Boston to New Haven, CT train

Cheap train tickets from Boston to New Haven, CT

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

33

Average

116

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:15AMSouth Station2h23 10:38AMUnion Station, CT
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331One-way
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09:30PMSouth Station3h00 12:30AMUnion Station, CT
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331One-way
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11:10AMSouth Station2h23 01:33PMUnion Station, CT
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331One-way
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10:20AMSouth Station2h20 12:40PMUnion Station, CT
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331One-way
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09:20AMSouth Station2h34 11:54AMUnion Station, CT
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501One-way

Train schedule from Boston to New Haven, CT

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, September 28
05:05AMSouth Station1h59 07:04AMUnion Station, CT
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06:00AMSouth Station2h07 08:07AMUnion Station, CT
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06:10AMSouth Station4h13 10:23AMNew Haven, CT
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06:10AMSouth Station2h52 09:02AMNew Haven, CT
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06:10AMSouth Station2h31 08:41AMUnion Station, CT
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07:15AMSouth Station1h57 09:12AMUnion Station, CT
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08:15AMSouth Station2h23 10:38AMUnion Station, CT
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09:10AMSouth Station2h03 11:13AMUnion Station, CT
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09:20AMSouth Station2h34 11:54AMUnion Station, CT
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10:20AMSouth Station2h20 12:40PMUnion Station, CT
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11:05AMSouth Station2h07 01:12PMUnion Station, CT
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11:10AMSouth Station2h23 01:33PMUnion Station, CT
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01:05PMSouth Station2h08 03:13PMUnion Station, CT
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01:50PMSouth Station2h38 04:28PMUnion Station, CT
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02:00PMSouth Station2h04 04:04PMUnion Station, CT
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03:20PMSouth Station4h17 07:37PMNew Haven, CT
1 transfer
03:20PMSouth Station2h23 05:43PMUnion Station, CT
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04:15PMSouth Station2h03 06:18PMUnion Station, CT
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06:45PMSouth Station3h12 09:57PMNew Haven, CT
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06:45PMSouth Station2h23 09:08PMUnion Station, CT
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09:30PMSouth Station3h00 12:30AMUnion Station, CT
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Fastest train times from Boston to New Haven, CT

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

Average

2 h 33 m

Trains per day

21

Distance

194 km

Of the 21 trains that leave Boston for New Haven, CT every day 17 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
07:15AMSouth Station1h57 09:12AMUnion Station, CT
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1651One-way
2nd Fastest
05:05AMSouth Station1h59 07:04AMUnion Station, CT
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1651One-way
04:15PMSouth Station2h03 06:18PMUnion Station, CT
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2991One-way
09:10AMSouth Station2h03 11:13AMUnion Station, CT
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2001One-way
02:00PMSouth Station2h04 04:04PMUnion Station, CT
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1651One-way

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Overview: Train from Boston to New Haven, CT

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from Boston to New Haven, CT cover the 120 miles (193 km) long route taking on average 2 h 23 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $23 (€23), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€23).

Train providers: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from Boston to New Haven, CT trains

Travel from Boston to New Haven, CT from $23 (€23) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak and Amtrak Acela! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

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Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey between Boston and New Haven, CT, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Boston to New Haven, CT train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 29 min
  • Average Price: $23
  • Amtrak frequency: 8 a day

Acela is the flagship high-speed train service from Amtrak, the main train provider in the United States. Acela high-speed trains operate services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting popular destinations like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston, just to name a few. Amtrak Acela trains are the fastest in the U. S. Reaching speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). Known for their superior comfort, Acela trains have spacious and comfortable seats with more legroom than Amtrak’s Coach Class seats. You can choose between booking a Business Class or First Class seat on an Acela train between Boston and New Haven, CT. In both classes amenities include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables and large tray tables. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Boston to New Haven, CT train information with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 3 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 8 a day

Taking the train from Boston to New Haven

Whether passengers are traveling for business or leisure, when they take the train from Boston to New Haven there is no need to worry about navigating unfamiliar roads, sitting in traffic jams, or having to pay parking fees. There is no airport-style security to slow journeys down and the trains go straight from one city center to another. Trains from Boston to New Haven are operated by one of the United States' largest rail providers, Amtrak. All services are direct and there are at least 15 departures from Monday through to Friday with fast journey times of between 2 hours and 2 hours and 30 minutes. All trains depart from Boston South Station and complete their journey at New Haven Union Station.

