Foreign Currency Exchange

The Albany International Airport Foreign Currency Exchange is operated by Travelex the world's largest non-bank foreign currency exchange provider, with over 200 locations in the United States.

The Travelex store is located in the Baggage Claim area in the main terminal and is open Monday-Sunday from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.  

The Travelex store can be reached directly at 518-242-4488.

Customers can park FREE for up to 30 minutes in the Airport's Short-Term parking lot while making their currency transactions.

Travelex can exchange all tradable currencies and will maintain a stock of the top 25 international currencies including the Euro, British Pound Sterling, Canadian Dollars, Mexican Pesos, Swiss Francs, Japanese Yen, Chinese Renminbi, and Australian Dollars. Should a customer wish to purchase currencies that are considered more exotic, Travelex can have them made available for the following business day.

Travelers and the general public may also pre-order currency on-line and pick it up at the Travelex store before their departure or alternatively, have it delivered directly to their home.

Travelex will provide services such as foreign currency exchange, and the popular Multi-Currency Cash Passport Mastercard, a prepaid chip and PIN protected foreign currency card. The card can be used everywhere Mastercard is accepted, at over 2 million ATM machines, and 35 million other locations. Customers will be able to load the card with Euros, Mexican MXN, British Pounds, Australian Dollars, Japanese Yen, and Canadian Dollars.

Airport customers will also be able to purchase travel insurance from Travelex. Encountering the unexpected is often a part of travel ranging from airline cancellations, delays, and lost baggage, to emergency medical evacuation. Travelex offers a variety of travel protection plans to meet the challenges of today's travel and help individuals and families enjoy a worry-free trip.

For more information on Travelex or to locate a Travelex retail store, visit