Directions and Visiting

Please Note - When you arrive on campus, follow the Purple Orientation signs to the designated Orientation parking lot and check-in.

For Directions by Car:

Please go to the UAlbany Visiting Website or input your address into Google Maps for directions.

By Bus:

Adirondack Trailways offers buses from New York City and throughout New York State to the UAlbany Campus. Tickets can be purchased online at Be sure to select "Albany SUNY, NY" as the destination.

Greyhound buses serve most of the state with express and local buses. Greyhound tickets can be purchased online at The Albany Bus Terminal is located at 34 Hamilton Street.

Captial District Transportation Authority (CDTA) offers bus service to UAlbany from throughout the Capital Region. Bus schedules and fares can be found online at

By Train:

Amtrak – The train stop serving Albany is the Albany-Rensselaer Station located across the Hudson River from Albany at 525 East Street, Rensselaer, NY. The station is approximately 7 miles from campus. Taxis are located at the entrance of the train station.
Amtrak: 1-800-872-7245

By Air:

Albany International Airport – serves the Capital District. Contact your desired airline for flight schedules. Plan to take a taxi from the airport to campus.

By Taxi:

The taxi system in the Capital District may differ in its rate schedule from the system in your area. Meters are not used and the charge is determined per person per zone crossed in route to your destination.

Buzzy’s Taxi:  (518) 433-8888
Capitaland Taxi:  (518) 453-8888
Duffy’s Taxi:  (518) 433-8400
Yellow Cab:  (518) 434-2222