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There are 3 ways to get from New England Aquarium to Hartford by bus, train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Hartford, CT

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Train

  1. Take the train from Boston to New Haven
  2. Take the train from New Haven to Hartford Amtrak Station

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  1. Drive from New England Aquarium to Hartford

New England Aquarium to Hartford by walk and bus

The journey time between New England Aquarium and Hartford is around 1h 54m and covers a distance of around 102 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 50m. Operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines and Greyhound USA, the New England Aquarium to Hartford service departs from New England Aquarium and arrives in Union Station, Hartford, CT. Typically 102 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Route information

Average journey time:
1h 54m
Fastest journey time:
1h 50m
Journey distance:
102 miles
Services per week:
102
Cheapest price:
$17
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:00
Last service departs at:
20:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New England Aquarium to Hartford walk and bus schedules

New England Aquarium → Hartford
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The cheapest way to get from New England Aquarium to Hartford is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from New England Aquarium to Hartford is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Station, Boston, MA station and arriving at Union Station, Hartford, CT station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from New England Aquarium to Hartford station. However, there are services departing from Boston and arriving at Hartford Amtrak Station via New Haven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 1m.

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The distance between New England Aquarium and Hartford is 94 miles. The road distance is 102.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New England Aquarium to Hartford without a car is to bus which takes 2h 8m and costs $17 - $30.

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The bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Hartford, CT takes 1h 50m including transfers and departs hourly.

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New England Aquarium to Hartford bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from South Station, Boston, MA.

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New England Aquarium to Hartford train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Boston station.

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The best way to get from New England Aquarium to Hartford is to bus which takes 2h 8m and costs $17 - $30. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $30 - $240 and takes 4h 1m.

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Map of how to get from New England Aquarium to Hartford.
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  • Distance: 94.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 8m

What companies run services between New England Aquarium, MA, USA and Hartford, CT, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Hartford, CT every 2 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 1h 50m. Greyhound USA also services this route 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from New England Aquarium to Hartford via Boston and New Haven in around 4h 1m.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$110 - $170
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$110 - $170
Business Seat - Child
$110 - $170
First Class - Adult
$180 - $260
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$180 - $260
First Class - Child
$180 - $260
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to New Haven
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$17 - $55
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $110
Business Class Seat
$55 - $140
Train from New Haven to Hartford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven to Hartford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50

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New England Aquarium to Hartford bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Union Station, Hartford, CT.

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New England Aquarium to Hartford train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Hartford Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New England Aquarium to Hartford is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1h 46m to drive from New England Aquarium to Hartford.

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