New Haven, CT to Boston train

Cheap train tickets from New Haven, CT to Boston

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Cheapest

30

Average

83

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from New Haven, CT to Boston is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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07:27PMUnion Station, CT2h35 10:02PMSouth Station
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301One-way
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09:42PMUnion Station, CT2h33 12:15AMSouth Station
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301One-way
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05:15PMUnion Station, CT2h47 08:02PMSouth Station
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301One-way
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07:03PMUnion Station, CT2h33 09:36PMSouth Station
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301One-way
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03:44PMUnion Station, CT2h46 06:30PMSouth Station
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301One-way

Train schedule from New Haven, CT to Boston

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04:43AMUnion Station, CT3h15 07:58AMSouth Station
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07:14AMNew Haven, CT3h56 11:10AMSouth Station
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08:00AMUnion Station, CT2h03 10:03AMSouth Station
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08:24AMNew Haven, CT2h46 11:10AMSouth Station
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08:41AMUnion Station, CT2h29 11:10AMSouth Station
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10:15AMNew Haven, CT5h03 03:18PMSouth Station
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10:40AMUnion Station, CT2h05 12:45PMSouth Station
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11:42AMUnion Station, CT2h03 01:45PMSouth Station
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12:46PMUnion Station, CT2h32 03:18PMSouth Station
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02:10PMUnion Station, CT2h28 04:38PMSouth Station
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02:43PMUnion Station, CT2h13 04:56PMSouth Station
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03:44PMUnion Station, CT2h46 06:30PMSouth Station
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04:38PMUnion Station, CT2h05 06:43PMSouth Station
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05:15PMUnion Station, CT2h47 08:02PMSouth Station
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06:40PMUnion Station, CT2h09 08:49PMSouth Station
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07:03PMUnion Station, CT2h33 09:36PMSouth Station
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07:20PMNew Haven, CT2h42 10:02PMSouth Station
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07:27PMUnion Station, CT2h35 10:02PMSouth Station
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08:43PMUnion Station, CT2h04 10:47PMSouth Station
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08:45PMNew Haven, CT3h30 12:15AMSouth Station
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09:42PMUnion Station, CT2h33 12:15AMSouth Station
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Fastest train times from New Haven, CT to Boston

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Fastest Journey

2 h 3 m

Average

2 h 41 m

Trains per day

21

Distance

194 km

Of the 21 trains that leave New Haven, CT for Boston every day 16 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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11:42AMUnion Station, CT2h03 01:45PMSouth Station
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1481One-way
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08:00AMUnion Station, CT2h03 10:03AMSouth Station
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1801One-way
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08:43PMUnion Station, CT2h04 10:47PMSouth Station
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1481One-way
10:40AMUnion Station, CT2h05 12:45PMSouth Station
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04:38PMUnion Station, CT2h05 06:43PMSouth Station
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Overview: Train from New Haven, CT to Boston

distanceDistance120 miles (193 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from New Haven, CT to Boston cover the 120 miles (193 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $24 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $29 (€26).

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

For as little as $24 (€22) you can travel by train from New Haven, CT to Boston with Amtrak Acela and Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

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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 New Haven, CT and Boston, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Train information from New Haven, CT to Boston with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 39 min
  • Amtrak frequency: 8 a day

Acela is Amtrak’s flagship high-speed train service operating services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting major cities like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston. Acela trains are the fastest in the United States and can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). When booking an Acela train from New Haven, CT to Boston, you can choose between Business Class and First Class. Although each class offers different levels of services and accommodations, amenities in both classes include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables, large tray tables, and spacious and comfortable seats with extra legroom. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

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

  • Average Duration: 2 h 6 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 5 a day

Trains from New Haven to Boston

Traveling by train across the US offers some of the most accessible and comfortable means of transport. It is due in part to the favorable low prices, quick booking, and fast movement compared to buses, as the passengers can avoid traffic and parking hustles. Many passengers travel by train from New Haven to Boston to view the historical sites for education, research, exploration, and business purposes. A significant number of passengers opt to use trains for this route due to the availability of various train departure times, convenience, and comfort. Amtrak provides 38 trips per day between New Haven and Boston, and journeys take around 2 hours 17 minutes to cover the 120-mile (193-kilometer) distance. All stations on this route provide excellent facilities for travelers and services for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility.

