There are 2 ways to get from Brooklyn to Connecticut by subway, train or car

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

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Line 5 subway, train  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Church Av to Grand Central - 42 St 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport New Haven / ...

$17 - $53

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Brooklyn to Bridgeport 64.2 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Brooklyn to Connecticut is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brooklyn to Connecticut is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Brooklyn and Connecticut is 94 miles. The road distance is 64.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Brooklyn to Connecticut, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Connecticut is Hartford (BDL) Airport which is 19.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include White Plains (HPN) (64.7 miles), Providence (PVD) (67.5 miles), New York La Guardia (LGA) (85.1 miles) and New York JFK (JFK) (88.9 miles).

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Map of how to get from Brooklyn to Connecticut.
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  • Distance: 94.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Brooklyn, NY, USA and Connecticut, USA?

There is no direct connection from Brooklyn to Bridgeport. However, you can take the line 5 subway to Grand Central - 42 St, take the walk to Grand Central, then take the train to Bridgeport. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Bridgeport.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
+1 877-690-5116
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
$21 - $29
At station
$19 - $22

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
+1 1-800-872-7245
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
$140 - $200

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