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Portland ME to Albany NY bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$43.00
Shortest Duration7h 45m
Trips per day2
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How to book cheap Portland ME to Albany NY bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Portland to Albany is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Portland to Albany were $44.00. By booking 26 days out, tickets are on average $10.50 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Portland ME to Albany NY by bus is usually on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Friday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Portland ME to Albany NY has the most daily schedules

On average there are 2 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Portland ME to Albany NY, with an average of 2 trips per day and 18 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Portland to Albany. Of the 2 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer Portland ME to Albany NY bus trips


Book Greyhound from Portland to Albany from $43.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Portland to Albany and you can expect on average to pay $54.81 for a Greyhound ticket to Albany. In Portland, Greyhound departs to Albany from Bus Terminal - 950 Congress St, In Albany, Greyhound arrives at Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Portland to Albany takes 8 hours and 35 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Albany in 7 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $56.38 for a weekend trip to Albany.

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Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Portland. Most bus trips to Albany will depart from Bus Terminal - 950 Congress St.
  • Bus Terminal - 950 Congress St
Bus trips arrive in Albany at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St, 1400 Washington Ave are the main bus stations in Albany for trips arriving from Portland.
  • Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St
  • 1400 Washington Ave