Distance between Montreal QC and Albany NY
The distance from Montreal to Albany is 355 kilometers by road including 339 kilometers on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 33 minutes and goes through Plattsburgh, Brossard, La Prairie, Queensbury, Wilton, Saratoga Springs and Malta.
Shortest distance by air  317 km ✈️ 
Car route length  355 km 🚗 
Driving time  3 h 33 min 
Fuel amount  28.4 L 
Fuel cost  49.1 CAD 
Point  Distance  Time  Fuel  
Montreal  0 km  00 min  0.0 L  
15 13 km, 10 min


Brossard  13 km  10 min  0.8 L  
15 4 km, 03 min


La Prairie  18 km  13 min  1.3 L  
15 85 km, 50 min


Plattsburgh  102 km  1 h 04 min  8.1 L  
I 87 171 km, 1 h 37 min


Queensbury  273 km  2 h 41 min  21.2 L  
I 87 20 km, 11 min


Wilton  293 km  2 h 53 min  22.8 L  
I 87 12 km, 06 min


Saratoga Springs  305 km  2 h 59 min  24.1 L  
I 87 12 km, 06 min


Malta  316 km  3 h 06 min  24.6 L  
I 87 13 km, 07 min


Clifton Park  329 km  3 h 13 min  26.0 L  
I 87 US 9 26 km, 19 min


Albany  355 km  3 h 33 min  28.0 L 
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does it cost to drive from Montreal to Albany?
Fuel cost: 49.1 CAD
This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 355 km / 100 km) * (Fuel consumption 8 L/100 km) * (Fuel price 1.73 CAD / L)
You can adjust fuel consumption and fuel price here.
How long is a car ride from Montreal to Albany?
Driving time: 3 h 33 min
This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.
 267 km with a maximum speed 105 km/h = 2 h 33 min
 52 km with a maximum speed 100 km/h = 31 min
 10 km with a maximum speed 89 km/h = 6 min
 11 km with a maximum speed 80 km/h = 8 min
 5 km with a maximum speed 72 km/h = 4 min
 4 km with a maximum speed 64 km/h = 3 min
 1 km with a maximum speed 50 km/h = 1 min
 2 km with a maximum speed 48 km/h = 2 min
The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.
How far is Montreal to Albany by land?
The distance between Montreal and Albany is 355 km by road including 339 km on motorways.
Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Montreal and Albany respectively.
How far is Montreal to Albany by plane?
The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Montreal and Albany is 317 km.
This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a greatcircle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Montreal and Albany respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.
How many hours is Montreal from Albany by plane?
Boeing 737 airliner needs 23 min to cover the distance of 317 km at a cruising speed of 800 km/h.
Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h 26 min to flight this distance at average speed of 220 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.
How long is a helicopter ride from Montreal to Albany?
Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH6 Cayuse" need 1 h 19 min to cover the distance of 317 km at a cruising speed of 240 km/h.
Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 30 min to flight this distance at average speed of 210 km/h.
This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.
What city is halfway between Montreal and Albany?
The halfway point between Montreal and Albany is North Hudson. It is located about 21 km from the exact midpoint by road.
The distance from North Hudson to Montreal is 198 km and driving will take about 1 h 58 min. The road between North Hudson and Albany has length 156 km and will take approximately 1 h 34 min.
The other cities located close to halfway point:
Where is Montreal in relation to Albany?
Montreal is located 317 km north of Albany.
Montreal has geographic coordinates: latitude 45.49722, longitude 73.61036.
Albany has geographic coordinates: latitude 42.65117, longitude 73.75497.
Which highway goes from Montreal to Albany?
The route from Montreal to Albany follows I 87.
Other minor sections pass along the road:
 15: 59 km
 US 9: 10 km
 132: 9 km
 20: 6 km
 10: 4 km