Northampton station

Detailed information for Amtrak’s station stop in Northampton, Massachusetts.

Northampton station | looking south | July 23, 2019
Note | the station platform is open during construction


Northampton station
170 Pleasant St
Northampton, MA 01060


GPS Address | 100 Railroad Ave., Northampton, MA


Amtrak Train Status | Northampton

• Platform with open shelter ♿

• No ticket office

• No restrooms


Amtrak Service

• Vermont – Northampton – New York – Washington

New Amtrak service, starting soon
• Greenfield – Northampton – Springfield – Hartford – New Haven¹

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



Short-term parking

Free short-term parking (up to 30 minutes) is available in the parking lots adjacent to the station.


Long-Term Parking

City of Northampton Garage [map]
85 Hampton Ave (a 5-10 minute walk from the station)
Northampton, Ma


Local and Regional Bus Connections

The Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA) provides service within Northampton and the surrounding area.

Click on one of the links below to view the options for travel between the station and,

Amherst  |  UMass Amherst

All other points

Note | these links will take you to the transit information on Google Maps. You will need to select the appropriate departure time/date on the site. You may also wish to change the starting point or destination.


Pioneer Valley Transit Authority

PVTA Northampton Routes

39    Smith/ Hampshire College
39E  Smith/ Mount Holyoke College
R41  Northampton/ Easthampton/ HCC / Holyoke Mall
R42  Northampton/ Williamsburg
B43  Northampton/ Hadley/ Amherst
R44  Florence Heights via King St and Bridge Rd
B48  Northampton/ Holyoke via Route 5


Bike Share Service

ValleyBike Share dock at Northampton Station | September 2018

ValleyBike Share’s dock at the Northampton station is located on the bike path, near Pleasant Street.

For further information visit the ValleyBike Share website.


Taxi and Rideshare Services

A listing of services can be found on the link below.

Taxi and Rideshare Services | Trains In The Valley


Rental cars

Enterprise Rent-a-Car in Northampton
24 North King St
Northampton, MA

Hours | Mon-Fri 8 AM – 6 PM and Sat 9 AM – 1 PM

Enterprise will happily pick you up and drop you off.


Visitor information

Northampton, Ma. events calendar

Hampshire County tourist information

Pioneer Valley tourist information

“Northampton, Massachusetts | Could You Live Here?”
By Annie Graves | Yankee Magazine | January 2, 2018


Special notes

The Deck — an outdoor food and beverage establishment — is located steps away from the boarding platform. It is open during the warmer months of the year.

The historic Union Station building was once the main station in Northampton. The property, which includes the building and the parking lots, is privately owned today.


See also

Amtrak travel options in the region

Hartford Line (Springfield – Hartford – New Haven)

Infrastructure – Northampton

Northampton platform extension project



Page last updated: August 15, 2019
Page last reviewed: August 9, 2018