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There are 5 ways to get from Columbia University to Westport by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Westport New Haven
  2. Take the bus from Saugatuck Rr to Imperial Lot Imperial Ave Lo

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Bridgeport "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Bridgeport Transportation Center to Post Rd. West at Myrtle Ave. Cl

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Train, line 341 bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the line 341 bus from STAMFORD TRANS CTR BAY E and N STATE ST to Belden Ave and Opp Burnell Blvd 341

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Columbia University to Westport 43.6 miles

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Columbia University to Westport 43.6 miles

Columbia University to Westport by walk, subway, train and bus

The journey time between Columbia University and Westport is around 2h 55m and covers a distance of around 55 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 49 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 26m. Operated by MTA, Amtrak Acela Express, Amtrak Northeast Regional and others, the Columbia University to Westport service departs from Columbia University and arrives in Post Rd. East at Imperial Ave.. Typically 93 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 6m
Layover time:
49 min
Total time:
2h 55m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 26m
Journey distance:
55 miles
Services per week:
93
Cheapest price:
$17
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
02:08
Last service departs at:
20:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Columbia University to Westport walk, subway, train and bus schedules

Departing Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Columbia University → Westport
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Westport is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Westport is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Westport is 2 metres.

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Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Columbia University to Westport is to drive, which costs $4 - $7 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Columbia University to Westport is to taxi which costs $230 - $280 and takes 55 min.

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The distance between Columbia University and Westport is 39 miles. The road distance is 43.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Columbia University to Westport without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Columbia University to Westport, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Columbia University to Westport is 44 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Columbia University to Westport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Westport. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 39.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 38m

What companies run services between Columbia University, NY, USA and Westport, CT, USA?

You can take a bus from Columbia University to Westport via 125 St, 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Bridgeport, and Bridgeport Transportation Center in around 4h 28m.

Train operators
MTA Bus Company
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Westport
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$70 - $100
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$70 - $100
Business Seat - Child
$70 - $100
First Class - Adult
$120 - $170
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$120 - $170
First Class - Child
$110 - $160
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Norwalk Transit District CT
Phone
+1 (203) 299-5161
Email
info@norwalktransit.com
Website
norwalktransit.com
Bus from Saugatuck Rr to Imperial Lot
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
norwalktransit.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-9181
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from STAMFORD TRANS CTR BAY E and N STATE ST to Belden Ave and Opp Burnell Blvd
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Two-Hour Pass - Senior (65+) / Disabled
$1
Two-Hour Pass - Youth (Age 5-18)
$2
Two-Hour Pass
$2
Two-Hour Pass Express - Senior (65+) / Disabled
$1 - $2
Two-Hour Pass express
$3 - $4
Two-Hour Pass Express - Youth (Age 5-18)
$3
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 New York to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45
Greater Bridgeport Transit
Phone
+1 203-333-3031
Email
info@gogbt.com
Website
gogbt.com
Bus from Bridgeport Transportation Center to Post Rd. West at Myrtle Ave.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
gogbt.com
Other operators
Taxi from Columbia University to Westport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$230 - $280
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com

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