Duration 26h 42m
Distance 186.8 miles
Average price $79
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Boston and Castleton takes 26h 42m and the fastest train takes 10h 4m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Boston to Castleton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Boston South Station
  2. Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
  3. Castleton
8h 32m
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$64 - $91

Boston to Castleton train times

Trains run five times a week between Boston and Castleton. The service departs Boston at 12:50 in the afternoon, which arrives into Castleton at 19:27. All services require a transfer at Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station and take an average of 26h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Boston to Castleton? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Castleton station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Castleton Amtrak Station via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 32m.

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The distance between Boston and Castleton is 139 miles. The road distance is 186.8 miles.

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Boston to Castleton train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston South Station.

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Boston to Castleton train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Castleton Amtrak Station.

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You can take a train from Boston to Castleton via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station in around 8h 32m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55

Contact Details

Train from Boston South Station to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Castleton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60

About this operator

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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