Cheap train tickets from Boston to Stamford

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How much are train tickets from Boston to Stamford?

Lowest Price$77.79
Fastest2h 37m
Daily Schedules34
train companies3
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Overall score for Boston to Stamford
4.4
Based on 8 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Acela report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
5.0
Anne
4.0
October 6, 2019Visiting family
Pros
The trip was pleasant, smooth and on time.

Based on 6 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 60 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.2
Staff
4.0
Value
3.4
Condition
4.4
Josiah
4.0
November 27, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Easy to get to in Boston. And the ride wasn’t too long.
Jonathan
5.0
November 27, 2019Vacation
Pros
The seat where I was, it was roomy.
Cons
The price shouldn't be so expensive if there is a way to improve it. I didn't have that much options to take the bus since my class finished up late which I had to end up taking this option instead of taking the bus straight.
Tips
This would be an option to take if there is any other way.
Robert
5.0
September 17, 2019Business
Pros
Comfortable and spacious.
Cons
N/A
Tips
N/A
Cayla
3.0
July 18, 2019Visiting family
Cons
The last time I took this train, they were better about announcing the stops. This time, a guy came around every once in a while and said which stop would be next, but never said how far away we were. I'm not super familiar with the different stops because they haven't ...More

How do you find cheap train tickets from Boston to Stamford?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Boston to Stamford 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 Boston to Stamford was $121.46. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $80.03 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 Boston to Stamford?

The distance between Boston and Stamford is approximately 156.64 miles, or 252.03 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 4 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 37 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 Boston to Stamford?

On Tuesday trains from Boston to Stamford 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 Northeast Regional has the most frequent connections between Boston to Stamford

Typically there are 34 schedules to compare for your trip to Stamford. On the route to Stamford 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Boston to Stamford, usually offering 17 trips per day. 34 train trips per day are direct connections to Stamford, 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 Boston to Stamford, which start at $34.28.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Boston to Stamford

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Boston to Stamford start from $77.79, and on average cost $227.97. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Stamford. Amtrak in Boston leaves from South Station and one other station. And in Stamford trains arrive at Washington Blvd and S State St,

From Boston to Stamford train travel on Amtrak takes 2 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Stamford faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 37 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 10 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $260.65 for a one-way train ticket to Stamford.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 52m
Avg. Price
$227.97

Amtrak Acela

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Boston to Stamford start from $163.49, and on average cost $195.18. Daily there are 15 Amtrak Acela schedules to Stamford. Amtrak Acela in Boston leaves from South Station and one other station. And in Stamford trains arrive at Washington Blvd and S State St,

From Boston to Stamford train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 2 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Stamford faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 37 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 9 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $191.02 for a one-way train ticket to Stamford.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Meal
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Beverage
Avg. Time
2h 47m
Avg. Price
$195.18

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Boston to Stamford start from $77.79, and on average cost $109.02. Daily there are 17 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Stamford. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Boston leaves from South Station and one other station. And in Stamford trains arrive at Washington Blvd and S State St,

From Boston to Stamford train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 3 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Stamford faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 37 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 18 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $122.48 for a one-way train ticket to Stamford.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 21m
Avg. Price
$109.02

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Stamford that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Boston are:
  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Stamford from Boston. These are the busiest arriving stations in Stamford:
  • Washington Blvd and S State St