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

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 Trailways New York  •  3 h 19 min

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

$23 - $88

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 1 min

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

$24 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

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

$15 - $22

Fly  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newark (EWR) ALB - EWR

$210 - $420

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 $28 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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
$28 - $80
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)?

The distance between Albany and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 209 km. The road distance is 246 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)?

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.

What is the fastest way to get from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)?

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

Is there a direct bus between Albany and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)?

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.

How long does it take to get from Albany to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)?

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

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