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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Hartford to Philadelphia?

Lowest Price£24.32
Fastest Train4h 22m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hartford to Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia?

In the last month, £34.34 was the average price of a train ticket from Hartford, CT to Philadelphia, PA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 23 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £43.94 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Hartford to Philadelphia?

The distance between Hartford and Philadelphia is approximately 180 miles, or 290 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 51 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 22 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Hartford to Philadelphia are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Philadelphia?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Hartford to Philadelphia. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Philadelphia to Hartford. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Hartford to Philadelphia for £19.62.

Which train should you take from Hartford to Philadelphia?

2 train services operate from Hartford, Connecticut to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak34h 53m£45.93
Amtrak Northeast Regional14h 48m£46.21

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 Philadelphia?

Philadelphia has one train station:

  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St

Price trends for trains from Hartford to Philadelphia

Average prices by travel date

£59£39£20NovDec

Monthly average prices

£98£78£59£39£20JFMAMJJASOND

Prices as travel date approaches

£78£63£47£31£163020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Hartford, CT to Philadelphia, PA
4.5
Based on 4 ratings and reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.0
Staff
2.0
Value
2.0
Condition
4.0
Joshua
3.0
28 June 2019Couples trip
Pros
It was good but coming back on this train was horrible improve round trip service
Cons
Everything on way back to Hartford CT
Tips
Dont do round trip

Based on 2 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)

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