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Bus from New York to Albany

Book your bus ticket to Albany from New York today

Duration 2 hours 50 minutes (fastest time)

Departures Up to 8 services per day

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New York to Albany bus details

Our route AT02 bus stops at 3 stops between New York and Albany. The bus sets off from Adirondack Trailway Gates at Port Authority Bus Terminal (PABT) Gates 22-34 and drops you off at Trailways Bus Stop at 66 Green Street

New York

The are multiple bus stop locations in New York City for services sold through

Please check your ticket for the correct boarding location!

The bus stop for departures is located on 34th St between 11th Ave and 12th Ave across the street from the Javits Center. 

The bus stop for Coach USA operated services is located in the Port Authority Bus Terminal at 8th ave, between 41st and 42nd street.

Fullington Trailways services also operate from the Port Authority bus terminal.

Full details of stop locations are included on your reservation.

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There are Megabus stops at the Rensselaer Station and at SUNY Albany. The Rensselaer Station stop is located at the North Surface parking lot off of East St. The entrance to the lot is located on East St., just north of Wendell St. Parking is available in the surface lots adjacent to the stop. The SUNY Albany stop is located on Collins Circle near University Hall.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from New York to Albany by bus?

The fastest bus from New York to Albany takes 2 hours 50 minutes

When is the first bus from New York to Albany?

The earliest bus from New York to Albany leaves at 7:00 AM

When is the last bus from New York to Albany?

The latest bus from New York to Albany leaves at 9:30 PM

How many daily bus trips are there from New York to Albany?

Megabus runs up to 8 trips per day from New York to Albany