How to travel from New York City to Schenectady, NY

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Travel Information to Schenectady, NY from New York City

distanceDistance144 miles (233 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $183 (€163) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesOurBus, psa airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 144 miles (233 km) to Schenectady, NY from New York City. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are OurBus, psa airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from New York City to Schenectady, NY.

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Travel to Schenectady, NY easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from New York City to Schenectady, NY.
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There are 4 ways that you can travel between New York City and Schenectady, NY. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel between New York City and Schenectady, NY is by taking a ferry with an average price of $1 (€1).

This is compared to other travel options to Schenectady, NY:

A ferry is generally $23 (€21) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $23 (€21) from New York City to Schenectady, NY.

Taking a ferry is about $183 (€163) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $183 (€163) for this trip.

Taking a ferry is usually $50 (€44) less than taking a train to Schenectady, NY, which costs on average $50 (€44) for the same trip.

The fastest way from New York City to Schenectady, NY is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

There are alternative travel options to Schenectady, NY that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 2 h 38 min.

In comparison, traveling by ferry can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 3 min   on average.

Schenectady, NY is approximately 144 miles (233 km) away from New York City.

The average frequency per day from New York City to Schenectady, NY is:

  • Around 5 buses per day.
  • Around 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Schenectady, NY from New York City as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from New York City to Schenectady, NY:

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from New York City to Schenectady, NY:

    • You can travel by bus from New York City to Schenectady, NY with OurBus, and you can find OurBus New York City to Schenectady, NY tickets for $23 (€21) on Omio.
    • You can travel by plane between New York City and Schenectady, NY with psa airlines, and you can find psa airlines New York City to Schenectady, NY tickets for $183 (€163) on Omio.
    • You can go to Schenectady, NY from New York City by train with Amtrak. You'll see cheap train tickets for $50 (€44) with Amtrak from New York City to Schenectady, NY on Omio.
    Your trip from New York City to Schenectady, NY doesn't have to end in Schenectady, NY. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Buffalo, NY, Springfield, MA or Shepherdsville, KY. If you’d like to add Buffalo, NY, Springfield, MA or Shepherdsville, KY to your New York City to Schenectady, NY tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Schenectady, NY today!

    When planning your trip from New York City to Schenectady, NY, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets are costing on average $23 (€21) one way.
    • Plane tickets cost $183 (€163) one way on average.
    • Ferry tickets are costing on average $1 (€1) one way.
    • Train tickets are costing on average $50 (€44) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from New York City to Schenectady, NY online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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