Which train companies travel from New Haven to Boston?

Various train companies operate on this route, with the main service being operated by Amtrak. Amtrak services provide 33 direct trips by train from New Haven to Boston. It operates the Amtrak Northeast region and Amtrak Acela Express services. Friday and Sunday are the busiest days to travel on this route by train, while Saturday is the least busy day. The Amtrak Acela Express is a direct service and offers the fastest train duration on this route.

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

Train services from New Haven to Boston take approximately 2 hours 17 minutes, with the fastest direct service taking 1 hour 52 minutes. The slowest train is expected to take less than 3 hours, making a day trip to Boston very possible. However, there can be changes in duration of a journey if there are delays - these can be caused by poor weather conditions or technical faults. Journey times can also be affected by the stopping time for connecting trains. On the Northeast region route, the stopping areas are Back Bay Station, Westwood Station, Providence Station, West Kingston Station, Westerly Station, New London Station, and Old Saybrook Station. While using the Amtrak Acela Express, stopping stations can be found in Back Bay Station, Westwood Station, and Providence Station.

How many Trains are there from New Haven to Boston?

There are various train services on the New Haven to Boston route, with at least 38 trips each day. Train services typically depart every half an hour across the day. Travelers have around 36 schedules to compare for their trips to Boston, and 36 services per day are direct connections between the two regions. Amtrak Northeast Regional operates the most departures from New Haven to Boston and offers approximately 20 trips daily. Direct schedules are faster and more convenient on the route. The earliest train from New Haven to Boston leaves the station at 5:05 a.m., and the latest departs from the station leaves at 9:30 p.m. during weekdays. On the weekend, departures start at 6:40 a.m.

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

Departure station: a passenger traveling by train from New Haven to Boston will depart from Union Station or State Street Station. Union Station is in the Long Wharf area on the 50 Union Avenue New Haven. It is located 0.9 miles (1.5 kilometers) from the city center, and it takes 19 minutes to walk from the center to the station. It has various services, which include ATMs, elevators for travelers with reduced mobility, ticket sales offices, restrooms, payphones, quick track kiosks, and vending machines. The State Street station is located at 370 State St in New Haven. The trains and train services are easily accessible by the disabled and people with reduced mobility with ramps available and staff at hand to offer assistance.

Arrival station: travelers using a train from New Haven to Boston will arrive at either Back Bay Station or South Station. Back Bay Station is located at 145 Dartmouth Street - it is located 0.2 miles from the city center and is a two-minute walk away. It provides various passenger services like ATMs, elevators, payphones, Quik-Trak kiosks, vending machines, and restrooms. Passengers arriving at South Station will be dropped off at 700 Atlantic Ave. The leading information booth can be found on the left of the entrance to the station. The station provides lifts and ramps and is suitable for those who have reduced mobility or those with baby strollers. There are 20 spots where passengers can enjoy meals around the station, including fast-casual dining, coffee vendors, and snack bars which are located around the station. Other services provided include the ticket sale office, metropolitan lounges, vending machines, free WiFi, Quik-Trak kiosks, ATMs, payphones, and accessible restrooms. ​

Travel Tips: Trains from New Haven, CT to Boston

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Boston 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 New Haven, CT to Boston.
FAQs
Train tickets from New Haven, CT to Boston for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $24 (€22)  one way in the next 7 days.
The New Haven, CT to Boston train ticket price is on average $29 (€26)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 120 miles (193 km)  to Boston from New Haven, CT by train.
On average the New Haven, CT to Boston train travel time is 2 h 25 min  for the 120 miles (193 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
For the best New Haven, CT to Boston train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between New Haven, CT and Boston to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 13 direct trains per day from New Haven, CT to Boston, and you can find a direct train for this trip with Amtrak or Amtrak  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
The average number of trains departing New Haven, CT for Boston is 13 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from New Haven, CT to Boston at 11: 03 PM. The last train from New Haven, CT to Boston that you can take departs at 11: 03 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from New Haven, CT to Boston schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets from New Haven, CT to Boston within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $29 (€26) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from New Haven, CT to Boston a few months in advance.

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