Shortest distance between Buffalo and Albany is 260.26 miles (418.85 km).
Flight distance from Buffalo, NY to Albany, NY is 260.26 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 35 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 31 minutes to travel from Buffalo to Albany with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Buffalo, New York to Albany, New York is: 291.73 miles (469.49 km) by car.
Driving from Buffalo to Albany will take approximately 04 hours 26 minutes.
County seat city in Erie County, New York, USA
|GPS Coordinates||42°53'11"N 78°52'42"W|
Capital of New York, United States and seat of Albany County
|GPS Coordinates||42°39'9"N 73°45'22"W|
The distance between Buffalo and Albany is 469 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 12 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.
There is no time difference between Buffalo and Albany. The current time is 12:15:14.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||09 hours 43 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||07 hours 17 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||05 hours 50 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||04 hours 51 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||04 hours 10 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||03 hours 53 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||03 hours 38 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 38.97 liters (10.29 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Buffalo and Albany.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Buffalo to Albany is $42.23 (diesel $49.92).
Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.
The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on March 31, 2023.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Buffalo and Albany (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.
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