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

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Train  •  2 h 57 min

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

$90 - $250

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Bus  •  4 h

  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 / ...

$34 - $76

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Groton to Newark 138.4 miles

$13 - $20

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

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

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The distance between Groton and New Jersey is 151 miles. The road distance is 138.4 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Groton to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from New London, Ct and arriving at Newark, Nj via New Haven, Ct and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Groton to Newark every 4 hours. 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 and New York, Ny in around 4 h.

Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $210
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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 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
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Bus from New London to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com

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