There are 7 ways to get from Albany to Hamilton by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, Thru-Bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Buffalo, Ny 4175 / ...
  2. Take the Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON 5584

$45 - $115

6 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Albany to Aldershot VIA Rail

$60 - $186

Drive  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Hamilton 350.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Albany to Buffalo, Thru-Bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Buffalo (BUF) ALB - BUF
  2. Take the Thru-Bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Hamilton, ON

$60 - $406

Fly Albany to Toronto, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Toronto (YYZ) ALB - YYZ
  2. Take the bus from Pearson Airport Terminal 1 to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.

$108 - $250

Bus to Hartford, fly to Toronto, bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Toronto (YYZ) BDL - YYZ
  3. Take the bus from Pearson Airport Terminal 1 to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.

$152 - $616

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Toronto, bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Toronto (YYZ) LGA - YYZ
  3. Take the bus from Pearson Airport Terminal 1 to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.

$132 - $439

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Hamilton, ON, Canada?

You can take a bus from Albany to Hamilton via Buffalo, Ny and Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street in around 8 h 40 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Albany to Hamilton every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $180 and the journey takes 8 h 59 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Hartford to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Hartford to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $800
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Albany to Toronto via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Hartford to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Albany to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $370
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$55 - $80
Economy
$90 - $130
Economy Plus
$130 - $180
Business
$130 - $190
Business Plus/Sleeper
$240 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
Bus from Albany, Ny to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$13 - $27
Standard Fare
$21 - $35
Refundable
$25 - $40
Bus from Buffalo, NY - Airport to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$13 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $29
Standard Fare
$23 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
GO Transit
Website
gotransit.com
Bus from Pearson Airport Terminal 1 to Main St. W. @ Summers Ln.
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
gotransit.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Albany and Hamilton is 500 km. The road distance is 561 km.

The cheapest way to get from Albany to Hamilton is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 6 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Albany to Hamilton is to drive which takes 6 h 3 min and costs $45 - $70.

No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Hamilton. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Hamilton, ON via Buffalo, NY - 181 Ellicott Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 40 min to get from Albany to Hamilton, including transfers.