Travel from Newark to Schenectady

Train, bus or fly from Newark to Schenectady?

VIA Rail operates a train from Newark to Schenectady every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h 11 min. Amtrak also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Trailways New York operates a bus from Newark to Schenectady hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Newark to Schenectady

From Newark Penn Station train to New York then train to Schenectady. 4 h 20 min $171. From Ronald H. Brown St At Park St line 108 bus to New York, NY, bus to Albany Bus Terminal, then line 905 bus to State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station. 4 h 56 min $35. From Newark drive to Schenectady. 2 h 48 min $19. From Broad St At Market St bus to Newark airport, fly to Albany airport, bus to Albany Bus Terminal, line 114 bus to Albany, then train to Schenectady. 5 h 29 min $265.