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Albany, NY to Montreal bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$33.00
Shortest Duration5h 5m
Trips per day5
Bus lines3
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Overall score for Albany to Montreal
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Ratings (Out of 5)
July 2, 2019Visiting family
Arrived on time
THE WIFI! It never frickin works!! Yall always boasting how theres free wifi on board but theres never a damn connection...
Don't expect the wifi to work

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Albany to Montreal?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $47.00 was the low point for bus fares from Albany to Montreal. Buses from Montreal to Albany are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $47.00 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 4 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $6.50 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 6 hours and 27 minutes to cover the 197 miles (317 kilometers) from Albany to Montreal. However, the fastest bus only takes 5 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?

Because many passengers travel from Albany to Montreal at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, 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 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 12:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Albany to Montreal, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 5 scheduled buses that travel from Albany to Montreal every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Albany to Montreal?

There are 3 bus lines from Albany to Montreal. With 4 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Adirondack Pool25h 13m$52.94
Adirondack Trailways27h 25m$47.00
Greyhound46h 54m$42.25

Where does the bus leave from in Albany?

Albany, New York has two bus stations with service to Montreal, Quebec:

  • Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St
  • SUNY Albany - 1400 Washington Ave at Collins Cir

Where does the bus arrive in Montreal?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Montreal, Quebec:

  • Central Station - Gare d'autocars
  • Bus Stop

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