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Traveling Patient Information

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We want your trip to Ophthalmic Consultants of the Capital Region to be as smooth as possible. From transportation to lodging information, here’s all the travel information you need to navigate the city.


You’ll fly into Albany International Airport 7 miles northwest of Albany. Albany International Airport is located at the junction of Interstate Highways 90 and 87.

Car Rentals

Albany International Airport’s rental car reservation counters are located in the baggage claim area of the terminal. The rental car fleet is located inside the airport parking garage.

Avis Reservations: (800) 331-1212
Hertz Reservations: (800) 654-3131
Budget Reservations: (800) 527-0700
National/Alamo Reservations: (800) 227-7368
Enterprise Reservations: (800) 736-2227

Lodging & Hotel Shuttles

Hotel shuttles offer both pick-up and drop-off service in the Commercial Lane located directly across from the terminal. The Lodging and Transportation Center located in baggage claim provides travelers with direct phone lines to area hotels and shuttles.

The following hotels provide shuttle service to and from Albany International Airport.

Albany Marriott
189 Wolf Road
Albany, NY 12205

Hilton Garden Inn
800 Albany Shaker Road
Albany, NY 12211

Hilton Garden Inn
62 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208

Hilton Garden Inn
235 Hoosick St.
Troy, NY 12180

Taxi Service

Travelers arriving at Albany International Airport are served by Capitaland Taxi. The Capitaland Taxi stand is located across from the terminal in the Commercial Lane. The Capitaland starter will direct individuals to the next waiting cab.

Capitaland offers late-model, smoke-free, clean vans with uniformed drivers. All Capitaland taxis are equipped with meters to provide travelers with a fair and accurate account of their ride.

Airport Capitaland cabs are equipped with credit card readers.

Capitaland also offers wheelchair cab service from the airport.

Capitaland Taxi is authorized to pick up passengers under contract with Albany International Airport. However, passengers may call any cab company for transportation to and from Albany International Airport.

Capitaland Taxi Airport Dispatch: 518-242-4222

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