Hartford Union Station Overview:
Transportation Options at Union Station:
Directions to Union Station in Hartford:
Parking at Union Station:
As of 2009, rates are $1.75 for the first half hour and $1.75 per half hour thereafter with a maximum daily rate of $12. If you are picking someone up or dropping someone off at Union Station, there is no need to park. You can pull in front of the station to pick up or drop off passengers.
Hotels Near Union Station:
Restaurants and Food Concessions at Union Station:
If you have time to linger over a meal, or if you're meeting someone in Hartford, the closest restaurant is Hot Tomato's, which is located right at Union Place. This Italian eatery, which is something of an institution in Hartford, has both indoor and outdoor seating. Reservations are a good idea.
Other Recommended Restaurants Within Walking Distance:
Hartford Union Station Tips for Visitors:
- Union Station is small, and you won't have any difficulty finding your way around. For example, there is only one train track--Track 1--so you can be pretty sure you're in the right spot.
- There is a steep set of stairs leading up to Track 1. If you are unable to climb or are carrying heavy luggage, you'll find an elevator on the opposite side of the station.
- If you will need a taxi when you arrive at Union Station, it's always a good idea to call ahead to make arrangements. Here is a list of Hartford taxi services.
- Before you call a cab, see if the free Hartford Star Shuttle might take you to your destination.
Contact Union Station:
One Union Place
Hartford, CT 06103