Online Amtrak Schedules
Schedule effective: April 2, 2007
Reservations required on all trains. See your travel agent, call 1-800-USA-RAIL, or visit tickets.amtrak.com for reservations and fare information.
New York/Boston - Albany - Buffalo -Cleveland - Chicago
For additional service between New York and Chicago see the Capitol Limited and the Cardinal schedules.
Scenic Highlights along the route.
Services on the Lake Shore Limited.
Connecting Thruway services.
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R49 Train Number R48
Daily Days of Operation Daily
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3:46p 0 Dp New York, NY * Ar 6:45p
P 4:28p 33 Croton-Harmon, NY D 5:57p
P 6:20p 141 Ar Albany-Rensselaer, NY Dp
R291/235 Connecting train 240/284/292
4:07p 0 Dp Poughkeepsie, NY Ar 5:17p
4:22p 16 Rhinecliff-Kingston, NY 4:59p
4:45p 41 Hudson, NY 4:36p
5:15p 68 Ar Albany-Rensselaer, NY Dp D 4:10p
R449 Connecting Train R448
Y12:00n 0 Dp Boston, MA (South Sta) * Ar 9:45p
YP12:05a 1 Boston, MA (Back Bay) D 9:40p
YP12:33p 21 Framingham, MA @ D 9:07p
Y 1:03p 44 Worcester, MA D 8:16p
Y 2:15p 98 Ar Springfield, MA Dp 7:05p
Y 2:20p Dp Ar 6:57p
Y 3:41p 150 Pittsfield, MA @ 5:33p
Y 5:35p 199 Ar Albany-Rensselaer, NY Dp 4:10p
P 7:05p 141 Dp Albany-Rensselaer, NY Ar D 3:40p
7:31p 159 Schenectady, NY 3:10p
8:44p 237 Utica, NY 1:22p
9:41p 291 Syracuse, NY 12:21p
11:00p 370 Rochester, NY 10:58a
11:55p 431 Ar Buffalo, NY (Depew Sta) * Dp 10:00a
11:59p Dp Ar 9:55a
1:36a 524 Erie, PA @ 8:29a
3:27a 618 Ar Cleveland, OH (Lakefront)* Dp 7:00a
3:35a Dp Ar 6:22a
4:08a 643 Elyria, OH (Lorain) @ 5:38a
4:45a 678 Sandusky, OH @ 4:58a
5:45a 725 Ar Toledo, OH Dp 4:05a
6:15a Dp Ar 7:20a
7:05a 779 Bryan, IN @ ET 2:30a
7:33a 804 Waterloo, IN @ EST 1:45a
8:25a 857 Elkhart, IN 12:52a
8:49a 875 South Bend, IN EST 12:30a
9:45a 959 Ar Chicago, IL * CT Dp 10:00p
D -- Stops only to discharge passengers.
P -- Stops only to receive passengers.
R -- Reservations required on this train.
T -- South Bend, Elkhart, and Waterloo, IN do not observe daylight time. Time
shown is Standard time in effect from the first Sunday in April until
the last Saturday of October.
M -- Train 48 stops to discharge passengers and to receive passengers for
destinations in Massachusetts. Reservations accepted on a space-available
basis. However, passengers are advised to use Train 284 or 282.
Y -- Monday - Friday train operates as #447 25 minutes later than the times shown,
* -- Amtrak's Great American Vacation package(s) available at this destination.
See Amtrak's web or call 1-800-321-8684 for more details.
@ -- Tickets cannot be purchased at this location. You may purchase your
tickets on the train (without penalty) or from any Amtrak appointed
travel agency. Please call 1-800-USA-RAIL to make special arrangements
when boarding/detraining assistance is required.
& -- Ticket office available, but not open for all departure times.
Note: Stations and/or platforms are accessible to disabled and
elderly passengers except at Erie, Cronton-Harmon, Pittsfield, and Framingham.
Please call 1-800-USA-RAIL to make special arrangements if
boarding/detraining assistance is required.
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Connecting Amtrak Thruway services:
Services on board the Lake Shore Limited:
- Coaches --
- Sleeping Cars:
First Class Viewliner® service New York-Albany-Chicago
- Complimentary meals.
- In-room bottled water.
- Wake-up service with a newspaper and coffee, tea and orange juice.
- Amtrak's Metropolitan Lounge®/Club Acela®
available in Chicago,
New York, and Boston for First Class passengers.
- Check with Amtrak
for date to resume Coach and Sleeping Car service
- Dining Car --
Full meal service on Trains 48 and 49 between Chicago and New York.
- Lounge Car -- Sandwiches, snacks and beverages, New York - Chicago
- Cafe -- Sandwiches, snacks and beverages, Boston - Albany.
- Smoking --
Smoking is not permitted on these trains.
Passengers may smoke on station platforms as announced by train crews,
and must remain next to the train,
ready to board immediately
upon hearing the locomotive horn
and verbal ``All Aboard'' calls.
- Checked baggage:
- Handled at New York,
Boston (South Sta.), Worcester, Springfield, Albany-Rensselaer,
Schenectady, Utica, Syracuse, Rochester, Buffalo,
Cleveland, Toledo, South Bend, and Chicago.
- Accompanied hand baggage only may be checked to Detroit, Dearborn and Ann Arbor via
Thruway Bus Connection.
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- Hudson River Valley
- Berkshire Mountains
- Erie Canal
- Mohawk River Valley
- Lake Erie
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