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Compare train tickets from New Haven to Boston

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from New Haven, CT to Boston?

Lowest Price$46.00
Fastest Train2h 2m
Trains Per Day13
Train Lines3
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Price trends for trains from New Haven to Boston

Average prices by travel date

$90$60$30MayJun

Monthly average prices

$125$100$75$50$25JASONDJFMAMJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$125$100$75$50$253020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for New Haven to Boston
4.6
Based on 5 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
4.5
Value
2.5
Condition
4.5
Beth
5.0
December 13, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Ride was fast and comfortable.
Cons
Cost. This was a special occasion. I would ride more frequently and bring my husband is it didn't cost to much for Acela. The cost was made than airline travel.
Tips
Add charging ports. Add seat disinfecting wipes.
Joanne
4.0
August 7, 2019Visiting friends
Cons
Clearer speaking of announcememts

Based on 3 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.3
Staff
4.3
Value
3.0
Condition
4.7
Rachael
4.0
September 6, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Seats overall were spacious and train was clean. Train also got in early!
Cons
Unclear directions on how to get your ticket scanned, WiFi didn’t work, and the fare was very high. Individual charging ports (as opposed to window seat ports) would also be an improvement.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from New Haven to Boston?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $61.01 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from New Haven to Boston.

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

The distance between New Haven and Boston is approximately 121 miles, or 194 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 2 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 Haven to Boston 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 Sunday 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 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from New Haven to Boston?

There are 13 scheduled trains on most days. 12 of these are direct connections to Boston. 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 Boston to New Haven. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New Haven to Boston for $10.00.

What train services are there from New Haven to Boston?

There are 3 train lines with service from New Haven to Boston. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 10 trains each day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak24h 45m$59.33
Amtrak Acela52h 10m$123.00
Amtrak Northeast Regional102h 37m$51.79

Where is the train station in New Haven?

There are two stations in New Haven where you can board the train to Boston:

  • Union Station
  • State Street Station

Where is the train station in Boston?

Boston receives travelers from New Haven at its two active train stations:

  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station

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