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Northampton-Bridgeport Train Timetable

Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Northampton to Bridgeport. Traveling by train from Northampton to Bridgeport usually takes around 2 hours and 58 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 2 hours and 46 minutes.

Distance84 mi (135 km)
Fastest train2h 46m
Lowest price£27.39
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines2

Price trends for trains from Northampton to Bridgeport

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Which train should you take from Northampton to Bridgeport?

2 train services operate from Northampton, Massachusetts to Bridgeport, Connecticut. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak12h 58m£33.72
Amtrak Vermonter12h 58m£33.39
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Northampton to Bridgeport every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £29.

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  • Amtrak Vermonter

    Amtrak Vermonter

    The Vermonter is an Amtrak passenger train that connects St. Albans, VT to Washington, D.C. by way of New York City. The journey is renowned for the beautiful scenic views that it presents as it passes through the Green Mountains and the Berkshires. Aboard the Vermonter, passengers can enjoy free WiFi, power outlets at every seat and extra legroom. You can also grab a bite to eat or enjoy a refreshing beverage from the train’s café. There are 1 Vermonter trains traveling from Northampton to Bridgeport every day, with prices starting from £27.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Northampton to Bridgeport during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Northampton to Bridgeport?

The distance between Northampton and Bridgeport is approximately 84 miles, or 135 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 58 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 46 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Northampton to Bridgeport 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 Northampton at 08:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 08:00. 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 Northampton to Bridgeport?

Trains leave the station in Northampton twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Bridgeport faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Bridgeport to Northampton. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Northampton to Bridgeport for £17.30.

City Information

Bridgeport

While it has fallen on hard times after WW2, Bridgeport has seen many new development projects that have breathed an air of life to the city, making it an attractive destination for many young travelers. The city’s prime attraction is the Klein Memorial Auditorium, which features amazing art-deco architecture and a lavish marble lobby. The auditorium is being used as a theater, so check out their calendar when you’re in town. Nature lovers should consider giving Beardsley Zoo a visit, as it holds a wide variety of ecosystems, including a rainforest building. It is also a good picnic spot if you simply want to lounge around. For those who enjoy learning more about the city and its people, head over to the Barnum Museum.

For those who just can’t have enough steaks, Joseph’s Steakhouse is the place to be. If you wish to try an authentically American culinary experience, Walrus + Carpenter is a famous local spot.

The city’s main bus station is the Greyhound Bus Terminal located at 710 Water St in Downtown Bridgeport. The main Amtrak train station is also located on Water St, just a block south from the bus station. Bridgeport is served by Amtrak’s Northeast Regional and Vermonter lines. The city’s main airport is the Sikorsky Memorial Airport, which is three miles southeast of downtown.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Northampton?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Northampton.

Where is the train station in Bridgeport?

Arrival stations

Bridgeport has one train station.

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