The cheapest trainsfrom Schenectady to New York

Showing times and prices for 2022-08-13

Cheapest

$36

Average

$36

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Schenectady to New York will cost around $36 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $36.

Journey Summary

Journey Summary

Schenectady to New York train information

timelapseAvg. Train duration14h 6m
attach_moneyTrain ticket price$36
place Train depart fromSchenectady
pin_drop Train arrive inNew York
directions_transit Train companiesAmtrak

The fastest trainsfrom Schenectady to New York

Showing times and prices for 2022-08-13

Fastest

3h 2m

Average

14h 6m

Trips per day

6

Distance

230km

These direct trains cover the 230km distance in an average of 14h 6m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3h 2m

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Train from Schenectady to New York

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  • How much cost tickets to New York?

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  • Amtrak tickets to New York costs between $36 and USD 36.00 each seat.

    This $36 train leaves at 13:23 from Schenectady train station at Schenectady, New York.

    On the contrary, the train leaving at 13:23 have the most expensive ticket to New York for about USD 36.00.

    During holidays and peak seasons fares are generally higher.

  • How far apart is New York from Schenectady?

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  • The train traveling average length from Schenectady to New York is around 14h 6m.

    Getting Amtrak fastest train from Schenectady, you probably arrive in about 3h 2m in New York.

    Amtrak does not normally guarantee connections of less than 60 minutes.

    Usually 90 minutes between arriving long-distance trains and local trains in the Northeast Corridor.

  • Can I bring my pet on the train?

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  • Sure! But there are several rules you have to comply with and be aware of, so your beloved pet will be able to come with you.

    - Dogs and cats up to 20 pounds

    - You need to make a prior reservation. There's a maximum of five pets per train, and they're limited to one pet per customer.

    - The trip is limited to 7 (seven) hours of total travel time. Multi-ride tickets aren’t allowed.

    - The pet carrier you bring can be hard or soft-sided but has to be leakproof and well ventilated for comfort and safety. Maximum weight: 20 pounds. Maximum size: 19" long x 14" wide x 10.5" high.

    - Also, the carrier has to be big enough so the pet is able to sit, lie down and remain entirely inside without touching the sides.

    - Is allowed in Coach class, but not in First class, non-Acela Business class, bedroom accommodations, or food service cars.

    - It’s mandatory to sign a Pet Release and Indemnification Agreement for each travel segment.

    - It must be at least eight weeks old, odorless, harmless, not disruptive, and require no attention during travel.

    - It’s not permitted to ship it or allow them to travel as checked baggage.
  • Can you buy an Amtrak ticket onboard the train?

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  • There are two options for purchasing tickets during the trip, is using cash or credit card.

    All tickets purchased onboard include a service fee built into the fare and payment must be in cash. Who chose to purchase using a credit card must call the contact center at 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245) to complete their payment.

    But stay aware that is used in limited situations. For example, when you pay for your tickets in advance of travel and your departure station is closed at the time of departure and no other delivery option exists.

  • How to get ticket refund on Amtrak?

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  • Note that Amtrak have different policies regarding fare types and changes. Find more information on Amtrak page.

  • Where are located Schenectady and New York train stations?

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  • For this trip to New York, you can get on board at Schenectady, New York.

    Moreover, get off the train at Penn Station.

    Most Amtrak stations in major cities, and many other stations across the country, are accessible to passengers with a disability.

    Call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245) to ensure that you have the most up-to-date information regarding the accessibility of the stations on your itinerary.

  • When is the first and last train departing from Schenectady on 2022-08-13?

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  • The first train time to New York is at 13:23.

    The last departure time from Schenectady is at 22:06.

  • How easy is to get by train to New York from Schenectady?

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  • On average you find 6 daily Amtrak Schenectady to New York schedules.

    Usually, there are 42 train departures every week on this route.

    Amtrak operates a large fleet to New York.

    It is an average of 6 departures per day and 180 trips every month.

  • How to get cheap Amtrak train tickets from Schenectady to New York?

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  • Amtrak offer a total of 6 train schedules to New York.

    Compare all available fares that vary according to comfort, ticket promotions, and availability.

    Take time and check customers 1643 Amtrak reviews for train services.

    Users reviews always best describe the real train trip experience.The company score relates to quality, punctuality, cleanliness, and staff behavior. Ratings and reviews are relevant information when searching and comparing ticket prices for this destination.

    Keep in mind that in all train departure times from Schenectady have different ticket prices based on fare options.

    What is shown on the list is the cheapest fare type still available if Saver, Value, Flexible or Premium.

    On this trip, tickets are available starting on $36 and this is the lower trip price you can get on 2022-08-13.

    Book your train tickets 14 days in advance with Saver Fares for 20% discount.

    On searching for New York cheap tickets it may apply. In many routes across the country this is the best method to get trip discounts.

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  • TrainBuster has all information for you discover the best and cheapest train ticket. Explore all available tools and 1643 user reviews to best choose your transportation. TrainBuster does not sell tickets. If you want to purchase train tickets online, this site will redirect you to the official Amtrak website. Reserve your train seat to New York in advance and have a nice trip.
  • Can I get a bus from Schenectady to New York instead of a train?

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  • Click here to check on the bus prices for this trip. Going by bus, sometimes, can be the cheapest way to travel between Schenectady and New York.

  • Which is the best way for train booking?

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  • There are many different secure forms of acquiring a ticket. The more comfortable, secure and faster way is to get your eTicket online at Amtrak website. Alternatively, you can book at a Quik-Trak Kiosk or directly at the counter. Amtrak phone number: +1 215-856-7924 Find out more on search and buy cheap train tickets in North America.

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