Trains from Springfield to New York

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Trip Summary

There are 7 daily trains from Springfield to New York. Traveling by train from Springfield to New York usually takes around 3 hours and 42 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 3 hours and 17 minutes.

Distance121 mi (194 km)
Fastest train3h 17m
Lowest price€16.52
Trains per day2
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines3

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Springfield to New York

(Based on 30 ratings and reviews)

4.8

5.0

Amalia

21 July 2022- Solo travel

Amtrak Vermonter

Pros: It was very easy to navigate and fast. Cons: Nothing comes to mind. Tips: Travel alone! It's so much fun.

Pros: It was very easy to navigate and fast. Cons: Nothing comes to mind. Tips: Travel alone! It's so much fun.

5.0

Kerolos

19 July 2022- Solo travel

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: 90% everything was great Time, staff, and train. Cons: The usb in the vehicle wasn’t working Make me feel bored for 2.5 hrs without cellphone. Tips: I recommend train than bus.

Pros: 90% everything was great Time, staff, and train. Cons: The usb in the vehicle wasn’t working Make me feel bored for 2.5 hrs without cellphone. Tips: I recommend train than bus.

5.0

Carmelo

17 July 2022- Visiting friends

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: Peacefully and enjoyable. Cons: Everything is great nothing is a to improved. Tips: Is a great choice to take,.

Pros: Peacefully and enjoyable. Cons: Everything is great nothing is a to improved. Tips: Is a great choice to take,.

5.0

Denise

25 June 2022- Visiting family

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: Everything was smooth from my initial booking to getting “bid-up” options for business class! The train rocks! I even watched the bumper to bumper traffic on the highway as we glided by. Very satisfying. Cons: On my return trip they had us all moved out of the fi...

Pros: Everything was smooth from my initial booking to getting “bid-up” options for business class! The train rocks! I even watched the bumper to bumper traffic on the highway as we glided by. Very satisfying. Cons: On my return trip they had us all moved out of the first train-wish I knew that would happen at boarding. Tips: Bid up!

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4.0

Eugene

11 June 2022- Visiting family

Amtrak Vermonter

Pros: The speed at which the train moves. Cons: None noticed for now. Tips: Just be at the station on time.

Pros: The speed at which the train moves. Cons: None noticed for now. Tips: Just be at the station on time.

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

In the last month, €20.73 was the average price of a train ticket from Springfield, MA to New York, NY. 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 27 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €46.24 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

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Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Springfield to New York will vary between €18 and €78. Planning a train trip to New York within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Springfield over the next 7 days is €27. 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

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Springfield to New York by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for February. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just €26 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Springfield to New York in November, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to €47 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

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If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 27 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to New York from Springfield will be about €46.24 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Springfield to New York?

There are 3 train lines with service from Springfield to New York. Amtrak is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 7 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak73h 51m€46.56
Amtrak Northeast Regional13h 32m€23.18
Amtrak Vermonter13h 28m€30.78
  • 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 7 Amtrak trains from Springfield to New York every day, as well as 5 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from €17.

  • Amtrak Northeast Regional

    Amtrak Northeast Regional

    The Northeast Regional is Amtrak’s passenger rail service that runs between Boston, MA and Virginia Beach, VA, connecting over 50 cities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. While the line’s downtown-to-downtown train service makes traveling between the biggest cities in the Northeast convenient and hassle-free, the train’s amenities make the journey comfortable and relaxing as well. Amtrak passengers can enjoy large seats with extra legroom and power outlets, as well as free WiFi and clean bathrooms. With 1 daily train trips from Springfield to New York, the Northeast Regional is the busiest and most popular among all Amtrak routes.

  • 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 Springfield to New York every day, with prices starting from €17.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Springfield to New York 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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 Springfield to New York?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Springfield to New York. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from Springfield to New York?

The distance between Springfield and New York is approximately 121 miles, or 194 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 42 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 17 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?

Thursday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Springfield to New York. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Thursday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Sunday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Springfield at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 17:00. 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 Springfield to New York?

There are 7 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to New York. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New York to Springfield.

City Information

Springfield

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Founded in 1636 as the first Springfield in North America, this city sits on the eastern bank of the Connecticut River in Massachusetts. Perhaps best known as the birthplace of basketball, Springfield is a mecca for b-ball fans. Visitors can enjoy three levels of exhibits and interactive contests at the famous Basketball Hall of Fame.

Along with basketball, Springfield was also the birthplace of the immensely popular children's author, Theodore Geisel—more commonly known as Dr Seuss. Enjoy a walk through the Dr Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden to see many of his most famous characters immortalised in bronze. History buffs should head to the Springfield Armory National Historic Site, highlighting the town's important role as an arsenal during the Revolutionary War.

Springfield's central location between major tourist destinations like NYC, Boston, and the Berkshires means that it can be reached easily by most modes of transport. The city is served by several Amtrak lines and Peter Pan and Greyhound coaches. Bradley International Airport and Westover Metropolitan Airport are also closeby, with frequent flights from destinations around the country.

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world. If you are ever looking to get out of town, NYC is centrally connected throughout the state and region, you can easily hop on a train to Albany to go explore upstate New York.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Springfield?

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Main departure station: Union Station Transportation Center

There is one train station in Springfield.

All train stations in Springfield:

  • Union Station Transportation Center

Where is the train station in New York?

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Main arrival station: Penn Station

Pennsylvania Station, or just Penn Station, is the main train station in New York City. All Amtrak trains to and from NYC use Penn Station as their only train stop in Manhattan. Penn Station offers easy connections to various other types of transportation, including commuter rail (the Long Island Rail Road and the NJ Transit both operate out of Penn Station), airport transit, and six lines of the NYC Subway, making it the busiest train station in the Western Hemisphere. Located in the heart of Manhattan, right by the world-famous Madison Square Garden, Penn Station is close to various points of interest such as Times Square and the Empire State Building, as well as many restaurants and retail stores.

Train stations in New York:

  • Penn Station

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