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Cheap train tickets from Stamford, CT to Boston

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Stamford, CT to Boston?

Lowest Price£45.70
Fastest Train2h 48m
Trains Per Day38
Train Lines2
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Stamford to Boston
4.6
Based on 5 reviews

Based on 5 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
3.4
Staff
3.6
Value
2.8
Condition
4.6
Barbara
4.0
8 December 2019Business
Pros
like having internet when available on the train
Cons
sold out - few seats, seats facing each other have no room for legs
Tips
worry about getting a seat!
Renine
4.0
3 September 2019Business
Pros
Very comfy/lot of leg room/wish airlines would be that spacious Food was a bit pricey and limited choice
Tips
Wo fi should be available
Julie
5.0
27 June 2019
Pros
Easy and on time
Cons
Seating was a little crowded. Hard to find a seat . Caferan out of foods.
Koral
5.0
18 June 2019Regular commuter
Cons
I think there’s should be a rewards plan or a ticket offers for frequent commuters

Frequently Asked Questions

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Stamford to Boston 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 Stamford to Boston was £77.25. 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 £28.70 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 Stamford, CT to Boston?

The distance between Stamford and Boston 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 22 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 48 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 Stamford to Boston?

On Tuesday trains from Stamford to Boston 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.

What train companies travel from Stamford to Boston?

Typically there are 38 schedules to compare for your trip to Boston. On the route to Boston 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Stamford to Boston, usually offering 20.867 trips per day. 38 train trips per day are direct connections to Boston, 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 Coach tickets from Stamford, CT to Boston, which start at £20.40.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Stamford to Boston

Amtrak Acela

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Stamford to Boston start from £102.83, and on average cost £113.87. Daily there are 17.333333 Amtrak Acela schedules to Boston. Amtrak Acela in Stamford leaves from Washington Blvd and S State St, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station.

From Stamford to Boston train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 3 hours and 2 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 48 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 10.5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £122.21 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

Avg. Time
3h 2m
Avg. Price
£113.87

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Stamford to Boston start from £45.70, and on average cost £58.43. Daily there are 20.866667 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Boston. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Stamford leaves from Washington Blvd and S State St, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station.

From Stamford to Boston train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 3 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 48 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 18.875 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £64.08 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

Avg. Time
3h 40m
Avg. Price
£58.43

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Stamford on their way to Boston:
  • Washington Blvd and S State St
There are 2 different stations where trains from Stamford arrive in Boston. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Boston:
  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St

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