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Journey Information

Hartford, CT to Springfield, MA bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$5.10
Shortest Duration0h 35m
Trips per day3
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Hartford to Springfield 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 Springfield?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $8.99 was the low point for bus fares from Hartford to Springfield. Buses from Springfield to Hartford are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $8.99 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. You should book at least 15 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $1.14 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 36 minutes to cover the 24 miles (38 kilometers) from Hartford, CT to Springfield, MA. However, the fastest bus only takes 35 minutes. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Springfield. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Hartford?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Hartford to Springfield, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Hartford to Springfield every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Connecticut to Massachusetts without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Hartford, CT to Springfield, MA; ticket prices start at $5.50.

What bus companies travel from Hartford to Springfield?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Hartford, Connecticut to Springfield, Massachusetts. Of these two services, Peter Pan Lines usually offers more choice, with 4 bus trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound10h 40m$11.64
Peter Pan Lines40h 35m$9.02

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 Springfield?

All buses from Hartford arrive at one main station in Springfield, Massachusetts:

  • Union Station Transportation Center

Price trends for buses from Hartford to Springfield

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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Hartford, CT to Springfield, MA
Based on 2 ratings and reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Users that traveled with Peter Pan Lines report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
June 26, 2020
Very safe 👍🏽
July 16, 2019Visiting friends
the driver asked if I needed to make a connection at the next stop so he knew if being late would be an issue or not! we were on time anyway so it didn't matter. the wifi was also super consistent!

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