Cheap flights from New York to Albany (NYC - ALB)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Albany (ALB)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to ALB flight in 2022: compare New York to Albany flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Albany.
NYC - ALB
Price
$265 - $1,019
ALB
Temperature
24.8 - 73.4 °F
ALB
Rainfall
2.2 - 3.7 inches

Popular in

April

High demand for flights, 61% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 34% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$265

From New York (NYC) to Albany Intl

One-way from

$157

One-way flight from New York (NYC) to Albany Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Albany, New York (NYC - ALB)?

It’s typically best to fly out from New York to Albany, New York at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 56% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Albany, New York?

Sunday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from New York to Albany, New York. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Albany, New York.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Albany, New York?

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Albany, New York from New York. Prices for July average $402 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $200. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of April. Opting for a July flight can save you 153% on your journey compared to booking in April

Cheap flights from New York to Albany in May, June 2022

The best prices found for NYC to ALB flights for May, June
15 Jun - 22 Jun
$168pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
8 Jun - 16 Jun
$178pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
17 Jun - 24 Jun
$188pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

New York to Albany 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Albany from New York found for this year
15 Jun - 22 Jun
$168pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
8 Jun - 16 Jun
$178pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
17 Jun - 24 Jun
$188pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Non-stop flights to Albany from New York

Save time with New York to Albany direct flight deals
15 Jun - 22 Jun
$168pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
8 Jun - 16 Jun
$178pp
LGA
New York LaGuardia
Delta
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
Delta
Non-Stop
LGA
New York LaGuardia
17 Jun - 24 Jun
$188pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New York to Albany

Late deals on round-trip flights to Albany from New York, departing today and this week
28 May - 1 Jun
$258pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
28 May - 1 Jun
$267pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
EWR
Newark
28 May - 1 Jun
$276pp
EWR
Newark
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ALB
Albany Intl
ALB
Albany Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Albany Intl from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Albany
9:00 am - 3:29 pm
JetBlue
1 Stop
6h 29m
JFK - ALB
JetBlue
5:25 pm - 6:31 pm
Delta
Nonstop
1h 06m
LGA - ALB
Delta
$164
Delta
6:55 am - 4:02 pm
Allegiant Air
2 Stops
33h 07m
EWR - ALB
Allegiant Air
$168
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">New York</span> to <span class="emphasized">Albany</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From New York to Albany

What airport do you fly into for flights to Albany from New York?

Albany Intl (ALB) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from New York to Albany. You should not have trouble finding flights to Albany Intl from New York; the airport handles an average of 6 inbound flights from New York per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 5 airlines have flights to the Albany airport from New York. It is only a 7.4 mi journey from Albany Intl (ALB) to Albany’s city center.

Which airlines flying from New York to Albany Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from New York to Albany Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are United Airlines, Delta, and Bus. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from New York to Albany, New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Albany, New York for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on United Airlines for just $168, but on average you can expect to pay $222.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Albany, New York for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Albany, New York under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Albany, New York is less than $235.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Albany, New York for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Albany, New York within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York to Albany, New York round-trip?

According to our current data, United Airlines ($168), and Delta ($178) offers the cheapest pricing from New York to Albany, New York. These flights start at 58% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York to Albany, New York one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for JetBlue. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $142. Users have also found prices from $149 and $168 on Delta and Allegiant Air, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Albany, New York?

While some choose either New York LaGuardia - Albany Intl or Newark - Albany Intl, New York John F Kennedy Intl - Albany Intl is the most popular route from New York to Albany, New York.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Albany, New York?

Before booking your flight from New York to Albany, New York check out the most popular airlines for this route: Bus, American Airlines or JetBlue.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Albany, NY

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Albany from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Albany Intl within the United States

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Albany Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Albany Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Albany Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Albany?

Returning to New York from Albany Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Albany Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Albany Intl are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Alternative routes for New York to Albany

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Albany

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Albany.
Flight duration from New York to ALB
1h 10m
Average temperature for May in Albany
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Albany
2.6 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Albany

Top 3 airlines flying from New York to Albany Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Albany choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Delta
$122 $232 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$167 $349 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$371 $546 No cancel fee 71%

Hourly flight availability from New York to Albany

See what time of day planes typically take off from New York towards Albany.
Evening 6 PM to midnight 51% of NYC to ALB departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 38% of NYC to ALB departures
Morning 6 AM to noon 10% of NYC to ALB departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of NYC to ALB departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from New York to Albany
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from New York to Albany.
Sunday
7 daily flights
Monday
8 daily flights
Tuesday
8 daily flights
Wednesday
8 daily flights
Thursday
8 daily flights
Friday
8 daily flights
Saturday
0 flights
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