There are 5 ways to get from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...

$48 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 4051 / ...

$24 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus Trailways New York  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY Albany - NYC

$30 - $51

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 153.7 miles

$15 - $22

Fly, subway, bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newark (EWR) ALB - EWR
  2. Take the subway from 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to Lga/Terminal B

$198 - $418

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Albany and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 131 miles. The road distance is 153.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA). However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Lga/Terminal B via W 32 St/7 Av and Roosevelt Av/74 St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

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There are 1855+ hotels available in New York La Guardia Airport (LGA). Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).
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  • Distance: 130.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 8 min

What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $85 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
Bus operators
Trailways New York
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to Lga/Terminal B
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info

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