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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New Haven to Hartford?

Lowest price$7.00
Fastest train0h 39m
Trains per day5
Train lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from New Haven 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 Haven to Hartford?

In the last month, $7.12 was the average price of a train ticket from New Haven, CT 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 19 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $0.88 more than that for a same-day booking.

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

The distance between New Haven and Hartford is approximately 34 miles, or 55 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 43 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 39 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Hartford.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New Haven to Hartford are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Haven at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. 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 Haven to Hartford?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. 10 of these are direct connections to Hartford. 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 Hartford to New Haven. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New Haven to Hartford for $9.00.

Which train should you take from New Haven to Hartford?

2 train services operate from New Haven, Connecticut 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
Amtrak40h 43m$7.42
Amtrak Northeast Regional10h 44m$7.42

Amtrak train tickets from New Haven to Hartford start from $7, and on average cost $7. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Hartford. Amtrak in New Haven leaves from State Street Station and one other station. And in Hartford trains arrive at Union Station - 1 Union Pl, From New Haven to Hartford train travel on Amtrak takes 0 hours and 43 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hartford faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 39 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $7 for a one-way train ticket to Hartford.

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from New Haven to Hartford start from $7, and on average cost $7. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Hartford. Amtrak Northeast Regional in New Haven leaves from State Street Station and one other station. And in Hartford trains arrive at Union Station - 1 Union Pl, From New Haven to Hartford train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 0 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Hartford faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 39 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $7 for a one-way train ticket to Hartford.

Price trends for trains from New Haven to Hartford

Average prices by travel date

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Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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