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Plattsburgh to Albany bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$29.00
Shortest Duration2h 25m
Trips per day4
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Plattsburgh to Albany

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Plattsburgh 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 Plattsburgh to Albany were $41.20. By booking 28 days out, tickets are on average $23.40 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Plattsburgh to Albany?

The distance between Plattsburgh and Albany is approximately 142.32 miles, or 228.98 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 3 hours and 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 25 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What's the best day to take the bus from Plattsburgh to Albany?

If you want to avoid a crowded bus, Wednesday is the best day to travel as it is the least busy day for buses from Plattsburgh to Albany.

In contrast, the busiest bus day of the week is usually Monday. If you are planning to book travel for Monday, make sure to book your bus tickets well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual.

Adirondack Pool from Plattsburgh to Albany has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. Adirondack Pool has the most regularly scheduled departures from Plattsburgh to Albany, with an average of 2 trips per day and 47 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Plattsburgh to Albany. Of the 4 trips there are 3 trips that are direct connections to Albany.

2 carriers offer Plattsburgh to Albany bus trips

Adirondack Pool

Book Adirondack Pool from Plattsburgh to Albany from $29.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Adirondack Pool from Plattsburgh to Albany and you can expect on average to pay $44.59 for a Adirondack Pool ticket to Albany. In Plattsburgh, Adirondack Pool departs to Albany from Rte 9, In Albany, Adirondack Pool arrives at Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St and one other station.

An average trip on Adirondack Pool from Plattsburgh to Albany takes 3 hours and 36 minutes, while the fastest available Adirondack Pool trip will get you to Albany in 2 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Adirondack Pool offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $50.34 for a weekend trip to Albany.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 36m
Avg. Price
$44.59

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Plattsburgh to Albany from $32.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Plattsburgh to Albany and you can expect on average to pay $49.87 for a Greyhound ticket to Albany. In Plattsburgh, Greyhound departs to Albany from Rte 9, In Albany, Greyhound arrives at Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Plattsburgh to Albany takes 3 hours and 5 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Albany in 2 hours and 25 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $54.77 for a weekend trip to Albany.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 5m
Avg. Price
$49.87

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Plattsburgh. Most bus trips to Albany will depart from:
  • Rte 9
Bus trips arrive in Albany at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Albany for trips arriving from Plattsburgh:
  • Albany Bus Term - 34 Hamilton St
  • SUNY Albany - 1400 Washington Ave at Collins Cir