There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Connecticut by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Northeast Regional

$80 - $200

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Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Bridgeport, Ct 3469 / ...

$22 - $55

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Bridgeport 154.6 miles

$15 - $22

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak

$117 - $432

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak

$119 - $469

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Connecticut is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Connecticut is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station station and arriving at Bridgeport Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Boston and Connecticut is 100 miles. The road distance is 154.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Connecticut without a car is to train which takes 2 h 47 min and costs $80 - $200.

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The train from Boston South Station to Bridgeport Amtrak takes 2 h 47 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Boston to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Boston, Ma station.

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Boston to Connecticut train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Connecticut is to train which takes 2 h 47 min and costs $80 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $22 - $55 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Connecticut.
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  • Distance: 99.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Connecticut, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Boston to Bridgeport every 4 hours. Tickets cost $80 - $200 and the journey takes 2 h 47 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Bridgeport hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Boston to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bridgeport, Ct station.

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Boston to Connecticut train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Bridgeport Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Connecticut is 155 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Boston to Connecticut.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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Book your Boston to Connecticut bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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There are 97+ hotels available in Connecticut. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs $1 - $20.

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