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Duration 4 days 0h
Distance 3008.6 miles
Average price $467
Frequency 3/week

Trip overview

The bus between Santa Cruz and Albany takes 4 days 0h. The bus runs, on average, 3 times per week from Santa Cruz to Albany. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Ocean & Water
  2. San Jose, Ca
  3. Barstow, Ca
  4. New York, Ny
  5. Albany
3 days 5h
$333 - $467

Santa Cruz to Albany bus times

Buses run three times a week between Santa Cruz and Albany. The service departs Santa Cruz at 07:35 in the morning, which arrives into Albany at 11:20. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4 days 0h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Cruz to Albany. However, there are services departing from Ocean & Water and arriving at Albany, Ny via San Jose, Ca, Barstow, Ca and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 5h.

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The distance between Santa Cruz and Albany is 2572 miles. The road distance is 3008.6 miles.

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Santa Cruz to Albany bus services, operated by Santa Cruz Metro, depart from Ocean & Water station.

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Santa Cruz to Albany bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Albany, Ny station.

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Albany is 3h ahead of Santa Cruz. It is currently 8:57 AM in Santa Cruz and 11:57 AM in Albany.

There are 238+ hotels available in Albany. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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