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There are 4 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol by bus, train or car

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines, line 102 bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Asylum St and High St to Riverside Ave and Main St 102 / ...

$18 - $31

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Bus Greyhound USA, line 102 bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct 2008 / ...
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Asylum St and Trumbull St to N Main St and McDonald's 102 / ...

$21 - $47

Train, line 102 bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak
  3. Take the line 102 bus from Asylum St and High St to Riverside Ave and Main St 102 / ...

$40 - $83

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol 103.1 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Riverside Ave and Main St via Asylum St and High St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Bristol is 84 miles. The road distance is 103.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol without a car is to bus and line 102 bus which takes 4 h 9 min and costs $17 - $35.

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol, including transfers.

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Grand Central Terminal to Bristol bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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Grand Central Terminal to Bristol bus services, operated by CT Transit, arrive at Riverside Ave and Main St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Grand Central Terminal to Bristol is 103 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Bristol. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol.
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  • Distance: 83.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Bristol, CT, USA?

You can take a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Bristol via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Hartford, CT - Union Station, and Asylum St and High St in around 4 h 9 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
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
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Asylum St and High St to Riverside Ave and Main St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
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Bus from Asylum St and Trumbull St to N Main St and McDonald's
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.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, Ny to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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