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About Albany

The capital of the northeastern U.S state of New York, Albany is a small and charming city. Many students are studying here due to the many universities located in the area as well. Some of the most important sights to visit when in Albany include the Empire State Plaza, the historic state capital, and the beautiful campus of the state university. 
 
Summer in the city is very harsh and winters are often snowy; located further inland from New York City, the weather is somewhat harsher here as well. We recommend you bring clothing appropriate to the season with you for this reason. The best times to visit the city are the spring and autumn months, with the autumn foliage being especially beautiful. However, the surrounding region providing touristic attractions during the entire year. 

Transportation to Albany City Center from Airport

Albany Nas Airport

There are various transportation alternatives providing connections between Albany Nas Airport and the city center. You can easily reach from the airport to the city center by choosing any of the transportation options such as taxi, airport shuttle, hotel services, and bus.

Taxi

You can go from the airport to the city center without losing time by taxi. Taking a taxi, located outside the airport, can cost $ 25 to $ 40 on average. It might be useful to get a clear price from the taxi driver or negotiate before the trip from Albany Nas Airport to the city center.

Airport Shuttle

The airport shuttle service from the airport terminal to the city center has a ticket price of $ 15 per person. You can get off at Terminal A and Terminal B, which are located directly in the city center.

Hotel Shuttle

Many hotels offer a shuttle service to you so you can quickly get to the city center from the airport. In order to benefit from this possibility, you must contact the hotel authorities in advance and make a reservation. With a discount rate of 10% when preferred with crowded groups, these transports are ideal for people with excess baggage.

Bus

You can get to the city center by bus which you can get from the terminal inside the airport. You should be sure that you have information about the bus routes and you get the right bus. Schedules of buses are located at the bus stops. Tickets for buses vary between $ 5 and $ 15 depending on the validity of the ticket.

Car Rental

There are several famous car rental companies in Albany Nas Airport where you can rent a car. You can book from a car company or ask for help from your hotel before you go. Those who do not want to lose time with other means of transportation can easily access the city center from the airport by renting a car.

Last Updated: February 21, 2017

Dougherty County Airport

Dougherty County Airport, 28 kilometers southwest of Albany city center, provides transportation to the city center by any of the transportation options such as taxi, hotel services, and buses.

Taxi

You can go from the airport to the city center without losing time by taxi. The fare of taxis located outside the airport varies from $ 35 to $ 60 on average. You can benefit from getting a clear price from the taxi driver or negotiating before the journey from Dougherty County Airport to the city center.

Hotel Shuttle

Many hotels offer a shuttle service to allow you to quickly get to Dougherty County Airport from the city center. In order to benefit from this possibility, you must contact the hotel authorities in advance and make a reservation. Hotel services, which offer discounts when you are together with large groups, are ideal for families with children and those with excess baggage.

Bus

You can get to the city center with the buses you can take from the terminal inside Dougherty County Airport. You should be sure that you have information about the bus routes and make sure that you take the relevant bus. Time schedules of buses are located at the bus stops. Tickets for buses vary between $ 5 and $ 15 depending on the validity of the ticket.

Car Rental

There are several famous car rental companies’ offices in Dougherty County Airport where you can rent a car. You can book from a car company or ask for help from your hotel. Those who do not want to lose time with other means of transportation can easily access the city center from the airport by renting a car.

Last Updated: February 21, 2017
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