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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New York to Hartford?

Lowest price€15.96
Fastest train2h 36m
Trains per day6
Train lines2

New York to Hartford Route Map

New York Hartford

Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

In the last month, €16.52 was the average price of a train ticket from New York, NY to Hartford, 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 17 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €24.03 more than that for a same-day booking.

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

The distance between New York and Hartford is approximately 100 miles, or 161 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 52 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 36 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 New York to Hartford are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Monday 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 New York at 06:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 20:00. 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 New York to Hartford?

There are 6 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from New York to Hartford. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Hartford to New York. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New York to Hartford for €13.44.

Which train should you take from New York to Hartford?

2 train services operate from New York, New York to Hartford, Connecticut. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 4 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak42h 55m€21.94
Amtrak Northeast Regional12h 45m€20.57

Amtrak train tickets from New York to Hartford start from €16, and on average cost €22. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Hartford. Amtrak in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Hartford trains arrive at Union Station - 1 Union Pl, From New York to Hartford train travel on Amtrak takes 2 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hartford faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 36 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €27 for a one-way train ticket to Hartford.

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from New York to Hartford start from €16, and on average cost €21. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Hartford. Amtrak Northeast Regional in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Hartford trains arrive at Union Station - 1 Union Pl, From New York to Hartford train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 2 hours and 45 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hartford faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 36 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay €21 for a one-way train ticket to Hartford.

Where is the train station in New York?

There is one train station in New York:

  • Penn Station

Where is the train station in Hartford?

Hartford has one train station:

  • Union Station - 1 Union Pl

Price trends for trains from New York to Hartford

Average prices by travel date

€38€25€13MarMar

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

€42€34€25€17€83020100

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from New York, NY to Hartford, CT

(Based on 7 ratings and reviews)

4.9

5.0

Evelyn

7 July 2019 - Visiting friends

Amtrak Vermonter

Pros: Comfy seats and spacious room. Cons: Train Interior and food quality. Tips: Enjoy it s really enjoyable. Pros: Comfy seats and spacious room. Cons: Train Interior and food quality. Tips: Enjoy it s really enjoyable.

4.0

Patterson

8 June 2019 - Business

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: That it was a quick commute and my weekend conference was one of the best I'd ever been to. Cons: My timing of how long it takes to commute from Staten Island to Penn Station. I missed my train and it cost me an additional $38 because only Business Class was avai... Pros: That it was a quick commute and my weekend conference was one of the best I'd ever been to. Cons: My timing of how long it takes to commute from Staten Island to Penn Station. I missed my train and it cost me an additional $38 because only Business Class was available. Tips: The WiFi was not very good at all!More

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