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There are 6 ways to get from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady by train, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station Empire Service / ...

$40 - $60

5 alternative options

Drive  •  4h 34m

  1. Drive from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady 266.1 miles

$26 - $40

Fly to Albany  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Albany (ALB) BUF - ALB

$155 - $682

Fly to Newark, train  •  6h 8m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newark (EWR) BUF - EWR
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station

$150 - $547

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  6h 13m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York JFK (JFK) BUF - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station

$118 - $438

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6h 26m

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BUF - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station

$114 - $439

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady is to train which costs $40 - $60 and takes 4h 34m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Buffalo Depew Station station and arriving at Schenectady Amtrak Station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 34m.

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The distance between Buffalo–Depew Station and Schenectady is 244 miles. The road distance is 266.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady without a car is to train which takes 4h 34m and costs $40 - $60.

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The train from Buffalo Depew Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station takes 4h 34m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Buffalo Depew Station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady is to train which takes 4h 34m and costs $40 - $60. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $150 - $700 and takes 5h 58m.

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There is no direct flight from Buffalo Airport to Albany Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Schenectady Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady.
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  • Distance: 243.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 34m

What companies run services between Buffalo–Depew Station, NY, USA and Schenectady, NY, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady 4 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4h 34m. VIA Rail also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady hourly.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Albany via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Albany via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Albany via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Albany via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Albany via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to Albany via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Albany via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Albany via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Buffalo to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Buffalo to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Train from New York Penn Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$45 - $70
Economy
$65 - $95
EconomyPlus
$90 - $130
Business
$110 - $160
Train from New York to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$30 - $55
Economy
$50 - $75
EconomyPlus
$70 - $110
Business
$80 - $120

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady is 266 miles. It takes approximately 4h 34m to drive from Buffalo–Depew Station to Schenectady.

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Delta, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Buffalo Airport to Albany Airport.

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There are 109+ hotels available in Schenectady. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Buffalo–Depew Station to Buffalo Airport is to taxi which takes 8m and costs $14 - $17.

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