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Compare train tickets from Schenectady to Rensselaer

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Schenectady to Rensselaer?

Lowest Price€9.81
Fastest Train0h 21m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines3
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Schenectady-Rensselaer Train Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Schenectady to Rensselaer?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, €11.15 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Schenectady to Rensselaer. By booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of €1.34 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Schenectady to Rensselaer?

The distance between Schenectady and Rensselaer is approximately 25 kilometers, or 16 miles. The average train journey between these two cities takes 27 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 21 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Rensselaer.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Schenectady to Rensselaer 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 Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Schenectady at 12:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 18:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Schenectady to Rensselaer?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. 4 of these are direct connections to Rensselaer. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train on your return trip from Rensselaer to Schenectady, with tickets starting at €12.48. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the coach from Schenectady to Rensselaer for €5.35.

What train services are there from Schenectady to Rensselaer?

There are 3 train lines with service from Schenectady to Rensselaer. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited is your best bet, with 2 scheduled trains per day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Empire Service10h 21m€12.48
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited20h 32m€11.59
Amtrak Maple Leaf10h 22m€12.48

Where is the train station in Schenectady?

There is one train station in Schenectady:

  • 332 Erie Blvd

Where is the train station in Rensselaer?

Rensselaer has one train station:

  • Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St

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