There are 5 ways to get from Connecticut to Hershey 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  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak

$176 - $459

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Bridgeport, Ct to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa Nyc
  3. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa

$41 - $106

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport to Grand Central New Haven
  2. Take the bus from New York to Harrisburg, PA

$49 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Bridgeport to Hershey 219.6 miles

$21 - $35

Fly, train, line 322 bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from New Haven (HVN) to Philadelphia (PHL) HVN - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
  3. Take the line 322 bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave

$116 - $500

What companies run services between Connecticut, USA and Hershey, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Bridgeport to Hershey via New York Penn Station, Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak, Harrisburg Amtrak, and Harrisburg Transportation Center in around 7 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bridgeport to Hershey via New York, Ny, Philadelphia, Pa, Harrisburg, Pa, and Harrisburg Transportation Center in around 8 h 24 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New Haven to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bridgeport Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Harrisburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Bridgeport to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bridgeport, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from New York, Ny to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Harrisburg, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Bridgeport, CT - Greyhound Bus Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bieber Transportation Group
Great Wall Bus
Bus from New York to Harrisburg, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
CAT Transit
Phone
+1 717-238-8304
Website
cattransit.com
Bus from Harrisburg Transportation Center to Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
cattransit.com
Book at
cattransit.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Connecticut to Hershey?

The distance between Connecticut and Hershey is 362 km. The road distance is 351 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Connecticut to Hershey?

The cheapest way to get from Connecticut to Hershey is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Connecticut to Hershey?

The quickest way to get from Connecticut to Hershey is to drive which takes 4 h 2 min and costs $21 - $35.

Is there a direct bus between Connecticut and Hershey?

No, there is no direct bus from Connecticut to Hershey. However, there are services departing from Bridgeport, Ct and arriving at Chocolate Ave & Cocoa Ave via New York, Ny, Philadelphia, Pa and Harrisburg Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Connecticut to Hershey?

It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Connecticut to Hershey, including transfers.