State Conference Transportation Reminder

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For paratransit from the train or bus station or to get around while you are here in Albany, take the following steps:

  1. Contact your local paratransit company a month or so before the conference

  2. Tell them you will be attending conference in Albany

  3. Give them the dates

  4. They will contact CDTA with your information

  5. Contact CDTA 518-437-8378 to verify that they receivedy our information

  6. To make your reservation call CDTA 518-482-2022,press3. It is best to do this one

    week before the conference, but at minimum 48 hours prior

  7. Changes/Cancellations should be made at least 24 hours in advance by calling 518- 482-2022

  8. Please make sure you contact CDTA if you are not going to be taking your trips

  9. If you are riding with a guest they ride for free. If you are not enrolled in paratransit, you may be able to ride as a guest of another conference attendee.

10. Your trip is $2.50 each way.

If you have any questions or concerns about this process you can call Shameka Andrews at 518-382-1454.

Public bus: A single ride will cost $1.50 and is the cheapest option to get around Albany. Use their Trip Planner to find the best route to your destination at or download the CDTA iRide app on your smartphone. You can also call 518-482-8822 and a customer service representative will help you find your route.

Taxis: This is the most expensive option. Accessible taxis are available but limited in number, so they should be requested in advance.

Capitaland Taxi: 518-453-8888 Capital City Taxi: 518-478-6994