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About Adirondack Trailways

Adirondack Trailways is part of the Trailways Transportation System, which is a network of 68 independent bus companies across the United States. Trailways companies include New York Trailways, Burlington Trailways, and Fullington Trailways. Since 1926, Adirondack Trailways has provided regional bus service linking upstate New York, particularly the Adirondacks and Hudson Valley, to New York City. Today it operates in 48 cities in the state, with 2375 bus trips daily. Known as an affordable way to travel, you can find bargains on Adirondack Trailways tickets for as low as $7.10.

Contact Adirondack Trailways

Phone number: US: 1 (800) 858-8555Email: [email protected]


Adirondack Trailways bus coverage

Daily Trips2,375

Adirondack Trailways bus amenities

Adirondack Pool
Air conditioningAir conditioning
Power outletPower outlet

What travelers are saying about Adirondack Trailways

Here’s what Wanderu users who have booked trips with Adirondack Trailways had to say about their travel experience.

Traveling During COVID-19

“They took COVID safety precautions seriously.”
based on 28 reviews

Onboard Experience

“The WiFi actually worked for the entire trip”
based on 75 reviews
“I’ll travel with them again just for the staff!”
based on 124 reviews
“Really cheap tickets and really good service.”
based on 143 reviews
“The bus got there on time.”
based on 154 reviews
“Seats were really comfy and spacious”
based on 136 reviews
“The bus was almost suspiciously clean”
based on 142 reviews

Adirondack Trailways Routes & Network

Adirondack Trailways’s bus network features 2348 bus routes that connect 48 cities serving 54 stations. On average, Adirondack Trailways performs about 2375 bus trips every day. The top cities to which Adirondack Trailways offers the highest number of daily bus service include Oneonta and New York.

Top Cities Served by Adirondack Trailways

CityRouteEarliest busLatest bus
New York78:30 am2:00 am
Albany71:00 pm3:15 am
Binghamton61:00 pm2:00 am
Syracuse62:00 pm2:00 am
Oneonta61:00 pm9:55 pm
Saratoga Springs51:00 pm3:15 am
Ithaca412:10 pm5:30 pm
New Paltz61:10 pm1:45 am

Top States Served by Adirondack Trailways

StateCities ServedDaily TripsTop city
New Jersey124Ridgewood
New York671906New York

Adirondack Trailways reviews from Wanderu customers

Overall review score for Adirondack Trailways

(Based on 203 reviews)

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Adirondack Trailways passenger reviews



September 5, 2021- Solo travel

New York to Albany

Pros: We left on time and arrived early. Everything was clean and quiet. Tips: Great value overall.

Pros: We left on time and arrived early. Everything was clean and quiet. Tips: Great value overall.


Akilah Malaika

July 16, 2021- Visiting family

New York to Albany

Pros: I like the driver Jacki he did his job well. There was a complication but he navigated the situation well. Cons: Everything was fine.

Pros: I like the driver Jacki he did his job well. There was a complication but he navigated the situation well. Cons: Everything was fine.



July 16, 2021- Visiting family

New York to Albany

The driver hit another car and we had to sit and wait for and hour while they dispatched another bus

The driver hit another car and we had to sit and wait for and hour while they dispatched another bus



July 16, 2021- Visiting family

Oneonta to New York

Pros: Very straightforward trip. Cons: The bathroom could be cleaner. Tips: No.

Pros: Very straightforward trip. Cons: The bathroom could be cleaner. Tips: No.



July 9, 2021- Visiting friends

New York to Albany

Bathroom smell - I walked in and had to walk right out, it was unusable.

Bathroom smell - I walked in and had to walk right out, it was unusable.

Most popular Adirondack Trailways routes

The bus from Oneonta to New York is Adirondack Trailways’s most popular route. Trips from Albany to New York and New York to Kingston are also highly popular.

Top Adirondack Trailways routes

RouteDaily TripsDurationPrice
Oneonta to New York35h 21m$62
Albany to New York93h 16m$32
New York to Kingston22h 12m$33
New York to New Paltz21h 49m$27
New York to Saratoga Springs24h 17m$58
Oneonta to Binghamton11h 5m$25
Albany to Ridgewood102h 47m$22
Binghamton to Albany22h 57m$49
Oneonta to Albany21h 57m$27

Adirondack Trailways Cancellation Policy

Adirondack Trailways tickets are non-refundable and cannot be cancelled, so be sure to double check all of your travel details before completing your booking.

You can exchange your Adirondack Trailways bus ticket for a different travel date by speaking with Trailways staff at the bus station. Changes must be made in person because Trailways applies a change fee of 25% of the original ticket price, up to $20 USD. Make sure to request your change before the bus departs, because tickets are non-exchangeable after the scheduled departure time.

