Cheap train tickets fromNew York to Albany

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traveling from New York to Albany by train

Cheapest price$284.00
Shortest Duration79h 28m
Trips per day6
train carriers1
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How can I get the cheapest train ticket from New York to Albany?

The best way to get the cheapest train tickets from New York to Albany is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from New York to Albany were $336.50. By booking 7 days out, tickets are on average $80.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from New York to Albany?

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to Albany by train is at 2:00 PM on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6:00 AM on Monday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have train departures from New York. Most train trips to Albany will depart from Penn Station, Grand Central Terminal.
  • Penn Station
  • Grand Central Terminal
Train trips arrive in Albany at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. 110 10th Ave SW are the main train stations in Albany for trips arriving from New York.
  • 110 10th Ave SW