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There are 7 ways to get from Atlantic City to Waterbury by bus, train, tram, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny 8544 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York to Waterbury, CT

$31 - $73

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Bus via Ballys, Nj  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballys, Nj to New York, Ny 8534 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York to Waterbury, CT

$37 - $73

Bus, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny 319
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
  3. Take the train from Bridgeport to Waterbury

$40 - $96

Bus, tram, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Broadway In Front Of Wrtc 551
  2. Take the tram from Walter Rand Transportation Ctr to TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station
  3. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Bridgeport to Waterbury

$47 - $111

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Atlantic City to Waterbury 215.9 miles

$21 - $35

Bus, fly to New Haven  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New Haven (HVN) PHL - HVN
  3. Take the bus from Church St and Chapel St to W Main St and Waterbury Green

$145 - $782

Bus, fly to Hartford  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Hartford (BDL) PHL - BDL
  3. Take the bus from Hartford to Waterbury, CT

$186 - $528

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The cheapest way to get from Atlantic City to Waterbury is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Atlantic City to Waterbury is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The distance between Atlantic City and Waterbury is 169 miles. The road distance is 215.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlantic City to Waterbury without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 46 min and costs $30 - $75.

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Atlantic City to Waterbury, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to New Haven Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlantic City to Waterbury is 216 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to drive from Atlantic City to Waterbury.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to New Haven Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Waterbury. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Atlantic City to Waterbury.
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  • Distance: 168.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

What companies run services between Atlantic City, NJ, USA and Waterbury, CT, USA?

You can take a bus from Atlantic City to Waterbury via New York, Ny, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, W 4 St, and New York in around 5 h 46 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$19 - $22
Train from Bridgeport to Waterbury
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$11 - $16
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Tram from Walter Rand Transportation Ctr to TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Ballys, Nj to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $40
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Broadway In Front Of Wrtc
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #8 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Greyhound Terminal -10Th St/Filbert St
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York to Waterbury, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford to Waterbury, CT
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $30
Website
peterpanbus.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Church St and Chapel St to W Main St and Waterbury Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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