The City of Amsterdam Transit System offers City residents affordable, accessible transportation throughout Amsterdam and the surrounding areas. With buses that run to nearby Albany and the County buildings located in Fonda, NY, public transportation is a great choice for both residents and visitors to the area.
Questions about transportation can be directed to the City of Amsterdam Transit Department, Monday - Friday 8:30 - 4:30, (518) 843-2831.
Amsterdam Public Transportation Routes:
Department of Transportation (DOT) on Wolf Road, Albany and the NYS Campus in Albany.
Service to Fonda (County Building):
8:35am, 12:15pm & 3:30pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday Only.
Citywide and Route 30:
Service from 9:00 a.m. - 6:00p.m.
Bus Fares: (All city buses are wheelchair accessible.)
- Adult (within City) - $2.00
- Adult (Fonda) - $7.00
- Door to Door (24 hour reservation) - $3.00
- Albany Commuter - $40.00/week or $9.00/day
- Children Under age 5 ride free
|Riverfront Center by||8:35 AM||12:15 PM||3:30 PM|
|Stewart's East Main St.||8:36 AM||12:16 PM|
|Stewart's Market St.||8:39 AM||12:19 PM|
|Stewart's Guy Park Ave.||8:43 AM||12:23 PM|
|Bus Arrives at Fonda||9:00 AM||12:50 PM||3:50 PM|
|Arrivals Riverfront Center||9:15 AM||1:10 PM||4:10 PM|
Please note: No Service to Fonda on Wednesdays & Fridays. $7.00 Fare Each Way and Children under 5 ride free.
Please note: Times may vary due to traffic or road conditions.
Checkered Cab Company
- 28 Pearl Street
- Phone: (518) 842-1818
- 1 Washington Street
- Phone: (518) 842-4788
On Time Taxi (James W Haley 3)
- Phone: (518) 332-1199
- 261 East Main Street
- Phone: (518) 843-1600