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There are 4 ways to get from Schenectady to Worcester by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Schenectady, Ny to Worcester, Ma 255 / ...

$21 - $50

Cheapest option

Line 905 bus, bus  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the line 905 bus from State St & Broadway - Downtown/Train Station to Albany Bus Terminal 905
  2. Take the bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA Peter Pan

$20 - $36

2 alternative options

Train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak Station to Worcester Union Station Lake Shore Limited

$35 - $90

Drive  •  2h 35m

  1. Drive from Schenectady to Worcester 147.6 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Schenectady to Worcester is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Schenectady to Worcester is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Schenectady, Ny and arriving at Worcester, Ma. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schenectady Amtrak Station station and arriving at Worcester Union Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Schenectady and Worcester is 116 miles. The road distance is 147.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Schenectady to Worcester without a car is to bus which takes 3h 55m and costs $21 - $50.

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The bus from Schenectady, Ny to Worcester, Ma takes 3h 55m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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

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Schenectady to Worcester train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Schenectady Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Schenectady to Worcester is to bus which takes 3h 55m and costs $21 - $50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $90 and takes 4h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Schenectady to Worcester.
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  • Distance: 116 miles
  • Duration: 3h 55m

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Schenectady to Worcester 4 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 55m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Schenectady to Worcester once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 4h 47m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Schenectady Amtrak Station to Worcester Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
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 Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Broadway - Downtown/Train Station to Albany Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com

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

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Schenectady to Worcester train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Worcester Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schenectady to Worcester is 148 miles. It takes approximately 2h 35m to drive from Schenectady to Worcester.

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