Cheap Boston to Waterbury  train tickets


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Lowest Price$169.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Boston to Waterbury ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Boston to Waterbury is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Boston to Waterbury was $169.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $13.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Boston to Waterbury ? How far is Boston to Waterbury ?

The distance between Boston to Waterbury is 161.16 miles or 259.30 km. A train trip from Boston to Waterbury typically takes 8 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Waterbury faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 8 hours and 44 minutes to get from Boston to Waterbury.

Going from Boston to Waterbury by train takes over 8 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Boston to Waterbury are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Boston to Waterbury

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Boston to Waterbury route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Boston to Waterbury, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Boston to Waterbury, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Boston to Waterbury


Amtrak train tickets from Boston to Waterbury start from $169.00, and on average cost $181.03. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Waterbury. Amtrak in Boston leaves from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other station. And in Waterbury trains arrive at US Highway 2 and Park Row,

From Boston to Waterbury train travel on Amtrak takes 8 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Waterbury faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 44 minutes.

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There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Waterbury that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Boston serving this route is Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St, South Station.
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Waterbury from Boston., The busiest departure station in Boston serving this route is US Highway 2 and Park Row.
  • US Highway 2 and Park Row