COVID-19 Travel Guide
Learn more ›

Compare train tickets from Schenectady to New Rochelle

Lowest Prices

We partner with all bus & train carriers to find the best fares.

No Wanderu Fees

Without any extra fees, we make it easy to book your tickets.

Best Travel Options

We help you find & compare the best buses & trains in one place.

Schenectady-New Rochelle Train Timetable

Find cheap rental carsFind great deals on cheap cars in the area.
RentalCars logotypeRentalCars logotype
from€25.47

Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Schenectady to New Rochelle. Traveling by train from Schenectady to New Rochelle usually takes around 5 hours and 36 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 5 hours and 4 minutes.

Distance132 mi (212 km)
Fastest train5h 4m
Lowest price€46.69
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines1

What is the price of a train ticket from Schenectady to New Rochelle?

In the last month, €75.56 was the average price of a train ticket from Schenectady, NY to New Rochelle, NY. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 3 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €29.71 more than that for a same-day booking.

Prices as travel date approaches

€85€68€51€34€173020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 3 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to New Rochelle from Schenectady will be about €29.71 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Schenectady to New Rochelle?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Schenectady, New York to New Rochelle, New York. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak15h 36m€84.12
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Schenectady to New Rochelle every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €47.

    AMT-0AMT-1AMT-2AMT-3AMT-4AMT-5AMT-6AMT-7AMT-8AMT-9

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Schenectady to New Rochelle during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Schenectady to New Rochelle?

The distance between Schenectady and New Rochelle is approximately 132 miles, or 212 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 36 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 4 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Schenectady to New Rochelle are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Schenectady at 09:00 and arrives in New Rochelle around 5 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Schenectady to New Rochelle?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New Rochelle to Schenectady. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Schenectady to New Rochelle for €18.68.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Schenectady?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Schenectady.

Where is the train station in New Rochelle?

Arrival stations

New Rochelle has one train station.

Need a return trip from New Rochelle to Schenectady?

Search Train Tickets

Wanderu is the simplest way to book bus and train travel.

With just a quick search on Wanderu, you can compare bus and train schedules and prices from hundreds of travel companies in one convenient place to find the trip that works best for you. Wanderu’s simple checkout process makes it easy to book cheap bus and train tickets hassle-free and with no additional fees. Most importantly, as Wanderu is an official partner of all leading bus and train companies, we always have the best bus and train deals out there.

Book coaches and trains on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

wanderu
iPhone
wanderu
Android
Available on iOS & Android