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Journey Information

Albany, NY to Washington DC coach - cost & duration

Cheapest priceUS$47.00
Shortest Duration8h 20m
Trips per day2
Coach lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a coach ticket from Albany to Washington DC?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, US$53.50 was the low point for coach fares from Albany to Washington. Coaches from Washington DC to Albany are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than US$53.50 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 16 days in advance. By doing so, you could save US$43.30 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 10 hours and 43 minutes to cover the 310 miles (500 kilometers) from Albany to Washington DC. However, the fastest coach only takes 8 hours and 20 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the coach. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Thursday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Albany?

The first coach leaves at 11:00 and the last coach leaves at 19:00. To see the times for all coaches from Albany to Washington DC, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are usually only 2 coaches per day from Albany to Washington DC. However, neither coach offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer coaches during the trip.

What coach companies travel from Albany to Washington DC?

There is one coach company that operates from Albany to Washington DC. Greyhound is the one coach line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.
CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound210h 44mUS$70.99

Where does the coach leave from in Albany?

Most coaches depart from the main station in Albany, New York:

  • Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St

Where does the coach arrive in Washington DC?

All coaches from Albany arrive at one main station in Washington DC, District of Columbia:

  • Union Station

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