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There are 5 ways to get from Worcester to Schenectady (Station) by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 905 bus via Albany, Ny  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Worcester, Ma to Albany, Ny 277 / ...
  2. Take the line 905 bus from SUNY Plaza - Broadway Station to State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station 905

$23 - $31

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Bus, line 905 bus  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the line 905 bus from Albany Bus Terminal to State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station 905

$31 - $42

Train via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the train from Worcester Union Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station Lake Shore Limited

$54 - $81

Train  •  5h 34m

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

$30 - $50

Drive  •  2h 33m

  1. Drive from Worcester to Schenectady (Station) 146.4 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Worcester to Schenectady (Station) is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Worcester to Schenectady (Station) is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Worcester to Schenectady (Station) station. However, there are services departing from Worcester, Ma and arriving at State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station via SUNY Plaza - Broadway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Worcester Union Station station and arriving at Schenectady Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 24m.

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The distance between Worcester and Schenectady (Station) is 116 miles. The road distance is 146.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Worcester to Schenectady (Station) without a car is to bus and line 905 bus via Albany, Ny which takes 4h 7m and costs $22 - $35.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from Worcester to Schenectady (Station), including transfers.

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Worcester to Schenectady (Station) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Worcester, Ma station.

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Worcester to Schenectady (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Worcester Union Station.

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The best way to get from Worcester to Schenectady (Station) is to bus and line 905 bus via Albany, Ny which takes 4h 7m and costs $22 - $35. Alternatively, you can train via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station, which costs $50 - $85 and takes 5h 29m.

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  • Distance: 115.8 miles
  • Duration: 4h 7m

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

You can take a bus from Worcester to Schenectady (Station) via Albany, Ny and SUNY Plaza - Broadway Station in around 4h 7m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Worcester Union Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 57m.

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 Worcester Union Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$190 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from Worcester Union Station to Schenectady Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Worcester, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from SUNY Plaza - Broadway Station to State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Bus from Albany Bus Terminal to State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Worcester, MA to Albany Greyhound Bus Terminal, Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Worcester to Schenectady (Station) bus services, operated by Capital District Transportation (CDTA), arrive at State St & Nott Terr - Veeder/Nott Terrace Station.

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Worcester to Schenectady (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Worcester to Schenectady (Station) is 146 miles. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from Worcester to Schenectady (Station).

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There are 228+ hotels available in Schenectady (Station). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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