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Buffalo to Schenectady train - cost & duration

Cheapest priceUS$53.00
Fastest time5h 0m
Trips per day3
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How to book cheap Buffalo to Schenectady train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Buffalo to Schenectady is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Buffalo to Schenectady were US$56.14. By booking 0 days out, tickets are on average US$0.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Buffalo to Schenectady?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Buffalo to Schenectady by train is at 7:00 a.m. on Thursday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 4:00 a.m. on Monday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak Empire Service from Buffalo to Schenectady has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 train trips per day. Amtrak Empire Service has the most options for departures from Buffalo to Schenectady, with an average of 2 trips per day and 39 monthly trips. 3 train carriers currently travel from Buffalo to Schenectady. Of the 3 trips there are 3 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Buffalo to Schenectady starts at US$52.00.

3 carriers offer Buffalo to Schenectady train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Buffalo to Schenectady from US$67.00. There are 1 Amtrak schedules from Buffalo to Schenectady and you can expect on average to pay US$68.43 for a Amtrak ticket to Schenectady. In Buffalo, Amtrak departs to Schenectady from 75 Exchange St and no other station. In Schenectady, Amtrak arrives at 332 Erie Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Buffalo to Schenectady takes 10 hours and 24 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Schenectady in 5 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay US$68.22 for a weekend getaway trip to Schenectady.

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Avg. Time
10h 24m
Avg. Price
US$68.43

Amtrak Empire Service

Book Amtrak Empire Service from Buffalo to Schenectady from US$53.00. There are 2 Amtrak Empire Service schedules from Buffalo to Schenectady and you can expect on average to pay US$53.86 for a Amtrak Empire Service ticket to Schenectady. In Buffalo, Amtrak Empire Service departs to Schenectady from 75 Exchange St and no other station. In Schenectady, Amtrak Empire Service arrives at 332 Erie Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Empire Service from Buffalo to Schenectady takes 4 hours and 52 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Empire Service offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay US$53.50 for a weekend getaway trip to Schenectady.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 52m
Avg. Price
US$53.86

Amtrak Maple Leaf

Book Amtrak Maple Leaf from Buffalo to Schenectady from US$53.00. There are 1 Amtrak Maple Leaf schedules from Buffalo to Schenectady and you can expect on average to pay US$53.57 for a Amtrak Maple Leaf ticket to Schenectady. In Buffalo, Amtrak Maple Leaf departs to Schenectady from 75 Exchange St and no other station. In Schenectady, Amtrak Maple Leaf arrives at 332 Erie Blvd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Maple Leaf from Buffalo to Schenectady takes 5 hours and 23 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Maple Leaf trip will get you to Schenectady in 5 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Maple Leaf offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay US$53.67 for a weekend getaway trip to Schenectady.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
5h 23m
Avg. Price
US$53.57

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Buffalo. Most train trips to Schenectady will depart from 75 Exchange St.
  • 75 Exchange St
Train trips arrive in Schenectady at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. 332 Erie Blvd are the main train stations in Schenectady for trips arriving from Buffalo.
  • 332 Erie Blvd