The Desmond is located on Exit 4 of the I-87 Northway, less than 4 miles from the Thruway I-90 Exit 24. We are strategically located near the entrance of the Albany International Airport, and convenient to many major cities.

New York City: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Syracuse: 2 hours, 10 minutes
Rochester: 3 hours, 20 minutes
Buffalo: 4 hours, 15 minutes
Boston: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Philadelphia: 3 hours, 40 minutes
Burlington, VT: 3 hours
Montreal: 3 hours, 25 minutes

To and From the Albany International Airport.

The Desmond Shuttle: Complimentary shuttle service is available 24 hours to and from the airport. All shuttle arrangements are made with the Front Desk and service is based on availability. Call 800-448-3500 or 518-869-8100 to arrange.

Local Transportation During Your Stay.

The Desmond Shuttle: Complimentary shuttle service is available within a 3 mile radius of the hotel. Fees will apply for all distances greater than 3 miles. All shuttle arrangements are made with the Front Desk and service is based on availability. Call 800-448-3500 or 518-869-8100 to arrange.

If you require taxi service, please call us directly for a list of recommended vendors.