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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Newark to Hartford, CT?

Lowest Price$39.00
Fastest Train3h 4m
Trains Per Day7
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Newark to Hartford

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20MayJun

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15JASONDJFMAMJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Newark to Hartford
5.0
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
4.0
Value
3.0
Condition
5.0

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Newark to Hartford?

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, $41.56 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Newark to Hartford. By booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $14.78 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Newark to Hartford?

The distance between Newark and Hartford is approximately 105 miles, or 169 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 28 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 4 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Newark to Hartford are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Newark at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. 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 Newark to Hartford?

There are 7 scheduled trains on most days. 2 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 Newark. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Newark to Hartford for $10.00.

What train services are there from Newark to Hartford?

2 train services operate from Newark to Hartford. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 5 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak53h 27m$47.27
Amtrak Northeast Regional23h 34m$48.44

Where is the train station in Newark?

There are two stations in Newark where you can board the train to Hartford:

  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport

Where is the train station in Hartford?

Hartford has one train station:

  • Union Station - 1 Union Pl

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