Duration 5h 5m
Distance 169.3 miles
Average price $65
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Schenectady and Summit takes 5h 5m and the fastest train takes 4h 36m. The train service runs several times per day from Schenectady to Summit. 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. Schenectady Amtrak Station
  2. Summit
4h 32m
$38 - $56

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Want to know about travelling from Schenectady to Summit? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Schenectady station to Summit. However, there are services departing from Schenectady Amtrak Station and arriving at Summit via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 32m.

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The distance between Schenectady and Summit is 148 miles. The road distance is 169.3 miles.

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Schenectady to Summit train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Schenectady Amtrak Station.

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Schenectady to Summit train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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There are 257+ hotels available in Summit. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Schenectady and Summit?

Amtrak operates a train from Schenectady to Summit every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 21m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100

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