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Journey Information

Albany, NY to Syracuse, NY bus - cost & duration

Cheapest priceUS$27.00
Shortest Duration3h 5m
Trips per day2
Bus lines2
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Price trends for buses from Albany to Syracuse

Monthly average prices

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Albany to Syracuse?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, US$27.00 was the low point for bus fares from Albany to Syracuse. Buses from Syracuse to Albany are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than US$27.00 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 bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 7 days in advance. By doing so, you could save US$12.31 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 5 hours and 12 minutes to cover the 200 kilometers (124 miles) from Albany to Syracuse. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 5 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

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

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Syracuse. 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, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Albany?

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

How many buses are there each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Albany to Syracuse. One bus is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting bus at any point.

What bus companies travel from Albany to Syracuse?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Albany to Syracuse. Of these two services, Greyhound usually offers more choice, with 2 bus trips per day.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Adirondack Pool110h 10mUS$31.00
Greyhound25h 10mUS$31.34

Where does the bus leave from in Albany?

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

  • Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St

Where does the bus arrive in Syracuse?

All buses from Albany arrive at one main station in Syracuse, New York:

  • Reg Transp Ctr - 1 Walsh Cir

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