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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Boston to New London?

Lowest Price€14.55
Fastest Train1h 25m
Trains Per Day16
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Boston to New London 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 Boston to New London?

In the last month, €15.71 was the average price of a train ticket from Boston, MA to New London, 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 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €19.34 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Boston to New London?

The distance between Boston and New London is approximately 88 miles, or 141 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 35 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 25 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 Boston to New London 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 Boston at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. 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 Boston to New London?

There are 16 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Boston to New London.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New London to Boston. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Boston to New London for €20.54.

Which train should you take from Boston to New London?

2 train services operate from Boston, Massachusetts to New London, Connecticut. Amtrak Northeast Regional usually has more trains scheduled, with 15 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak21h 31m€45.92
Amtrak Northeast Regional151h 36m€20.09

Where is the train station in Boston?

There are two stations in Boston where you can board the train to New London:

  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St

Where is the train station in New London?

New London has one train station:

  • 27 Water St

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Boston, MA to New London, CT
Based on 4 ratings and reviews

Based on 4 reviews
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)
22 October 2019Couples trip
Comfortable trip
The announcement of the platform could be earlier than a couple of minutes before the train arrives to the platform. It’s not comfortable.
14 June 2019Visiting friends
Quick, clean and efficient Café car had beer/wine
The train had a 45 minute delay due to bridge malfunction approaching the Mystic CT station, we made up 15 minutes to Boston for a 30 minute late arrival Maybe the bridge operators could wait until the scheduled 9:46 train passes the Mystic station before opening it, th...More

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