Location & Directions
405 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12206
Phone: (518) 463-7135
Fax: (518) 463-1429
Please call ahead if you plan to stop by the church.
Office hours are generally Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 9:00 –3:00 pm.
Directions. Albany UU is located at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Robin Street, across from the University at Albany (SUNY) downtown campus. Our address for your GPS device is 405 Washington Ave., Albany, NY 12206.
- From the West: Take the NYS Thruway to Exit 24. Continue on I-90 east.
- From the North: Take the Northway (I-87) south to Exit 1E. Continue on I-90 east.
- From the South: Take the NYS Thruway to Exit 23. Take I-787 north to I-90, go west on I-90.
- From the East: Take the Mass. Pike (I-90) to NYS Thruway Exit B-1, go west on I-90.
Parking for Cars and Bicycles. Parking is permitted on Sundays in the University at Albany’s Hawley Lot (on the corner of Robin Street and Washington Avenue.) Street parking is always available. In addition, there is a sturdy bike rack on the Washington Avenue side of Albany UU, where bicyclists can safely secure their bicycles.
Handicapped Access. There are ramp entrances to Albany UU on Washington Avenue and on West Street. Our passenger elevator provides access to all three building levels.
Continuing from I-90.Take Exit 6 (Arbor Hill) onto Henry Johnson Boulevard and continue to a stoplight intersection at Central Avenue. Continue straight through the light and turn right about 20 feet later on Washington Avenue. In one block, go with right fork to continue on Washington Avenue. In about three blocks you will be facing our sanctuary entrance and steeple. The University at Albany Hawley Lot will be on your left at the corner of Robin Street and Washington Avenue. The weekday entrance of the church is at 405 Washington Avenue, facing the University buildings.
Bus Routes. Albany UU is right on the #12 bus line, a block from the #10 bus line, and two blocks from the #1, #2, and #55 bus lines. Please check the latest schedules on the CDTA web site. Following are 2 route and schedule links for the #12, Washington Avenue and #1, Central Avenue buses.