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Journey Information

There are 4 intercity coaches per day from Albany to Manchester. Traveling by coach from Albany to Manchester usually takes around 2 hours and 4 minutes, but the fastest Vermont Translines coach can make the trip in just one hour and 50 minutes.

Distance49 mi (80 km)
Shortest duration1h 50m
Cheapest price£13.49
Trips per day4
Most frequent serviceVermont Translines
Coach lines1

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Albany to Manchester

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)




3 August 2023- Visiting family

Vermont Translines

My driver was very friendly and an excellent driver. I tend to get motion sick in buses but not this time!



31 May 2022- Solo travel

Vermont Translines

Bus was on time from Albany bus station and got to Manchester, VT, within 2 hours. It was a quite and safe ride and I enjoyed it.

How much is a coach ticket from Albany to Manchester?

£13.89 is the average price of a bus ticket from Albany to Manchester. This is currently one of the best deals in bus travel. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Albany to Manchester by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around £14 whenever you decide to travel.

What coach companies travel from Albany to Manchester?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Albany to Manchester. Vermont Translines connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Vermont Translines42h 5m£14.64
  • Book Vermont Translines from Albany to Manchester from £13. There are 4 Vermont Translines schedules from Albany to Manchester and you can expect on average to pay for a Vermont Translines ticket to Manchester. In Albany, Vermont Translines departs to Manchester from Albany Bus Terminal and 2 other stations. In Manchester, Vermont Translines arrives at Tour Bus Parking Area and no other station.

    An average trip on Vermont Translines from Albany to Manchester takes 2 hours and 5 minutes , while the fastest available Vermont Translines trip will get you to Manchester in 1 hours and 50 minutes .

    On weekends, Vermont Translines offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Manchester.

Frequently Asked Questions

The coach takes an average of 2 hours and 4 minutes to cover the 49 miles from Albany to Manchester. However, the fastest coach only takes an hour and 50 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

"Travelers prefer riding the coach on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Manchester. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your coach travel for the beginning of the week."

The first coach leaves at 12:00 and the last coach leaves at 19:00. To see the times for all coaches from Albany to Manchester, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 4 scheduled coaches that travel from Albany to Manchester every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from Albany to Manchester without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Albany, NY to Manchester, VT; ticket prices start at £15.88.

City Information


As the capital city of New York state, Albany is blessed with many historic buildings and quaint quarters, making it the perfect city to take a stroll around. One of the city’s top attractions is the famous New York State Capitol Building, a stately structure that has been around since as far as the 19th century. If you wish to learn more about the city’s rich history, head over to Bidwell House museum, which is actually a restored home filled with impressive artifacts. While staying in Albany, do take the time to visit The Egg, a unique-looking building that will certainly satisfy your architectural curiosity.

For a great dinner with a quirky twist, head over to Canvas, Corks and Forks - Schenectady. For some of the best BBQ dishes in town, don’t hesitate to give Warehouse Grill & BBQ a shot.

The busiest bus station in the area is the Albany Bus Terminal. The bus station welcomes buses from New York, Boston, Baltimore, and many other places. The nearest Amtrak train station is located in the neighboring town of Rensselaer, NY. The city’s principal airport is the Albany International Airport, located six miles northwest of Albany.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Albany?

Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St  - ALBPPA-0

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Main departure station: Albany Bus Terminal

The Albany Bus Terminal is a busy hub of intercity bus travel in downtown Albany. Jefferson Lines, Greyhound, Adirondack Trailways, and Peter Pan operate bus trips that stop at this station. The terminal has customer service staff on-site, as well as restrooms and a small cafe. Several parking lots are available around the station, and a hotel is available just down the street. It is only a few blocks to downtown Albany and the New York State Capitol complex from the station.

All coach stations in Albany:

  • Albany Bus Terminal

  • Albany Airport

  • 66 Green Street

Where does the coach arrive in Manchester?

Main arrival station: Tour Bus Parking Area

All coaches from Albany arrive at one main station in Manchester.

Coach stations in Manchester:

  • Tour Bus Parking Area

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