Albany International Airport

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Albany International Airport (ALB) Guide

General Information

Airport Name:
Albany International Airport
Airport Code:
11.5km northwest of Albany.
(1)518 242-2200

Directions & Transportation

The taxi stand is located just outside the baggage claim area.Limouzines can be booked from various companies.
Local commuter and town buses operate from outside the Terminal.
Taxi, shuttle, bus, limo and car

Airport facilities

Airport Info:
The information centre is located on the 1st floor, between ticket sales and baggage claim and provides tourist and flight information.
Baggage claim is next to the information kiosk on the 1st floor.
ATMs are to be found at locations throughout the airport.
An inter faith prayer room is located on concourse C and offers a quiet place to pray except perhaps if there is a large group of Jews and Muslims who arrive together.
More Services:
Lost and found is by the operations centre on the 1st floor. The mail centre is near offering vending machines for your postal requirements.
Eating & Drinking:
Departure is the shop representing the areas museums and is a one stop local crafts shop. There is also Capital gifts and booksellers and Paradies Newsstand on the 2nd floor.
The food court has got a selection of fast food as well as Arrezio's - Italian, Capital - Deli and Pub, Saranac Brew House - Restaurant/bar as well as the Checkpoint Cafe and pub on the first floor
Business Facilities:
The business centre is to be found on the 2nd floor and has all the nessecary equipment for meetings and conferences and there also 3 conference rooms.
Disabled Facilities:
Lifts, Wheelchairs and parking bays are available for the disabled.

Useful Information

Airlines Served:
Air Canada, American, American Eagle, Continental, Continental Connection, Delta, Northwest, Southwest, United/United Express, USAirways/USAirways Express/Metrojet.
Airport Taxes:
Departure tax is usually included in your ticket price, inquire on booking.
Activities near the Airport:
Albany Urban Cultural Park - The place to learn about local history and customs and the home of Albanys oldest house Quackenbush, built alongside the Hudson River in 1736, adjacent is the modern visitors centre.
Other Interesting Information:
A new Terminal will completed in 1995.