Nantucket and New York or Stamford 

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              NEW YORK                                                                                                                             Discount Fares

How low can they go?

2 for 1 fares
(per person)

$159 LCST
$192 UCST
$226 LCFT
$310 UCFT

Solo Fares

$229.00   LCST
$262.00   UCST
$301.00   LCFT
$385.00   UCFT

$504  LCST
$570  UCST
$643  LCFT
$806  UCFT

Nantucket by Train, Car, & Ferry

Anyone wishing to travel from New York or Stamford by train to Nantucket must travel part-way by ferry.   Comfortable connections are provided between  Amtrak and the various Massachusetts ferry piers.  The cost of the connecting car and ferry services is included in your fare.  

Amtrak operates both Regional Trains (ST) and faster Acela trains (FT)--each type of train offers an upper (UC) and a lower (LC) class of service. 

Passengers traveling to Nantucket from  New York or Stamford can choose between Business Class and coach on Regional trains.

Coach Class Seat

Short / medium-distance trains offer reserved coach seating featuring wide, comfortable reclining seats with ample legroom for your comfort. You'll find a fold-down tray, individual reading light and 120v electric outlets right at your seat.

Passengers traveling to Nantucket from  New York or Stamford can choose between Business Class and First Class on Acela trains.


Business Class

Business Class Seat

First Class Seat

First Class seating accommodations are exclusively available on Acela Express. First Class passengers enjoy premium amenities, complimentary onboard food and beverage services and receive privileged access to ClubAcela lounges in Boston South Station, New York Penn Station, Philadelphia 30th Street Station and Washington, DC Union Station.

Roomy, Comfortable Seating

While in First Class, you'll relax in spacious one-by-two seating. All of our seats have adjustable headrests, lumbar support and movable arm and footrests. There are also extra-large tray tables where you can spread out and handy individual AC outlets to power up your device.

Acela Express First Class passengers have complementary unlimited access to premium news content and some of our nation's finest digital newspapers via AmtrakConnect.

New York and Stamford to Nantucket  

Summer (May 17--Oct. 15, 2017)

New York   Stamford    Nantucket        Monday through Friday

    leave          leave            arrive            

  2:40am       3:25am       10:25am        &
  2:40am       3:25am       10:30am          
  6:20am       7:06am       12:20pm          
  6:55am       7:47am         1:35pm 
  8:00am       8:47am         2:55pm        Friday only--&
  8:00am       8:47am         3:25pm 
  8:30am       9:19am         3:25pm        
10:03am     10:47am        5:10pm         (5:35pm not Friday--&)
11:00am     11:49am        6:40pm         (7:55pm Friday only--&)

12:03pm     12:48pm        6:40pm         (7:55pm Friday only--&) 

  2:00pm       2:48pm         9:00pm        ( & not Friday)
  3:00pm       3:45pm         9:40pm         Friday only--&

New York   Stamford    Nantucket         Saturday throuh Sunday

   Leave          Leave          Arrive

  2:40am        3:25am       9:55am           &
  2:40am        3:25am     10:30am   
  7:00am        7:47am       1:35pm            
  8:03am        8:47am       2:55pm           Saturday only--&
  8:03am        8:47am       3:25pm           Saturday only  
10:00am      10:47am      5:10pm         
11:08am      11:52am      5:10pm            (6:40pm after 9/4)
  2:00pm        2:48pm       9:00pm            & (Sun)

Nantucket     Stamford   New York    Monday through Friday
    leave           arrive          arrive

  7:50am         1:58pm       2:45pm          

  7:50am         2:29pm       3:20pm        

  9:55am         3:58pm       4:45pm       & % 

 11:00am        4:58pm       6:00pm 
 10:30am        4:58pm       6:00pm       &        

 12:50pm        5:59pm       6:45pm            

   2:15pm        7:58pm       8:50pm      
   4:05pm        9:58pm    10:50pm        
   7:00pm        1:21am*    2:15am*      

Nantucket      Stamford   New York     Saturday through Sunday

    leave            arrive          arrive 

  7:50am         1:58pm       2:45pm          

  7:50am         2:29pm       3:50pm

  9:55am         3:38pm       4:30pm        Sunday only--&%          

  9:55am         3:58pm       4:45pm        Sunday only--&%

 11:00am        4:58pm       5:50pm          

 12:50pm        5:59pm       6:45pm        Sunday only

   2:15pm        7:58pm       8:45pm        Sunday only 
   4:05pm        9:58pm     10:50pm         
   7:00pm        1:21am*     2:15am*    

&--5/24 through 9/4 only

%--not 5/18 through 6/11

Fares shown are one-way and the discount fares are the lowest fare possible per person (unless you qualify for even lower group fares for parties of 3 or more).  2-for-1 Fares require two people to travel together.  Fares are higher for popular departures and for bookings made fewer than 14 days prior to the date of departure