Bus Albany, NY to New York and return

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Finding the right bus from Albany, NY to New York just got a whole lot easier. You can use our smart bus search engine to find the ideal option. Your desired route is offered by several different bus companies, including Peter Pan Bus Lines, Greyhound US, iLIKEBUS, megabus US, Trailways, GotoBus and Busbud. If you're in a hurry, pick the fastest bus, which will get you from New York to Albany, NY in 3 hr 10 min. If you want to get more bang for your buck, go for the most affordable option, which will only cost you $16.00. Simply click the "Find Now" button and happy travels!
  Bus Albany, NY - New York    134 mi
Ø Bus connections18 x
Savings-95%

The cheapest bus routes from Albany, NY to New York

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      8:40 PM
      11:30 PM
    10 Aug
    megabus US
    from $0.86
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      6:25 PM
      9:15 PM
    26 Aug
    megabus US
    from $0.86
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      11:00 PM
      1:50 AM
    14 Sep
    +1
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $13.72
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      11:00 PM
      1:50 AM
    23 Aug
    +1
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $13.72
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      9:20 PM
      12:50 AM
    13 Sep
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $13.72
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      11:00 PM
      1:50 AM
    7 Aug
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $13.72
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      11:00 PM
      1:50 AM
    27 Jul
    +1
    Trailways
    from $13.72
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      11:00 PM
      1:50 AM
    14 Sep
    +1
    Trailways
    from $13.72
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      9:20 PM
      12:50 AM
    10 Aug
    +1
    Busbud
    from $13.72
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      9:20 PM
      12:50 AM
    14 Sep
    +1
    Busbud
    from $13.72
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      10:25 PM
      2:30 AM
    14 Aug
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $17.14
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      10:25 PM
      2:30 AM
    29 Jul
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $17.14
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      10:30 PM
      1:30 AM
    14 Aug
    +1
    iLIKEBUSiLIKEBUS
    from $17.14
  • Albany, NY
    New York
      10:30 PM
      1:30 AM
    29 Jul
    +1
    iLIKEBUSiLIKEBUS
    from $17.14


  Bus New York - Albany, NY    134 mi
Ø Bus connections18 x
Savings-95%

The cheapest bus routes from New York to Albany, NY

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      8:40 AM
      12:00 PM
    29 Jul
    megabus US
    from $0.86
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      6:30 PM
      9:45 PM
    25 Jul
    megabus US
    from $8.57
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      11:30 PM
      2:40 AM
    23 Oct
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $13.72
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      8:00 PM
      11:30 PM
    7 Aug
    Greyhound US
    from $13.72
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      11:30 PM
      2:40 AM
    25 Jul
    +1
    Trailways
    from $13.72
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      11:30 PM
      2:40 AM
    7 Aug
    +1
    Trailways
    from $13.72
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      9:30 PM
      12:20 AM
    27 Jul
    +1
    Busbud
    from $13.72
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      8:00 PM
      11:30 PM
    25 Jul
    Busbud
    from $13.72
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      11:00 PM
      1:50 AM
    27 Jul
    +1
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $14.57
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      9:30 PM
      12:20 AM
    25 Jul
    +1
    Peter Pan Bus Lines
    from $14.57
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      10:00 PM
      1:30 AM
    6 Aug
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $17.14
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      10:00 PM
      1:30 AM
    23 Sep
    +1
    GotoBus
    from $17.14
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      8:30 PM
      11:30 PM
    27 Jul
    iLIKEBUSiLIKEBUS
    from $17.14
  • New York
    Albany, NY
      8:30 PM
      11:30 PM
    28 Jul
    iLIKEBUSiLIKEBUS
    from $17.14


Current ticket prices

Ticket prices for the bus route Albany, NY - New York are currently starting from $16.00. If you book at short notice, however, the trip might set you back $18.00. This is why we recommend checking different departure times (if you're flexible timewise, that is). Sometimes you can save a few bucks by simply taking an earlier bus. Also take a look at travel times: while Greyhound US only needs 3 hr 10 min for the whole journey, you might have to spend more time on the road when opting for other companies.

Bus stops in Albany, NY and New York

  Stations
East St 649, 12144 Albany, NY (USA)
Madison Ave , 12210 Albany, NY (USA)
Washington Ave 116, 12210 Albany, NY (USA)
Hamilton St 34, 12207 Albany, NY (USA)
Washington Ave 1400, 12222 Albany, NY (USA)
Albany, NY (USA)
  Stations
West 34th street 631, 10001 New York (USA)
8th Ave 625, 10018 New York (USA)
Warren St 27, 10007 New York (USA)
W 31st St 313, 10001 New York (USA)
Pike St 2, 10002 New York (USA)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming more and more popular. It's not only inexpensive but it's also eco-friendly thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as convenient as flying or taking the train. In recent years, operators have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power outlets, USB plugs, to complimentary WiFi. When taking a look at the search results displayed on our page, you can instantly see, which operator offers which comfort features. For instance, power outlets can be found on board the buses of one operator: Peter Pan Bus Lines.

A generous luggage allowance also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's operators. Your trip from New York to Albany, NY can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Take a look at the exact location of the stops in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current offers for your Albany, NY – New York bus.

Albany, NY and New York: Useful Info

Albany, NY
9,392
New York
8.18 Million
Taxi
$9.06
$4.21
Albany, NY
New York
A cab ride in Albany, NY is 54% more expensive than in New York.
Local buses
$1.50
$2.75
Albany, NY
New York
A bus fare in Albany, NY is 46% cheaper than in New York.
Beer
$3.00
$6.00
Albany, NY
New York
A large beer in Albany, NY is 50% cheaper than in New York.
Water
$1.61
$2.15
Albany, NY
New York
A bottle of water in Albany, NY is 26% cheaper than in New York.
Meal
$12.73
$12.39
Albany, NY
New York
A meal in Albany, NY is 3% more expensive than in New York.