Schenectady (Amtrak station)

Schenectady (Amtrak station)

Infobox Station

address=332 Erie Blvd.
Schenectady, NY 12305
line= rail color box|system=Amtrak|line=Maple Leaf rail color box|system=Amtrak|line=Adirondack rail color box|system=Amtrak|line=Empire Service rail color box|system=Amtrak|line=Ethan Allen rail color box|system=Amtrak|line=Lake Shore Limited
other=Capital District Transportation Authority
parking=Yes; free

The Schenectady Amtrak station (SDY) is a train station in Schenectady, New York served by Amtrak. The station is built under the railroad tracks with an elevator and staircase leading to a railway platform between the two tracks. The station is a popular railfan site.

The station was built in the 1970s on the site of the Union Station (Schenectady). Currently it is in poor condition; the Capital District Transportation Authority plans to build a replacing structure downtown.


The following trains stop at the station more than once per day:
*"Empire Service
*"Ethan Allen Express"
*"Lake Shore Limited"
*"Maple Leaf"

External links

* [ Schenectady Amtrak Station (USA Rail Guide -- Train Web)]

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