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MPH from St Louis on 4/2/2021 3:23:00 PM:
Just starting to plan a trip riding the Erie Canal in 2022. I have not found much info on shuttle service, I see Amtrak does have a route that runs from Buffalo to Albany. We would be taking the train from Buffalo to Albany, since the Amtrak site shows the early morning train arriving in Albany at 12.30pm I was curious if this is the case or does the train often run late? We would like to ride 28 miles that afternoon but not sure if we can count on the train to be on time. Anyone have any input or experience on this train route? Thanks!

wnybubba from Bflo/ROC on 4/5/2021 10:33:12 PM:
I don't believe that the trains regularly run too far off schedule, but I have limited experience. Just a point of reference for your planning (and there is plenty of discussion on this site regarding such) the trains have limited roll-on space and it must be reserved in advance. Possibly not every train has bike loading and every station does not offer loading/unloading of checked items.