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Salem to Albany bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$8.50
Shortest Duration0h 30m
Trips per day5
bus carriers1
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How to book cheap Salem to Albany bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Salem 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 Salem to Albany were $8.50. By booking 21 days out, tickets are on average $2.50 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Salem 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. Tuesday 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.

Amtrak Thruway from Salem to Albany has the most daily schedules

On average there are 5 scheduled bus trips per day. Amtrak Thruway has the most regularly scheduled departures from Salem to Albany, with an average of 5 trips per day and 74 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Salem to Albany. Of the 5 trips there are 5 trips that are direct connections to Albany.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Train from Salem to Albany starts at $8.50.

1 carriers offer Salem to Albany bus trips

Amtrak Thruway

Book Amtrak Thruway from Salem to Albany from $8.50. There are 5 trips per day offered by Amtrak Thruway from Salem to Albany and you can expect on average to pay $10.92 for a Amtrak Thruway ticket to Albany. In Salem, Amtrak Thruway departs to Albany from 500 13th St SE, In Albany, Amtrak Thruway arrives at 110 10th Ave SW,

An average trip on Amtrak Thruway from Salem to Albany takes 0 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Thruway trip will get you to Albany in 0 hours and 30 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Thruway offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $11.00 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 Salem. Most bus trips to Albany will depart from 500 13th St SE.
  • 500 13th St SE
Bus trips arrive in Albany at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. 110 10th Ave SW are the main bus stations in Albany for trips arriving from Salem.
  • 110 10th Ave SW