Cheap train tickets from Washington DC to Hartford

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How much are train tickets from Washington DC to Hartford?

Lowest Price$107.29
Fastest5h 33m
Daily Schedules9
train companies3
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Washington DC to Hartford?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Washington D.C. to Hartford is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Washington D.C. to Hartford was $150.92. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $120.30 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Washington DC to Hartford?

The distance between Washington DC and Hartford is approximately 302.56 miles, or 486.80 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 6 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 33 minutes. Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Washington DC to Hartford?

On Wednesday trains from Washington D.C. to Hartford are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Washington DC to Hartford

Typically there are 9 schedules to compare for your trip to Hartford. On the route to Hartford 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Washington D.C. to Hartford, usually offering 7 trips per day. 2 train trips per day are direct connections to Hartford, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Washington DC to Hartford, which start at $39.74.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Washington D.C. to Hartford

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Washington DC to Hartford start from $107.29, and on average cost $181.64. Daily there are 7 Amtrak schedules to Hartford. Amtrak in Washington D.C. leaves from Union Station, And in Hartford trains arrive at Union Station - 1 Union Pl,

From Washington DC to Hartford train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hartford faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 33 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $204.82 for a one-way train ticket to Hartford.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 18m
Avg. Price
$181.64

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Washington DC to Hartford start from $107.29, and on average cost $176.97. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Hartford. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Washington D.C. leaves from Union Station, And in Hartford trains arrive at Union Station - 1 Union Pl,

From Washington DC to Hartford train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 6 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hartford faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 33 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Hartford on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Northeast Regional scheduled trip per day, which will cost $181.43 for a one-way weekend reservation from Washington D.C..

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 37m
Avg. Price
$176.97

Amtrak Vermonter

Amtrak Vermonter train tickets from Washington DC to Hartford start from $107.29, and on average cost $170.02. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Vermonter schedules to Hartford. Amtrak Vermonter in Washington D.C. leaves from Union Station, And in Hartford trains arrive at Union Station - 1 Union Pl,

From Washington DC to Hartford train travel on Amtrak Vermonter takes 6 hours and 11 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hartford faster, Amtrak Vermonter offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 33 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Hartford on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Vermonter scheduled trip per day, which will cost $201.07 for a one-way weekend reservation from Washington D.C..

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 11m
Avg. Price
$170.02

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Washington D.C. on their way to Hartford. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Washington D.C. are:
  • Union Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Hartford from Washington D.C.. These are the busiest arriving stations in Hartford:
  • Union Station - 1 Union Pl