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Fares from $98 One Way, $236 Round Trip from Albany to New York

Prices starting at $236 for return flights and $98 for one-way flights to New York were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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More About Flying To New York from Albany

Route Information for Flights from Albany to New York

Origin Airport IATA CodeALB
Destination Airport IATA CodeNYC
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Flights Review

Dec 7, 2019

I was very upset that they totally cracked my luggage- but United did give me a new piece of luggage to replace it. Service to replace was immediate and we were thankful for that

Oct 22, 2018

All went well on the two legs of my trip.

Oct 5, 2018

You should be able to pick your own seating

Sep 11, 2018

Great flight attendant

Jul 7, 2018

Flight delayed however able to connect on time to next glight

Mar 20, 2018

I forgot my manna water bottle on my flight into Newark. Is there a lost and found there? I will be having a lay over there today and would like to get it if you have a list and found there

Travel from Albany to New York City

Quiet state capital Albany offers a vibrant art scene and a rich historical legacy, but the relatively small town simply cannot compete with the glitz and glamour of nearby New York City. Finding low fares on flights from Albany to New York City is easy with Orbitz.com, where you can also find great deals on hotels, rental cars, and more.

Leaving Albany

Albany International Airport is located in Colonie, New York, about 7 miles northwest of central Albany. The airport is easy to reach on Capital District Transit Authority and Trailways buses. You may also choose to take a taxi to the airport. If you drive, parking is available starting at $5 a day. The airport offers a range of dining options if you need to grab a quick meal before your trip, including Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts for coffee and Green Leaf's for sandwiches and salads.

About New York City

More than eight million people call the East Coast city of New York home. New York City is served by three main airports, LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy in Queens and Newark Liberty in nearby Newark, New Jersey. Each airport is accessible by public transportation, and taxis outside the terminals are ready to take you directly to your destination. You can expect to spend around an hour traveling from any airport to downtown Manhattan. The weather in New York features four distinct seasons. Snowfall is not unusual in winter, and average highs in the summer are around 85 degrees Fahrenheit. Spring and fall are among the best times to visit, as temperatures are mild. While in New York, ride the elevator to the observation deck at the Empire State Building for a stunning view of the city, or take in dinner and a Broadway show in Times Square.

Visit New York City

With Orbitz.com, you can plan a trip to remember. Search the website to locate low prices on flights from Albany to New York City, along with savings on hotel rooms, rental cars, and special events.

Flights from Albany to New York - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Albany to New York?

United Airlines flies directly from Albany to New York, so all you need to do is sit back and relax until you get to Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.).

What is the shortest flight from Albany to New York?

It can be as a short and sweet as 58 minutes. If you believe your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' rather than flying, you'll enjoy the flight from Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.) to Newark, NJ (EWR-Liberty Intl.).

What airlines fly from Albany (and vicinity) to New York (and vicinity) most frequently?

If you're looking for the airline with the most flights from Albany, NY Airport (ALB-Albany Intl.) to Newark, NJ Airport (EWR-Liberty Intl.), reserve your ticket with United Airlines. This carrier offers 60 flights per month along this route.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to New York?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to New York have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to New York with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to New York without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.