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Bus Albany to Lake George: Trip Overview

Bus Albany to Lake George: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$28
Average bus trip duration1h 36m
Number of daily buses3
Earliest bus departure10:30 AM
Distance48 miles (76 km)
Latest bus departure10:55 AM

Albany to Lake George Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Departures3
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures10:30AM - 10:55AM
Minimum Price$19
Average Ticket Price$28
Minimum Trip Duration1h23m
Average Bus Trip Duration1h36m
Distance48 miles (76 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteAdirondack Trailways
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Albany - Lake George

Taking the bus is the best way to travel to Lake George without a car. The bus trip is an affordable, safe and convenient way to travel between the two cities. Taking a ride with other travelers through carpool services is an additional option to consider.

Traveling from Albany to Lake George takes about 1h 36m on average, although the minimum time it takes to get there is 1h 23m with the fastest bus. This is the time it takes to travel the 54 miles (87 km) that separate the two cities.

Albany and Lake George are 54 miles (87 km) apart.

About 3 buses travel this route daily, provided by Adirondack Trailways. The number of buses from Albany to Lake George can differ depending on the day of the week. Want to make your bus journey from Albany to Lake George as effortless as possible? Busbud has got you covered! Browse schedules, pick the perfect bus for your travel style and budget - all in one place.

The bus service operates from 10:30 AM for the initial departure and runs until 10:55 AM for the final departure.

The majority of buses traveling from Albany to Lake George start their journey at Albany Airport and wind up at Lake George bus stop. These are the most popular departure and arrival locations on this route, there are other pick-up and drop-off locations that could make it easier for you to reach your destination.

You can save a lot of money on your trip from Albany to Lake George by choosing to travel by bus. With prices starting at $24, you won't find a more affordable way to get there.

The bus ticket costs $28 on average. In the last 30 days, the prices ranged from $24 to $32, so it's good to do your research before booking.

Yes, a day trip from Albany to Lake George is definitely doable. The total travel time for the round-trip is about 2h 46m. So you'll have plenty of time to discover Lake George before making your way back to Albany.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Albany and Lake George!

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Albany to Lake George, get comfy and count the stars.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Albany to Lake George.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from Albany to Lake George.

Did you know?

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

The bus driver with the longest career in the world drove more than 2,000,000 miles and is a happy World Record holder.

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

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Bus from Lake George to Albany

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