ALBANY COUNTY ROUTE RESTRUCTURING PHASE 2 OVERVIEW
TRUNK ROUTE SERVICE CHANGES
Route #10 (Western Avenue) – The peak frequency of this route will now be every 15 minutes due to additional services provided on the Washington/Western Avenue corridors. Sunday service will be extended until 10:45pm.
New Route 10 Schedule
Route #22 (Albany/Troy via Route 32) – The frequency of this route will now be 20 minutes during mid-day, evening and on Saturdays. All trips will now operate the same route in downtown Albany past Empire State Plaza.
New Route 22 Schedule
NEW NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICE
Route #117 (Guilderland-Colonie Crosstown) – This new route will provide crosstown service along Western Avenue, Wolf Road, Albany-Shaker Road and British American Boulevard. The route will operate Monday-Saturday. It will access Twenty Mall, Colonie Center, Crossgates Mall and Albany International Airport allowing connections to BusPlus and other CDTA services. Route #117 replaces portions of Route #90 and Flexible Route #610.
New Route 117 Schedule
Route #129 (Albany-Latham via Route 9) – This new route will provide improved service between Albany and Latham via US Route 9. The route will access Latham Farms, Siena College, Van Rensselaer Boulevard in Menands, and Albany Memorial Hospital. It will operate Monday-Saturday and access Latham Farms for connections to new routes #182, #190, and #370. Route #129 replaces portions of Route #29.
New Route 129 Schedule
Route #155 (Suburban Circulator) – This new route will provide crosstown service to locations along Washington Avenue Extension, New Karner Road and Watervliet-Shaker Road. The route will operate seven days a week. It will access Central Avenue, Albany International Airport and Crossgates Mall for connections with other CDTA services. Route #155 replaces portions of Flexible Routes #610, #611, and #612.
New Route 155 Schedule
Route #182 (Troy-Cohoes-Latham) – This new route will provide service between Troy, Watervliet, Green Island, Cohoes, and Latham. It will operate seven days a week and access Latham Farms for easy connections to new routes #129, #190, and #370. Route #182 replaces portions of Routes #29 and #82.
New Route 182 Schedule
Route #190 (Fuller/Wolf) – This new route will provide crosstown service in Latham, Colonie, and Guilderland. It will serve Latham Farms, Colonie Center, the University at Albany, Albany NanoTech, Stuyvesant Plaza and Crossgates Mall. The route will operate seven days a week. It will access Latham Farms for easy connections to new routes #129, #182, and #370. Route #190 replaces portions of Route #90 and Flexible Route #610.
New Route 190 Schedule
Route #370 (Troy/Schenectady) – This new route will provide service from downtown Troy to downtown Schenectady via Niskayuna, Colonie, Latham and Watervliet. It will operate seven days a week. The route frequency has been increased to 30 minutes during the weekday and evening service will be extended. The route will access Latham Farms for easy connections to Routes #129, #182, and #190. Route #370 replaces portions of Routes #70 and #90.
New Route 370 Schedule
NEW COMMUTER AND EXPRESS ROUTES
Route #522 (Hudson River Express) – This route will operate express service along I-787 from Cohoes and Troy into downtown Albany Monday – Friday during peak commute times. It will serve Manor Avenue, Vliet Boulevard, downtown Cohoes and Troy. Route #522 replaces Route #35x and portions of Routes #29 and #82.
New Route 522 Schedule
Route #719 (Altamont/Voorheesville) – This new route will operate from Crossgates Mall to downtown Albany via Altamont, Voorheesville, and Delmar while accessing park & ride locations along the way. It will provide service Monday - Friday during peak commute times. Route #719 replaces portions of Routes #19 and #21x.
New Route 719 Schedule
Route #763 (Schenectady/Albany via Route 20) – This route will operate from downtown Schenectady to downtown Albany via Rotterdam and Guilderland. The route will operate Monday - Friday during peak commute hours. Route #763 replaces Route #63 and portions of Route #21x.
New Route 763 Schedule
NEW SERVICE AREAS
New Karner Road/Watervliet-Shaker Road – Route #155 will provide service on New Karner Road north of Central Avenue to Watervliet-Shaker Road, which will connect to Albany International Airport. This will provide access to educational institutions including Branford Hall Institute, Capital Region Career & Technical School and ITT Technical Institute.
Fuller Road – Route #190 will provide service on the entire length of Fuller Road including between Washington Avenue and Western Avenue. This will provide access to Albany NanoTech College, the McKownville neighborhood with additional connections to Stuyvesant Plaza.
Wade Road – Route #190 will provide service along Wade Road and Wade Road Extension, connecting to Wolf Road and Latham Farms. This offers customers access to shopping centers, medical and commercial offices and industrial parks.