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Trip Summary

There are 6 daily trains from Old Saybrook to New York. Traveling by train from Old Saybrook to New York usually takes around 2 hours and 21 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Northeast Regional train can make the trip in 2 hours and 12 minutes.

Distance94 mi (151 km)
Fastest train2h 12m
Lowest price$23.90
Trains per day6
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Northeast Regional
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Old Saybrook, CT to New York, NY

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Steven

February 11, 2020 - Visiting friends

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: felt the same as UK so felt relaxed. Cons: dont know. Tips: service is good, if going penn st station give yourself time to navigate.

Pros: felt the same as UK so felt relaxed. Cons: dont know. Tips: service is good, if going penn st station give yourself time to navigate.

5.0

Liselotte

August 16, 2019 - Solo travel

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: Convenient. Cons: Penn Station. Tips: No.

Pros: Convenient. Cons: Penn Station. Tips: No.

What is the price of a train ticket from Old Saybrook to New York?

In the last month, C$32.65 was the average price of a train ticket from Old Saybrook, CT to New York, NY. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 28 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around C$63.37 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

$75$50$25JulAug

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Old Saybrook to New York will vary between C$24 and C$68. Planning a train trip to New York within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Old Saybrook over the next 7 days is C$30. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Old Saybrook to New York by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for January. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just C$33 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Old Saybrook to New York in March, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to C$50 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

$94$75$57$38$193020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 28 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to New York from Old Saybrook will be about C$63.37 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Old Saybrook to New York?

Amtrak Northeast Regional is the one and only train line which connects Old Saybrook, Connecticut to New York, New York. However, there are 6 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Northeast Regional62h 22m$53.50
  • Amtrak Northeast Regional

    Amtrak Northeast Regional

    The Northeast Regional is Amtrak’s passenger rail service that runs between Boston, MA and Virginia Beach, VA, connecting over 50 cities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. While the line’s downtown-to-downtown train service makes traveling between the biggest cities in the Northeast convenient and hassle-free, the train’s amenities make the journey comfortable and relaxing as well. Amtrak passengers can enjoy large seats with extra legroom and power outlets, as well as free WiFi and clean bathrooms. With 6 daily train trips from Old Saybrook to New York, the Northeast Regional is the busiest and most popular among all Amtrak routes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Old Saybrook to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Old Saybrook to New York?

The distance between Old Saybrook and New York is approximately 94 miles, or 151 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 12 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Old Saybrook to New York are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Old Saybrook at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Old Saybrook to New York?

There are 6 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Old Saybrook to New York.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New York to Old Saybrook.

City Information

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Old Saybrook?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Old Saybrook.

Where is the train station in New York?

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Arrival stations

Pennsylvania Station, or just Penn Station, is the main train station in New York City. All Amtrak trains to and from NYC use Penn Station as their only train stop in Manhattan. Penn Station offers easy connections to various other types of transportation, including commuter rail (the Long Island Rail Road and the NJ Transit both operate out of Penn Station), airport transit, and six lines of the NYC Subway, making it the busiest train station in the Western Hemisphere. Located in the heart of Manhattan, right by the world-famous Madison Square Garden, Penn Station is close to various points of interest such as Times Square and the Empire State Building, as well as many restaurants and retail stores.

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