Trains from Schenectady to Boston

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How to find cheap train tickets from Schenectady to Boston ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Schenectady to Boston is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Schenectady to Boston was $51.33. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $16.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Schenectady to Boston ? How far is Schenectady to Boston ?

The distance between Schenectady to Boston is 149.94 miles or 241.24 km. A train trip from Schenectady to Boston typically takes 9 hours, If you are looking to get to Boston faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Lake Shore Limited. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 5 hours and 56 minutes to get from Schenectady to Boston.

Going from Schenectady to Boston by train takes over 9 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Sunday trains from Schenectady to Boston are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Schenectady to Boston

Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Boston. On the route to Boston 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Schenectady to Boston, usually offering 4 trips per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Boston with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Schenectady to Boston is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Schenectady to Boston start from $100.00, and on average cost $143.62. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Boston. Amtrak in Schenectady leaves from 332 Erie Blvd, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station.

From Schenectady to Boston train travel on Amtrak takes 11 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $136.66 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

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Avg. Time
11h 23m
Avg. Price
$143.62

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Schenectady to Boston start from $27.00, and on average cost $33.54. Daily there are 3 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to Boston. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Schenectady leaves from 332 Erie Blvd, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station.

From Schenectady to Boston train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 5 hours and 59 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $33.35 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 59m
Avg. Price
$33.54

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Schenectady on their way to Boston. The busiest departure station in Schenectady serving this route is 332 Erie Blvd.
  • 332 Erie Blvd
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Boston. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Schenectady serving this route is Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St, South Station.
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station