There are 3 ways to get from Schenectady to Saratoga Springs by bus, taxi or car

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Line 450 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 450 bus from State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza to Broadway & Lake Ave 450

$2

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Schenectady to Saratoga Springs 21.8 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Schenectady to Saratoga Springs 21.8 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Schenectady to Saratoga Springs is to line 450 bus which costs $2 and takes 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Schenectady to Saratoga Springs is to taxi which costs $60 - $75 and takes 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza and arriving at Broadway & Lake Ave. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

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The distance between Schenectady and Saratoga Springs is 20 miles. The road distance is 21.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Schenectady to Saratoga Springs without a car is to line 450 bus which takes 48 min and costs $2.

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The line 450 bus from State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza to Broadway & Lake Ave takes 48 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Schenectady to Saratoga Springs bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), depart from State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza station.

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Schenectady to Saratoga Springs bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), arrive at Broadway & Lake Ave station.

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Map of how to get from Schenectady to Saratoga Springs.
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  • Distance: 20.3 miles
  • Duration: 48 min

What companies run services between Schenectady, NY, USA and Saratoga Springs, NY, USA?

Capital District Transportation (CDTA) operates a bus from Schenectady to Saratoga Springs hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 48 min.

Bus operators
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Washington Ave - Gateway Plaza to Broadway & Lake Ave
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Other operators
Taxi from Schenectady to Saratoga Springs
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Capital City Taxi
Phone
+1 518-478-6994
Website
facebook.com
Duffy's Taxi
Phone
+1 518-783-8294

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