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Rensselaer-Cleveland Train Schedule
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Rensselaer to Cleveland during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train 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, train 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 train 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 train.
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What is the price of a train ticket from Rensselaer to Cleveland?
In the last month, $47.60 was the average price of a train ticket from Rensselaer, NY to Cleveland, OH. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 13 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $86.40 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Rensselaer to Cleveland?
The distance between Rensselaer and Cleveland is approximately 415 miles, or 668 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours and 14 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 28 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.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Rensselaer to Cleveland are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Rensselaer at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Rensselaer to Cleveland?
Trains leave the station in Rensselaer twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Cleveland with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Cleveland to Rensselaer.
Which train should you take from Rensselaer to Cleveland?
2 train services operate from Rensselaer, New York to Cleveland, Ohio. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
Amtrak train tickets from Rensselaer to Cleveland start from $125, and on average cost $127. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Cleveland. Amtrak in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Cleveland trains arrive at 200 Cleveland Mem Shrwy, From Rensselaer to Cleveland train travel on Amtrak takes 20 hours and 43 minutes. If you are looking to get to Cleveland faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 28 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Cleveland on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Rensselaer.
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Rensselaer to Cleveland start from $39, and on average cost $45. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to Cleveland. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Cleveland trains arrive at 200 Cleveland Mem Shrwy, From Rensselaer to Cleveland train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 8 hours and 28 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Cleveland.
Where is the train station in Rensselaer?
There is one train station in Rensselaer:
- Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St
Where is the train station in Cleveland?
Cleveland has one train station:
- 200 Cleveland Mem Shrwy
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