Duration 6h 27m
Distance 246.8 miles
Average price $82
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Downingtown and Groton takes 6h 27m and the fastest train takes 4h 54m. The train service runs several times per day from Downingtown to Groton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Downingtown Amtrak
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Groton
6h 18m
Bookable on Rome2rio
$60 - $137

Downingtown to Groton train times

Trains run five times a day between Downingtown and Groton. The earliest departure is at 10:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Downingtown is at 18:10 which arrives into Groton at 05:34. All services require a transfer at New York Penn Station and take an average of 6h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Downingtown to Groton? 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 Downingtown to Groton station. However, there are services departing from Downingtown Amtrak and arriving at New London Union Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 18m.

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The distance between Downingtown and Groton is 213 miles. The road distance is 246.8 miles.

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Downingtown to Groton train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Downingtown Amtrak station.

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Downingtown to Groton train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at New London Union Station.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Groton. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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You can take a train from Downingtown to Groton via New York Penn Station in around 6h 18m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45

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