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There are 5 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain by bus, train or car

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Bus via Hartford, CT  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Hartford, CT Manhattan-Hartford-Cambridge / ...

$14 - $25

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Bus  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the bus from New York to New Britain "Greyhound"

$17 - $25

Train, bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven New Haven
  2. Take the bus from New Haven to New Britain "Greyhound"

$26 - $48

Train  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven New Haven
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak Station Amtrak Hartford Line / ...

$40 - $100

Drive  •  2h

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain 103.7 miles

$10 - $15

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The most affordable way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain is to drive, which costs $10 - $15 and takes 2h.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 2h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York and arriving at New Britain. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 20m.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal (Station) and New Britain is 89 miles. The road distance is 103.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain without a car is to bus via Hartford, CT which takes 3h 24m and costs $14 - $26.

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It takes approximately 3h 24m to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain, including transfers.

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Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain is to bus via Hartford, CT which takes 3h 24m and costs $14 - $26. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $100 and takes 4h 28m.

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Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New Britain station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain is 104 miles. It takes approximately 2h to drive from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain.

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  • Distance: 89 miles
  • Duration: 3h 24m

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal (Station), NY, USA and New Britain, CT, USA?

Go Buses operates a bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Hartford, CT every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 2h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Grand Central Terminal (Station) to New Britain via Grand Central, New Haven, New Haven Union Station, Hartford Amtrak Station, and Asylum St and High St in around 4h 28m.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
At Station Off-Peak
$16 - $20
Onboard Off-Peak
$25
At Station Peak
$22 - $26
Onboard-Peak
$29 - $32
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
gobuses.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 New York to New Britain
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from New Haven to New Britain
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $16
Flexible
$27 - $40

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