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Albany, NY

Albany, New York, the capital city of the Empire State, boasts a rich tapestry of history, culture, and modernity. Situated along the Hudson River, Albany serves as a focal point for commerce, government, and education in the region. With its diverse population and vibrant atmosphere, the city offers a unique blend of old-world charm and contemporary vitality.

Attractions and History

At the heart of Albany lies its historic significance. Founded by the Dutch in the early 17th century, it has played a pivotal role in American history. The city’s colonial past is evident in its well-preserved architecture, including the iconic Empire State Plaza and the grandeur of the New York State Capitol building. Visitors can explore landmarks such as the Schuyler Mansion, home to one of America’s founding families, and the USS Slater, a World War II destroyer escort turned museum ship.

Beyond its history, Albany thrives as a center for culture and the arts. The city is home to numerous museums, galleries, and theaters showcasing a diverse range of exhibits and performances. The Albany Institute of History & Art houses a vast collection of artifacts and artworks, providing insight into the region’s heritage. Meanwhile, venues like the Palace Theatre and MVP Arena host live music, Broadway shows, and sporting events, catering to a wide array of interests.

Albany’s status as the capital of New York State lends it a unique political and administrative significance. The city’s Capitol Building, an architectural marvel designed by renowned architect Henry Hobson Richardson, serves as the seat of state government. Visitors can tour the Capitol to admire its stunning interior adorned with intricate carvings and majestic staircases. The nearby Empire State Plaza, a modernist complex designed by Wallace Harrison, houses state offices and serves as a hub for public events and festivals throughout the year.

Outdoor Activities

Washington Park offers a serene urban oasis with tree-lined pathways, vibrant flower gardens, and a tranquil lake, providing a peaceful retreat for visitors and locals alike. Adjacent to the park, Lark Street buzzes with eclectic charm, boasting independent shops, art galleries, cafes, and restaurants. This energetic cultural hub attracts artists, students, and urbanites seeking creative inspiration and community connection, making it a must-visit destination for experiencing the vibrant pulse of Albany’s local culture.

Albany, NY, is a city of contrasts, where tradition and progress intersect to create a dynamic urban landscape. With its rich heritage, thriving arts scene, and scenic surroundings, Albany invites visitors to explore its many treasures and experience the essence of the Empire State.

Distance to popular Albany destinations

Albany, NY Distance Chart
Albany, NY Distance Chart

Terminal Location

Main Terminal

Recommended Arrival Time

At least 90 minutes before departure

Ticket Counter Hours

Avelo ticket counters provide flight and baggage check-in services, as well as the opportunity to purchase Avelo flights, and are open for approximately two hours prior to each scheduled departure. The counters close 40 minutes prior to the take-off time.

Airport Address

737 Albany Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12211

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FAQ– Flying to Albany, NY

Avelo Airlines operates from Albany International Airport (ALB). This airport boasts modern facilities and convenient access to New York’s Capital Region.

Avelo Airlines currently offers flights from Albany International Airport to the following destinations:

  • Raleigh / Durham, NC

These flights depart weekly from Albany International Airport. Please note that flight schedules may be subject to change.

You can check in for your flight from Albany with Avelo Airlines beginning 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure. Please click here for comprehensive information regarding the check-in process for your Avelo flight from Albany.

Avelo Airlines operates from the main terminal at Albany International Airport (ALB). When departing or arriving for an Avelo flight at ALB, passengers should proceed to the main terminal for check-in, security screening, and boarding.

Albany, NY