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Buffalo to Albany bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$35.85
Fastest time6h 0m
Trips per day5
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap Buffalo to Albany bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Buffalo to Albany is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Buffalo to Albany were $36.51. By booking 17 days out, tickets are on average $30.54 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Buffalo to Albany?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Buffalo to Albany by bus is at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 10:00 p.m. on Saturday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Buffalo to Albany has the most daily schedules

On average there are 5 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Buffalo to Albany, with an average of 5 trips per day and 113 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers currently travel from Buffalo to Albany. Of the 5 trips there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.

2 carriers offer Buffalo to Albany bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Buffalo to Albany from $34.52. There are 5 Greyhound schedules from Buffalo to Albany and you can expect on average to pay $62.48 for a Greyhound ticket to Albany. In Buffalo, Greyhound departs to Albany from Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St and 1 other station. In Albany, Greyhound arrives at Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Buffalo to Albany takes 6 hours and 24 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Albany in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $65.47 for a weekend getaway trip to Albany.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 24m
Avg. Price
$62.48

Trailways NY Pool

Book Trailways NY Pool from Buffalo to Albany from $69.04. There are 1 Trailways NY Pool schedules from Buffalo to Albany and you can expect on average to pay $79.75 for a Trailways NY Pool ticket to Albany. In Buffalo, Trailways NY Pool departs to Albany from Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St and no other station. In Albany, Trailways NY Pool arrives at Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Trailways NY Pool from Buffalo to Albany takes 9 hours and 30 minutes, while the fastest available Trailways NY Pool trip will get you to Albany in 6 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Trailways NY Pool offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $79.66 for a weekend getaway trip to Albany.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
9h 30m
Avg. Price
$79.75

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Buffalo. Most bus trips to Albany will depart from Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St, Buffalo Niagara Intl Airport.
  • Downtown Term - 181 Ellicott St
  • Buffalo Niagara Intl Airport
Bus trips arrive in Albany at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are travelling with. Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St, SUNY Albany - 1400 Washington Ave at Collins Cir are the main bus stations in Albany for trips arriving from Buffalo.
  • Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St
  • SUNY Albany - 1400 Washington Ave at Collins Cir