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Albany International Airport

Albany International Airport (ALB)


The airport is located about six miles (10km) from the city centre.

Getting to the city

Regional and long-distance local bus, taxi, limousine, and car rental services are available at the airport to transport passengers to the city centre.


GMT -5 (GMT -4 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).

Car rental

Car rental companies represented at the airport include Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz, and National/Alamo. The rental car reservation counters are located in the baggage claim area of the terminal. The rental car fleet is located inside the airport parking garage.

Airport Taxis

The taxi stand is located just outside the baggage claim area. Capitaland Taxi is authorised to pick up passengers from the airport, but passengers may call any cab company for transportation to and from the airport.

Capitaland Taxi vehicles are equipped with meters and credit card machines. Ride-sharing apps are also available at the airport, with Lyft being the primary service. Uber drivers aren't permitted to service passengers.


Airport facilities include currency exchange, ATMs, and a business centre, including internet access, photocopying, computers, printers, and workstations. There's also an interfaith prayer room, a mail centre, free WiFi, restaurants, fast food outlets, and various shops.


The airport offers a wide variety of convenient and economical parking options. A multi-storey parking garage provides covered long and short-term parking and a heated pedestrian bridge takes travellers directly to the security checkpoint in the terminal. The short-term lot is free for the first half hour. Short-term parking costs $2 for the second half an hour of parking and an additional $1 for every half hour thereafter. Long-term parking costs $2 for the first hour of parking and $1 for every hour after that, up to a maximum daily rate of $10.



Free WiFi is available throughout the airport.

Albany International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.