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Newark to Albany bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$20.00
Shortest Duration4h 0m
Trips per day10
bus carriers1
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How to book cheap Newark to Albany bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Newark 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 Newark to Albany were $20.00. By booking 18 days out, tickets are on average $5.08 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Newark to Albany 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 Newark to Albany has the most daily schedules

On average there are 10 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Newark to Albany, with an average of 10 trips per day and 203 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Newark to Albany. Of the 10 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 Newark to Albany bus trips


Book Greyhound from Newark to Albany from $20.00. There are 10 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Newark to Albany and you can expect on average to pay $24.31 for a Greyhound ticket to Albany. In Newark, Greyhound departs to Albany from Penn Station, In Albany, Greyhound arrives at Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St and 2 other stations.

An average trip on Greyhound from Newark to Albany takes 4 hours and 46 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Albany in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 9 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $25.18 for a weekend trip to Albany.

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Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Newark. Most bus trips to Albany will depart from Penn Station.
  • Penn Station
Bus trips arrive in Albany at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St, 1400 Washington Ave, SUNY Albany - 1400 Washington Ave at Collins Cir are the main bus stations in Albany for trips arriving from Newark.
  • Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St
  • 1400 Washington Ave
  • SUNY Albany - 1400 Washington Ave at Collins Cir