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New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, Num 171
The Colonial

Boston MA to New York NY

229 miles.   2 hrs 45 min.

Through Service
to: Philadelphia, Baltimore, Washington via PRR No 171

Amenities ...

 COACH ONLY, no sleepers.  Dining Car.

operated jointly with Pennsylvania RR. By the 1960s, times were moved up 4 hours, leaving Boston at 1pm arriving at Pennsylvania Station New York, at 5:25 pm.

Arrives Connecting Cities Departs
- - - South Station
Boston MA
3:00 PM E 
3:54 PM E  Providence RI 3:57 PM E 
4:26 PM E  Kingston RI 4:26 PM E 
4:43 PM E  Westerly RI 4:43 PM E 
5:08 PM E  New London CT 5:08 PM E 
6:07 PM E  New Haven CT 6:12 PM E 
6:31 PM E  Bridgeport CT 6:31 PM E 
7:45 PM E  Pennsylvania Station
New York NY