Bus from New York to Albany
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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 M27 bus stops at 3 stops between New York and Albany. The bus sets off from 34th St b/t 11th Ave and 12th Ave and drops you off at Rensselaer Station
The stop for most departures is located on 34th St between 11th Ave and 12th Ave across the street from the Javits Center. Please check your ticket for the correct departure location!
The stop is one block west of the Hudson Yards station at the end of the number 7 subway line. The stop is three blocks west of Penn Station and the 34th St - Penn Station subway stop that is served by the A, C, and E trains. The 34th St stop is adjacent to the MTA bus stop that is served by the M34 line.
Our arrivals are located at the intersection of 7th Ave and 27th St.
Departures and arrivals for Binghamton, Cleveland, New Brunswick, and Princeton are located in the Port Authority Bus Terminal on 42nd Street and 8th Ave. Please follow instructions included on your confirmation if you are traveling to New Brunswick, Princeton or Binghamton.
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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 8:30 AM
When is the last bus from New York to Albany?
The latest bus from New York to Albany leaves at 6:25 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