There are 5 ways to get from Harlem-125th St. to Schenectady by bus, train, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny 4008 / ...

$24 - $72

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Yonkers to Schenectady VIA Rail / ...

$35 - $114

Train via Poughkeepsie  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie Hudson
  2. Take the train from Poughkeepsie to Schenectady VIA Rail / ...

$43 - $113

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Harlem-125th St. to Schenectady 161.8 miles

$15 - $23

Line 2 subway, train, fly, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from 125 St to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Albany (ALB) EWR - ALB
  4. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Schenectady, Ny

$202 - $434

What companies run services between Harlem-125th St., NY, USA and Schenectady, NY, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Harlem-125th St. to Schenectady every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, VIA Rail operates a train from Harlem-125th St. to Schenectady every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 47 min. Amtrak also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Yonkers to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $50
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $180
Train from Poughkeepsie to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$90 - $130
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Yonkers Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Poughkeepsie
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$23 - $26
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Albany, Ny to Schenectady, Ny
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $12
Flexible
$15 - $19
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Lodge St - S. Pearl Station to State St & Washington Ave - Liberty Park Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Harlem-125th St. and Schenectady is 223 km. The road distance is 259 km.

The cheapest way to get from Harlem-125th St. to Schenectady is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Harlem-125th St. to Schenectady is to drive which takes 2 h 49 min and costs $15 - $23.

No, there is no direct train from Harlem-125th St. to Schenectady. However, there are services departing from Harlem-125th St. and arriving at Schenectady via Yonkers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Harlem-125th St. to Schenectady, including transfers.