Which train companies travel from Boston to New Haven?

All train routes between Boston in Massachusetts and Raleigh in Connecticut are operated by Amtrak, a rail provider that has been in operation since May 1971. Amtrak has grown over the last 50 years from providing just 21 routes to now serving over 500 communities in the United States. Over 150 of these communities are in isolated rural areas. Amtrak continually upgrades its rolling stock and all carriages are spacious and comfortable with plenty of baggage storage, WiFi, restrooms, cafes, quiet carriages, and on some routes, space for pets. On all trains from Boston to New Haven, both standard coach seats and Business Class seats can be reserved.

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

Every train from Boston to New Haven is a direct route with fast journey times that vary from 2 hours to approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes.

How many trains are there from Boston to New Haven?

From Monday to Friday there are at least 15 direct departures every day. These start in the early morning and continue at regular intervals throughout the day until mid-evening. There are more frequent departures in the morning peak period while from late morning, departures are roughly every 2 hours. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a slightly reduced service with the first trains leaving later in the morning.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Boston to New Haven?

Departure station: The train from Boston to New Haven departs from Boston South Station. This station is located on the intersection of Summer Street with Atlantic Avenue and just a short walk from Boston Harbor. Boston is a large town with a maze of streets in its historic center but getting around on public transport is relatively easy. The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) is the United States' fourth-largest transport system and is comprised of color-coded subway lines, local buses, water shuttles, and commuter rail services. The Red Line of the subway and the Silver bus line stop at the station are linked to the mainline areas by underground passages. Among the amenities at this historic station are car parking, taxi ranks, waiting rooms, WiFi, banking services with ATMs, luggage storage, restrooms, and shoe cleaning. There is also a wide range of places to drink, dine, and shop from fast food kiosks to sit-down restaurants. Boston South Station and local transport services are fully accessible to passengers with limited mobility. All areas including station platforms are step-free via elevators and ramps while more personal assistance can be requested. Service animals are allowed throughout the station and on Amtrak services.

Arrival station: Trains to New Haven from Boston complete their journey at New Haven Union Station which can be found on Union Avenue in the heart of the city. Housed in an attractive Beaux-Arts building designed by Cass Gilbert and opened in 1920, Union Station is the main train station in the city. The large waiting room with its 10-meter high ceiling is particularly notable. Downtown New Haven is compact enough to be easily explored on foot while its transport system includes regional and commuter trains as well as local buses. Amenities at New Haven Union Station include taxi ranks, car parking with bicycle storage, and charging points for electric vehicles, car hire desks, a ride-share system, restrooms, public payphones, ATMs, ticket offices and ticket machines, vending machines selling drinks and snacks, and a small selection of kiosks selling food and newspapers. Please note: there is no WiFi at the station. All areas of the station including the ticket office, waiting room, water fountains, and platforms have step-free access via elevators and ramps for passengers with limited mobility. There are adapted restrooms and payphones, wheelchairs can be borrowed, and further individual assistance can be requested if required.

Travel Tips: Trains from Boston to New Haven, CT

Travel by train to New Haven, CT easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Boston to New Haven, CT.
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Train tickets from Boston to New Haven, CT for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $23 (€23)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Boston to New Haven, CT train to cost on average $23 (€23)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Boston and New Haven, CT by train to be approximately 120 miles (193 km).
The train time between Boston and New Haven, CT is on average 2 h 23 min  for the 120 miles (193 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to New Haven, CT from Boston by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
If you're looking for trains from Boston to New Haven, CT, you can rely on Amtrak or Amtrak to get you to New Haven, CT. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Boston to New Haven, CT journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Boston for New Haven, CT is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Boston to New Haven, CT at 10: 10 AM. The last train from Boston to New Haven, CT that you can take departs at 10: 45 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Boston to New Haven, CT schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
The price of a one way train ticket from Boston to New Haven, CT is on average $23 (€23) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to New Haven, CT from Boston available a few months in advance.

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