Travel from ALB to LKL

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$127 | 1d 10h 44min Train$214 | 1d 1h 36min Bus166 lb of CO2
  1. Train$214
    1d 1h 40min · 280 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$208
    1d 6h 3min · 166 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$150
    18h 47min · 213 lb of CO2

ALB to LKL Trains

train tickets from Rensselaer to Lakeland

$214 · 1d 1h 40min
AmtrakAmtrak ALB train to LKL
Train Tickets
About $214
Travel Duration
1d 1h 40min
Rensselaer - ALB
Amtrak from ALB to NYPAmtrak · 3h 0minMaple Leaf
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to LAKAmtrak · 22h 39minSilver Star
Lakeland - LAK

train tickets from Rensselaer to Winter Haven

$214 · 1d 1h 36min
AmtrakAmtrak ALB train to WTH
Train Tickets
About $214
Travel Duration
1d 1h 36min
Rensselaer - ALB
Amtrak from ALB to NYPAmtrak · 3h 0minMaple Leaf
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to WTHAmtrak · 22h 35minSilver Star
Winter Haven - WTH

train tickets from Schenectady to Lakeland

$216 · 1d 1h 56min
AmtrakAmtrak SDY train to LKL
Train Tickets
About $216
Travel Duration
1d 1h 56min
Schenectady - SDY
Amtrak from SDY to NYPAmtrak · 3h 16minMaple Leaf
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to LKLAmtrak · 22h 39minSilver Star
Lakeland - LKL

ALB to LKL Buses

bus tickets from Rensselaer to Lakeland

$208 · 1d 6h 3min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 6h 3min

bus tickets from Albany to Lakeland

$127 · 1d 10h 44min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $127
Travel Duration
1d 10h 44min

bus tickets from Rensselaer to Plant City

$209 · 1d 6h 11min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 11min

bus tickets from Albany to Plant City

$209 · 1d 6h 12min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 12min

Drive from ALB to LKL

Driving from ALB to LKL

$150 · 18h 47min

It's 1108 miles between ALB to LKL. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 47min and 19h 43min from ALB to LKL under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 40min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to LKL by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

Our recommendation to LKL

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from ALB to LKL?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

ALB to LKL FL - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from ALB to LKL. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to LKL is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the ALB/LKL buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from ALB is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between ALB NY and LKL during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from ALB to LKL? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of LKL traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to LKL is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from ALB to LKL?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from ALB to LKL is by bus. The bus costs $127 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 44 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from ALB to LKL?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between ALB area and LKL, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 40 minutes. We recommend catching the train at ALB Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from ALB. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from ALB to LKL by car?

The total distance between ALB and LKL is 1108 miles and will take you about 18 hours 47 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

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