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

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 via Albany, Ny  •  3 h 32 min

  1. 255 / ...

$28 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. 204 / ...

$21 - $50

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Lake Shore Limited

$35 - $90

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. 147.6 miles

$14 - $21

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Schenectady to Worcester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Schenectady to Worcester once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 46 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Worcester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Albany, Ny to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Schenectady, Ny to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Schenectady and Worcester is 186 km. The road distance is 236 km.

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

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

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schenectady Amtrak and arriving at Worcester Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 46 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Schenectady, Ny and arriving at Worcester, Ma. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Schenectady to Worcester, including transfers.