By bus, train, or car, Albany is about 2 ½ hours from Boston, New York City, and Syracuse. So check out Amtrak’s list of schedules and fares into the Rensselaer Station. If you're coming in from New York City, you'll definitely want to check out for very cheap fares to and from Albany and back (the sooner you book, the cheaper it is). In addition, don't forget to compare prices with and


The map below shows some of our favorite places to eat, drink, and visit when you're in Albany, NY. For more detailed information and a larger view, be sure to click the Bear Albany Favorites link at the bottom of the map.

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