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Adirondack schedules to Rensselaer. Amtrak Adirondack in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Rensselaer trains arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St,

From New York to Rensselaer train travel on Amtrak Adirondack takes 2 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rensselaer faster, Amtrak Adirondack offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 20 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Rensselaer on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Adirondack scheduled trip per day, which will cost £40.13 for a one-way weekend reservation from New York.

Avg. Time
2h 32m
Avg. Price
£42.28

Amtrak Ethan Allen Express

Amtrak Ethan Allen Express train tickets from New York to Rensselaer start from £36.73, and on average cost £42.38. Daily there are 1.316667 Amtrak Ethan Allen Express schedules to Rensselaer. Amtrak Ethan Allen Express in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Rensselaer trains arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St,

From New York to Rensselaer train travel on Amtrak Ethan Allen Express takes 2 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rensselaer faster, Amtrak Ethan Allen Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 20 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Ethan Allen Express offers 1.625 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £45.51 for a one-way train ticket to Rensselaer.

Avg. Time
2h 31m
Avg. Price
£42.38

Amtrak Empire Service

Amtrak Empire Service train tickets from New York to Rensselaer start from £36.73, and on average cost £39.34. Daily there are 9.55 Amtrak Empire Service schedules to Rensselaer. Amtrak Empire Service in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Rensselaer trains arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St,

From New York to Rensselaer train travel on Amtrak Empire Service takes 2 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rensselaer faster, Amtrak Empire Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 20 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Empire Service offers 8.875 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £42.86 for a one-way train ticket to Rensselaer.

Avg. Time
2h 29m
Avg. Price
£39.34

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from New York to Rensselaer start from £29.38, and on average cost £37.19. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to Rensselaer. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Rensselaer trains arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St,

From New York to Rensselaer train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 2 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rensselaer faster, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 20 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Rensselaer on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Lake Shore Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost £42.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from New York.

Avg. Time
2h 41m
Avg. Price
£37.19

Amtrak Maple Leaf

Amtrak Maple Leaf train tickets from New York to Rensselaer start from £36.73, and on average cost £45.56. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Maple Leaf schedules to Rensselaer. Amtrak Maple Leaf in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Rensselaer trains arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St,

From New York to Rensselaer train travel on Amtrak Maple Leaf takes 2 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Rensselaer faster, Amtrak Maple Leaf offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 20 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Rensselaer on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Maple Leaf scheduled trip per day, which will cost £51.90 for a one-way weekend reservation from New York.

Avg. Time
2h 35m
Avg. Price
£45.56

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart New York on their way to Rensselaer:
  • Penn Station
There is one train station where trains from New York arrive in Rensselaer:
  • Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St

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