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Worcester-Springfield Train Timetable

Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Worcester to Springfield. Traveling by train from Worcester to Springfield usually takes around one hour and 15 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance42 mi (67 km)
Fastest train1h 15m
Lowest price£5.09
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Lake Shore Limited
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Worcester, MA to Springfield, MA

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Beverly

30 September 2019 - Visiting friends

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Pros: That I could have my own seat. Cons: Nothing. Tips: no.

Pros: That I could have my own seat. Cons: Nothing. Tips: no.

What is the price of a train ticket from Worcester to Springfield?

In the last month, £5.09 was the average price of a train ticket from Worcester, MA to Springfield, MA. 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 15 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £7.27 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

£22£15£7JulAug

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Worcester to Springfield will vary between £5 and £15. Planning a train trip to Springfield within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Worcester over the next 7 days is £6. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

£18£15£11£7£4ASONDJFMAMJJ

If you are trying to decide when to travel from Worcester to Springfield by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for August. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £6 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Worcester to Springfield in March, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £11 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

£18£15£11£7£43020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 15 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Springfield from Worcester will be about £7.27 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Worcester to Springfield?

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited is the one and only train line which connects Worcester, Massachusetts to Springfield, Massachusetts. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited11h 16m£8.52

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Worcester to Springfield 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Worcester to Springfield?

Yes, there are some trains that travel the entire distance from Worcester to Springfield. However, in some cases you will have to take a bus for part of your journey in addition to taking the train.

How long is the train journey from Worcester to Springfield?

The distance between Worcester and Springfield is approximately 42 miles, or 67 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 15 minutes, As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Worcester to Springfield 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 Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Worcester at 14:00 and arrives in Springfield about an hour later.

Is there a direct train from Worcester to Springfield?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Springfield with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Springfield to Worcester. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Worcester to Springfield for £8.00.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Worcester?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Worcester.

Where is the train station in Springfield?

Arrival stations

Springfield has one train station.

Need a return trip from Springfield to Worcester?

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