There are 3 ways to get from Connecticut to Jersey City by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport to Grand Central New Haven
  2. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square Path

$17 - $32

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Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bridgeport, Ct to New York, Ny 3469 / ...

$14 - $31

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Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Bridgeport to Jersey City 65.1 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from Connecticut to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Bridgeport, Ct and arriving at Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Connecticut to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Bridgeport and arriving at Journal Square via 33rd Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Connecticut and Jersey City is 95 miles. The road distance is 65.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Connecticut to Jersey City without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Connecticut to Jersey City, including transfers.

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Connecticut to Jersey City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Bridgeport, Ct station.

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Connecticut to Jersey City train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Bridgeport station.

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The best way to get from Connecticut to Jersey City is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 55 min.

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Connecticut to Jersey City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Connecticut to Jersey City train services, operated by PATH, arrive at Journal Square station.

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  • Distance: 95.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between Connecticut, USA and Jersey City, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Bridgeport to Jersey City via Grand Central and 33rd Street in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Bridgeport to Jersey City hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Bridgeport to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 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
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 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

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Yes, the driving distance between Connecticut to Jersey City is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Connecticut to Jersey City.

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There are 1764+ hotels available in Jersey City. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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