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Compare train tickets from Yonkers to Rensselaer

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How much are train tickets from Yonkers to Rensselaer?

Lowest Price$35.00
Fastest Train2h 1m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Yonkers to Rensselaer

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15JulJul

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$75$60$45$30$153020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Yonkers to Rensselaer right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Yonkers to Rensselaer?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $44.55 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Yonkers to Rensselaer. By booking your trip 19 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $2.02 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Yonkers to Rensselaer?

The distance between Yonkers and Rensselaer is approximately 119 miles, or 191 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 5 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 1 minute. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Yonkers to Rensselaer are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Saturday 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 Yonkers at 11:00am 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.

How many trains per day run from Yonkers to Rensselaer?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. 4 of these are direct connections to Rensselaer. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Rensselaer to Yonkers.

What train services are there from Yonkers to Rensselaer?

2 train services operate from Yonkers to Rensselaer. Amtrak Empire Service usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Service32h 5m$44.81
Amtrak Ethan Allen Express12h 6m$44.73

Where is the train station in Yonkers?

There is one train station in Yonkers:

  • Amtrak Metro-North Station - 5 Buena Vista Ave

Where is the train station in Rensselaer?

Rensselaer has one train station:

  • Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St

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