There are 3 ways to get from Groton to New Jersey by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$90 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from New London, Ct to New Haven, Ct 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny 2021 / ...

$25 - $63

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Groton to Newark 138.4 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Groton, CT, USA and New Jersey, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Groton to Newark hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 2 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Groton to Newark via New Haven, Ct, New York, Ny, and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 4 h 26 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $210
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New London, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Groton to New Jersey?

The distance between Groton and New Jersey is 242 km. The road distance is 221 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Groton to New Jersey?

The cheapest way to get from Groton to New Jersey is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Groton to New Jersey?

The quickest way to get from Groton to New Jersey is to drive which takes 2 h 38 min and costs $13 - $20.

Is there a direct train between Groton and New Jersey?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New London Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Newark Penn Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

Is there a direct bus between Groton and New Jersey?

No, there is no direct bus from Groton to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from New London, Ct and arriving at Park Place At Raymond Blvd via New Haven, Ct and Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Groton to New Jersey?

The train from New London Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak takes 2 h 57 min including transfers and departs hourly.