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traveling from Hartford to Boston by train

Cheapest price
$51.00
Fastest time
4h 9m
Trips per day
11
train carriers
2
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How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Hartford to Boston?

The best way to get the cheapest train tickets from Hartford to Boston is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Hartford to Boston were $72.83. By booking 23 days out, tickets are on average $22.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Hartford to Boston?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Hartford to Boston by train is at 3 PM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 6 PM on Monday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

How many daily train trips are there from Hartford to Boston?

On average there are 11 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Hartford to Boston, with an average of 9 trips per day and 195 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Hartford to Boston. Of the 11 trips there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Bus options from Hartford start at $4.99.

train lines that run from Hartford to Boston

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates, on average, 2 train schedule(s) from Hartford to Boston. The average Amtrak Northeast Regional ticket to Boston costs $66.82. Cheap Amtrak Northeast Regional tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $51.00. In Hartford, Amtrak Northeast Regional departs from Union Station - 1 Union Pl and no other station. In Boston, Amtrak Northeast Regional arrives at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Northeast Regional from Hartford to Boston takes 4 hours and 49 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Northeast Regional trip will get you to Boston in 4 hours and 9 minutes,

Amtrak Northeast Regional
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Avg. Time
4h 49m
Avg. Price
$66.82

Amtrak

Amtrak operates, on average, 9 train schedule(s) from Hartford to Boston. The average Amtrak ticket to Boston costs $82.10. Cheap Amtrak tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $51.00. In Hartford, Amtrak departs from Union Station - 1 Union Pl and no other station. In Boston, Amtrak arrives at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Hartford to Boston takes 5 hours and 12 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Boston in 4 hours and 9 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay $73.94 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

Amtrak
Amtrak
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
5h 12m
Avg. Price
$82.10
Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Hartford. Most train trips to Boston will depart from Union Station - 1 Union Pl.
  • Union Station - 1 Union Pl
Train trips arrive in Boston at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St, South Station are the main train stations in Boston for trips arriving from Hartford.
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station