Tickets & Fares


One-Ticket/Any Train! Amtrak accepts all CTrailHartford Line tickets onboard all Amtrak’s Regional* and Shuttle trains between New Haven, CT,  and Springfield, MA. For passengers wishing to ride the Vermonter (trains 54,55, 56, 57), you should purchase a ticket through Amtrak.com, the Amtrak app, or an Amtrak ticket agent. 

Valid Amtrak Tickets for travel between New Haven and Springfield will also be accepted on CTrail Hartford Line trains.

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*Some Amtrak trains may be sold out during heavy travel periods. In such cases, only tickets purchased through Amtrak.com, the Amtrak app, or an Amtrak ticket agent will be accepted. Please be aware that CTrail tickets may not be accepted if the train is sold out. 

** CTtransit Express 950 buses accept CTrail single ride, weekly & monthly tickets for travel between New Haven Union Station, New Haven State Street Station, Meriden Station, and Hartford Union Station. 10-ride tickets cannot be accepted. A CTrail Hartford Line Plus Bus ticket is not required to ride Route 950. However, a Plus Bus ticket is required on most connecting bus routes in Hartford, Meriden & New Haven.

CTtransit tickets of any type are not accepted on CTrail or Amtrak trains.


Hartford Line Train Tickets may be purchased in several convenient ways:

Ticket Types

Discounted Fares