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How much are train tickets from Rensselaer to Springfield?

Lowest Price$9.00
Fastest Train2h 23m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Rensselaer to Springfield

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20AugAug

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Rensselaer, NY to Springfield, MA
5.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Lake Shore Limited report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
3.0
Value
4.0
Condition
4.0
Rafael
5.0
September 20, 2019Solo travel
Pros
La comodidad del tren
Cons
la puntualidad en la hora de salidad
Tips
que es un buen viaje

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Rensselaer to Springfield right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Rensselaer to Springfield?

Yes, there are some trains that travel the entire distance from Rensselaer to Springfield. However, in some cases you will have to take a bus for part of your journey in addition to taking the train.

What is the price of a train ticket from Rensselaer to Springfield?

In the last month, $40.03 was the average price of a train ticket from Rensselaer, NY to Springfield, MA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 17 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $32.80 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Rensselaer to Springfield?

The distance between Rensselaer and Springfield is approximately 70 miles, or 112 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 11 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 23 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 Rensselaer to Springfield 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 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 Rensselaer at 6:00am 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.

Is there a direct train from Rensselaer to Springfield?

There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Rensselaer to Springfield. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Springfield to Rensselaer.

Which train should you take from Rensselaer to Springfield?

2 train services operate from Rensselaer, New York to Springfield, Massachusetts. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak28h 13m$65.23
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited12h 24m$9.81

Where is the train station in Rensselaer?

There is one train station in Rensselaer:

  • Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St

Where is the train station in Springfield?

Springfield has one train station:

  • Union Station Transportation Center

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