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There are 3 ways to get from Troy to Albany by bus, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Congress Station- 3rd St & Congress St to Livingston Station - N. Pearl St & Livingston Ave

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Troy to Albany

Drive

  1. Drive from Troy to Albany

Troy to Albany by bus

The bus journey time between Troy and Albany is around 19 min and covers a distance of around 6 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 14 min. Operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA) and Yankee Trails, the Troy to Albany bus service departs from Congress Station- 3rd St & Congress St and arrives in Livingston Station - N. Pearl St & Livingston Ave. Typically 1235 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Bus route information

Average bus time:
19 min
Fastest bus time:
14 min
Bus distance:
6 miles
Buses per week:
1235
Cheapest price:
$1
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:10
Last bus departs at:
23:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Troy to Albany bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Troy to Albany is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Troy to Albany is to taxi which costs $25 - $30 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Congress Station- 3rd St & Congress St station and arriving at Livingston Station - N. Pearl St & Livingston Ave station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Troy and Albany is 6 miles. The road distance is 7.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Troy to Albany without a car is to bus which takes 25 min and costs $2.

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The bus from Congress Station- 3rd St & Congress St to Livingston Station - N. Pearl St & Livingston Ave takes 25 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Troy to Albany bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), depart from Congress Station- 3rd St & Congress St.

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Troy to Albany bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), arrive at Livingston Station - N. Pearl St & Livingston Ave.

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Yes, the driving distance between Troy to Albany is 8 miles. It takes approximately 10 min to drive from Troy to Albany.

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  • Distance: 6.2 miles
  • Duration: 25 min

What companies run services between Troy, NY, USA and Albany, NY, USA?

Capital District Transportation (CDTA) operates a bus from Congress Station- 3rd St & Congress St to Livingston Station - N. Pearl St & Livingston Ave every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $2 and the journey takes 25 min. Yankee Trails also services this route 5 times a week.

Bus operators
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from Congress Station- 3rd St & Congress St to Livingston Station - N. Pearl St & Livingston Ave
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Yankee Trails
Phone
(800) 822-2400
Website
yankeetrails.com
Bus from Troy Terminal to Albany-State Plaza
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
charter.yankeetrails.com
Other operators
Taxi from Troy to Albany
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Fast Taxi LLC
Phone
+1 518-202-9000
Website
albanytaxiservice.com
Duffy's Taxi
Phone
+1 518-783-8294
Capital City Taxi
Phone
+1 518-478-6994
Website
facebook.com

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