There are 8 ways to get from Delaware to Connecticut by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak Vermonter / ...

$35 - $90

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Bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, De to New York, Ny 904 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$32 - $71

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Vermonter / ...

$81 - $177

Bus, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Midtown - 34 W. 31st St.
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Bridgeport New Haven

$32 - $56

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Wilmington to Bridgeport 180.8 miles

$17 - $26

Train, fly to Hartford  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Hartford (BDL) PHL - BDL

$222 - $622

Train, fly to New Haven  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New Haven (HVN) PHL - HVN

$192 - $902

Train, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to New York La Guardia (LGA) PHL - LGA
  3. Take the train from Woodside to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak

$241 - $770

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Delaware to Connecticut. However, there are services departing from Wilmington, De and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wilmington Amtrak and arriving at Bridgeport Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Delaware and Connecticut is 250 miles. The road distance is 180.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Delaware to Connecticut without a car is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs .

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The train from Wilmington Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak takes 3 h 10 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Delaware to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Wilmington, De station.

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Delaware to Connecticut train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Wilmington Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Delaware to Connecticut is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 34 min.

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

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Delaware to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bridgeport, Ct station.

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Map of how to get from Delaware to Connecticut.
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  • Distance: 249.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

What companies run services between Delaware, USA and Connecticut, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Wilmington to Bridgeport every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wilmington to Bridgeport via New York, Ny in around 5 h 34 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $130
Business Class
$85 - $140
First Class
$195
Train from Wilmington Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$50 - $140
First Class Seat
$110 - $150
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from Wilmington, DE - 3 W 4th St. to Midtown - 34 W. 31st St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
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 Wilmington, De to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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Delaware to Connecticut train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Bridgeport Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Delaware to Connecticut is 181 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Delaware to Connecticut.

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to Hartford Airport.

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