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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Hartford to New Haven?

Lowest Price£5.49
Fastest Train0h 40m
Trains Per Day10
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hartford to New Haven right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Hartford to New Haven?

In the last month, £5.66 was the average price of a train ticket from Hartford, CT to New Haven, CT. 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 22 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £0.62 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Hartford to New Haven?

The distance between Hartford and New Haven is approximately 34 miles, or 55 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 45 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 40 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to New Haven.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Hartford to New Haven are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Hartford at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 16:00. 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 Hartford to New Haven?

There are 10 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Hartford to New Haven.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New Haven to Hartford. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Hartford to New Haven for £4.71.

Which train should you take from Hartford to New Haven?

2 train services operate from Hartford, Connecticut to New Haven, Connecticut. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 7 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak70h 45m£5.87
Amtrak Northeast Regional20h 47m£5.89

Where is the train station in Hartford?

There is one train station in Hartford:

  • Union Station - 1 Union Pl

Where is the train station in New Haven?

New Haven receives travelers from Hartford at its two active train stations:

  • State Street Station
  • Union Station

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Hartford, CT to New Haven, CT
Based on 4 ratings and reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 67 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
13 December 2019Visiting family
Very relaxing, comfortable and on time.
Not sure yet
I would definitely recommend traveling on Amtrak train you won't regret it.
26 June 2019Solo travel
Comfortable seats, AC was great on a 90 degree day.
Car was 5 minutes late but other than that, fine.
Make sure you know what stops are coming up because they are not always announced.

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
22 September 2019Visiting friends
I was really going to Stamford but it is cheaper take the local train from new heaven
Cheaper tickets will bring more passenger
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