There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Connecticut by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 44 min

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

$80 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 55 min

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

$22 - $55

4 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Hartford, CT - Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to Bridgeport, CT - Greyhound Bus Terminal 2039,2071

$29 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Bridgeport 154.6 miles

$15 - $22

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 9 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

$121 - $457

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 31 min

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

$117 - $418

Questions & Answers

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 takes 2 h 40 min and costs $15 - $22.

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The distance between Boston and Connecticut is 159 km. The road distance is 247 km.

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The train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak takes 2 h 44 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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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 Amtrak and arriving at Bridgeport Amtrak. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Boston to Bridgeport every 2 hours. Tickets cost $80 - $200 and the journey takes 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Bridgeport via Hartford, CT - Union Station in around 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to Bridgeport, CT - Greyhound Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
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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