Skip the Car, Take the Train to Northampton

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Skip the Car, Take the Train to Northampton

Amtrak’s Valley Flyer and Vermonter both provide service to Northampton.

Valley Flyer
• New Haven1 – Hartford — Springfield – Northampton

• Washington – New York City – Northampton – Vermont

1 With scheduled connections to Metro-North and other Amtrak service in New Haven


from points south, including Hartford, New Haven, Stamford, and New York City

Trains arriving on Friday

ar. 3.57 pm | Amtrak’s Vermonter (Train 56)

ar. 10:23 pm | Amtrak’s Valley Flyer (Train 494)

Trains arriving on Saturday

ar. 3.57 pm | Amtrak’s Vermonter (Train 54)


Trains departing on Saturday

dp. 9:40 am | Amtrak’s Valley Flyer (Train 461)

dp. 2:01 pm | Amtrak’s Vermonter (Train 57)

dp. 8:35 pm | Amtrak Valley Flyer (Train 499)1

Trains departing on Sunday

dp. 9:40 am | Amtrak’s Valley Flyer (Train 461)

dp. 2:01 pm | Amtrak’s Vermonter (Train 57)

1 This train goes to Springfield, where you can change to CTrail Hartford Line train 6411, departing at 9:45 pm, for New Haven.


from Vermont

Trains arriving on Friday & Saturday

ar. 2.01 pm | Amtrak’s Vermonter (Trains 55 & 57)

Trains departing on Saturday & Sunday

dp. 3.57 pm | Amtrak’s Vermonter (Train 54 & 56)


The train station in Northampton is located minutes away (on foot) from all of the venues on Friday and Saturday.


To book your train ticket please visit the Amtrak website [] or use the Amtrak mobile app.


Northampton Jazz Festival schedule


Friday, October 4: Downtown Jazz Strut

FREE jazz performances throughout downtown Northampton, from 5:00 until 10:30 p.m.

Stroll, drink, and dine your way through seven Northampton restaurants, bars, and pubs while you listen to the best of western Massachusetts’ jazz artists all evening long.

Each jazz combo plays for two hours at each venue starting at half hour intervals, so you can catch some of every show! No cover, no minimum.


Saturday, October 5: Free Jazz plus Headliner Kurt Elling

Saturday’s FREE music lineup features jazz musicians from around the region and across the globe performing all across town, from Noon – 6:30 p.m.

The headliner — the Kurt Elling Quintet — will perform from 7:30 – 9:00 pm at the Academy of Music.


The complete schedule & lineup is available on this link
2019 Northampton Jazz Festival Schedule


Further info

2019 Northampton Jazz Festival (official site)

Northampton MA station | Trains In The Valley
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Page last updated: September 25, 2019
Page last reviewed: September 25, 2019