How far is Niagara Falls, NY from Schenectady, NY?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Niagara Falls and Schenectady is 259.45 miles (417.55 km).

Flight distance from Niagara Falls, NY to Schenectady, NY is 259.45 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 34 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 31 minutes to travel from Niagara Falls to Schenectady with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Niagara Falls, New York to Schenectady, New York is: 285.01 miles (458.67 km) by car.

Driving from Niagara Falls to Schenectady will take approximately 04 hours 33 minutes.

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#1 Niagara Falls

A city in Niagara County, New York. It is located on the Niagara River, which forms the border between the United States and Canada. Niagara Falls is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Niagara Falls State Park and the Cave of the Winds.

Population 47392
GPS Coordinates 43°5'40"N 79°3'24"W
Latitude 43.0945000
Longitude -79.0567100
Altitude 187
Country United States
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#2 Schenectady

The most populous city in Schenectady County, New York. It is located on the Mohawk River in upstate New York. Schenectady is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Schenectady Museum and the General Electric Corporate Archives.

Population 65231
GPS Coordinates 42°48'51"N 73°56'22"W
Latitude 42.8142400
Longitude -73.9395700
Altitude 74
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Niagara Falls and Schenectady

The distance between Niagara Falls and Schenectady is 459 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 05 hours 05 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Niagara Falls and Schenectady. The current time is 22:09:46.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 09 hours 29 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 07 hours 07 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 05 hours 41 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 04 hours 45 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 04 hours 04 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 48 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 03 hours 33 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 38.07 liters (10.06 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Niagara Falls and Schenectady.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Niagara Falls to Schenectady is $37.85 (diesel $47.21).

New York gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $3.76 $4.27 $4.64 $4.69
Total $37.85 $42.92 $46.7 $47.21

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in New York ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.764 (Diesel $4.694) /gallon. Last changed prices on February 23, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Niagara Falls and Schenectady (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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