Wanderu also offers an affordable trip protection option by Allianz Global Assistance that you can purchase when booking your tickets. In addition to 24-hour assistance during your trip and coverage for lost or damaged baggage, trip protection can help you get your money back in case you need to cancel or change your trip. You may be reimbursed if you do not travel due to covered reasons such as illness, extreme weather, or required work shifts. If you need to change your ticket, you may also file a claim to have the Adirondack Trailways change fee reimbursed.

Adirondack Trailways Bus Guide & FAQs

What is the difference between Adirondack Trailways, New York Trailways and Pine Hill Trailways?

Adirondack Trailways, New York Trailways and Pine Hill Trailways are sub-brands of the Trailways of New York transportation company. Each brand operates as an individual business with its own network of routes and services.

Do Adirondack Trailways buses have WiFi?

Yes, Adirondack Trailways offers WiFi on their buses. Although most trips with Adirondack Trailways will have WiFi as advertised, some buses might not come equipped with WiFi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. Adirondack Trailways WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends; you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Are there power outlets or USB plugs on the bus?

Yes, there are power outlets onboard Adirondack Trailways buses. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbor might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power outlets, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a USB power adapter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since Adirondack Trailways might sometimes use replacement bus vehicles, not all trips are guaranteed to have power points. We recommend to bring a power bank to charge your phone for all trips over 2 hours, just in case.

What is Adirondack Trailways's schedule?

On a typical day, Adirondack Trailways has 2375 scheduled bus trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

How much luggage can you bring on Adirondack Trailways buses?

Adirondack Trailways allows you to stow one piece of luggage in the baggage compartment free of charge. The carrier requires that all your bags have an identification tag with your name and phone number. You are allowed to bring up to two more bags for a fee. The total dimensions of each bag (combined length + width + height) should not exceed 62 inches. Also, your bag should not weigh more than 50 lbs (22 kg). If you are planning to check in more than one bag, keep in mind that the total weight of all your stowed luggage may not exceed 100 lbs.

You are also allowed to bring one carry-on item that can fit easily in the overhead compartment or under the seat in front of you.

As Adirondack Trailways travels to some of the best outdoors destinations in the Northeast, the carrier also allows you to bring the following sports equipment with you and stow it in the baggage compartment:

  • Skis & snowboards – these may exceed 45 inches in length as long as they are securely wrapped in suitable material such as canvas, nylon or leather.
  • Bicycles – these may not exceed 8 x 32 x 60 inches, and they must be securely wrapped and fastened in a box, canvas or other protective material.

Where does Adirondack Trailways travel to?

As the name suggests, Adirondack Trailways provides transportation to and from various destinations in Upstate New York and, specifically, in the areas surrounding the Adirondack Mountains. The carrier’s network includes daily trips that connect towns like Kingston, Syracuse, Utica and Glens Falls with main travel hubs like New York City, Albany and Montreal.

What are Adirondack Trailways’s COVID-19 policies?

Visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide to view the most up-to-date information about Adirondack Trailways’s cleaning protocols and adjusted ticket change policies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Are there bathrooms on Adirondack Trailways buses?

Yes, there are bathrooms on Adirondack Trailways buses. The bathrooms are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most bathrooms don’t have running water. As you will be using a bathroom on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

What is Adirondack Trailways’ refund policy?

All Adirondack Trailways tickets available on Wanderu fall under the carrier’s Saver Fare category. Because of that, all reservations are non-refundable and non-exchangeable.

If you are looking to reschedule your trip, the carrier requires that you visit their kiosk at your nearest bus station in-person to make the change. You will be required to pay a $20 fee plus any difference in price.

In certain cases, Adirondack Trailways will authorize a refund on a non-refundable ticket. Such cases include death of a traveler, traveling companion or immediate family member, serious illness, jury duty, and military service. All requests must be made prior to the scheduled date and time of departure. To consider your request, the carrier requires that you provide proper documentation confirming the special circumstances. For more information, please visit the Wanderu Help Center to chat with our team.

Do you have to print your Adirondack Trailways ticket?

Yes, Adirondack Trailways requires that all passengers have printed tickets to board the bus. When you book with Wanderu and activate your account, you will be able to easily find and download your tickets for most buses.

Can I bring my pet on an Adirondack Trailways bus?

You cannot travel with pets on Adirondack Trailways buses. The only animals allowed to onboard are service animals and those are limited to dogs and miniature horses only. Please keep in mind that the carrier does not recognize emotional support animals as service animals.

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