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Hartford-Amherst Bus Schedule
Hartford to Amherst bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||1h 15m|
|Trips per day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Hartford to Amherst 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 bus 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, bus 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.
How much is a bus ticket from Hartford to Amherst?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $21.00 was the low point for bus fares from Hartford to Amherst. Buses from Amherst to Hartford are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $21.00 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 1 hour 18 minutes to cover the 43 miles (69 kilometers) from Hartford, CT to Amherst, MA. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 15 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Because many passengers travel from Hartford to Amherst at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Hartford?
The first bus leaves at 5:00pm and the last bus leaves at 5:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Hartford to Amherst, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
What bus companies travel from Hartford to Amherst?
There is one bus company that operates from Hartford to Amherst. Peter Pan Lines is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Peter Pan Lines||2||1h 18m||$21.00|
Where does the bus leave from in Hartford?
Most buses depart from the main station in Hartford, Connecticut:
- Union Station - 1 Union Pl
Where does the bus arrive in Amherst?
These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Amherst, Massachusetts:
- UMass Amherst - 130 Presidents Dr
- Amherst Center - 79 S Pleasant St
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