There are 5 ways to get from Schenectady to Pittsfield by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$26 - $55

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Line 905 bus, bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 905 bus from State St & Broadway - Downtown/Train Station to State St & S. Pearl St - S. Pearl Station 763 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma 3738

$12 - $24

3 alternative options

Line 220 bus, bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 220 bus from Schenectady, Ny to Albany, Ny 220 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma 3738

$19 - $41

Taxi  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Schenectady to Pittsfield 55.7 miles

$150 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Schenectady to Pittsfield 55.7 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Schenectady to Pittsfield is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Schenectady to Pittsfield is to taxi which costs $150 - $180 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Schenectady to Pittsfield. However, there are services departing from Schenectady, Ny and arriving at Pittsfield, Ma via Albany, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schenectady Amtrak and arriving at Pittsfield Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Schenectady and Pittsfield is 44 miles. The road distance is 55.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Schenectady to Pittsfield without a car is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $26 - $55.

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The train from Schenectady Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak takes 2 h 9 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Schenectady to Pittsfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Schenectady, Ny station.

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Schenectady to Pittsfield train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Schenectady Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Schenectady to Pittsfield is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs $26 - $55. Alternatively, you can line 220 bus and bus, which costs $19 - $45 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 43.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

What companies run services between Schenectady, NY, USA and Pittsfield, MA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Schenectady to Pittsfield once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Schenectady to Pittsfield via Albany, Ny in around 2 h 25 min.

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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Pittsfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Schenectady, Ny to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $19
Bus from Albany, Ny to Pittsfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Broadway - Downtown/Train Station to State St & S. Pearl St - S. Pearl Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Other operators
Taxi from Schenectady to Pittsfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Capital City Taxi
Phone
+1 518-478-6994
Website
facebook.com
Duffy's Taxi
Phone
+1 518-783-8294

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Schenectady to Pittsfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Pittsfield, Ma station.

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Schenectady to Pittsfield train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pittsfield Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schenectady to Pittsfield is 56 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Schenectady to Pittsfield.

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