COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply. Learn More.
Duration 4h 17m
Distance 161 miles
Average price $29
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Newark and Schenectady (Station) takes 4h 17m and the fastest bus takes 3h 58m. The bus service runs several times per day from Newark to Schenectady (Station). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. New York, NY - Midtown
  2. Schenectady (Station)
5h 4m
$22 - $26

Newark to Schenectady (Station) bus times

Buses run every four hours between Newark and Schenectady (Station). The earliest departure is at 17:18 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Newark is at 20:13 which arrives into Schenectady (Station) at 00:15. All services require a transfer at PORT AUTHORITY BUS TERMINAL and take an average of 4h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Newark to Schenectady (Station)? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions may still be in place within United States. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for United States.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Schenectady (Station). However, there are services departing from Bus Lanes and arriving at Schenectady via New York, NY - Midtown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 4m.

More details

The distance between Newark and Schenectady (Station) is 145 miles. The road distance is 161 miles.

Get driving directions

Newark to Schenectady (Station) bus services, operated by Fox Bus, depart from New York, NY - Midtown station.

More details

Newark to Schenectady (Station) bus services, operated by Fox Bus, arrive at Schenectady station.

More details

There are 228+ hotels available in Schenectady (Station). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details

What companies run services between Newark and Schenectady (Station)?

Fox Bus operates a bus from New York, NY - Midtown to Schenectady every 4 hours. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 3h 15m.
Bus operators

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps