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There are 5 ways to get from Hartford to Jersey City by train, bus or car

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station Shuttle / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$95 - $239

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Bus, line 119 bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jfk Blvd At Duncan Ave 119

$18 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny 2015 / ...

$18 - $42

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...

$76 - $192

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Hartford to Jersey City 121.5 miles

$11 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Hartford to Jersey City is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartford to Jersey City is to drive which costs $11 - $18 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hartford to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Hartford, Ct and arriving at Jfk Blvd At Highland Ave via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hartford station to Jersey City. However, there are services departing from Hartford Amtrak Station and arriving at Frank R Lautenberg Secaucus Upper Level via New Haven Union Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Hartford and Jersey City is 102 miles. The road distance is 121.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Hartford to Jersey City without a car is to train which takes 3 h 18 min and costs $90 - $240.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Hartford to Jersey City, including transfers.

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Hartford to Jersey City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Hartford, Ct station.

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Hartford to Jersey City train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Hartford Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Hartford to Jersey City is to train which takes 3 h 18 min and costs $90 - $240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $18 - $45 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Hartford to Jersey City.
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  • Distance: 102.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

What companies run services between Hartford, CT, USA and Jersey City, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Hartford to Jersey City via New Haven Union Station and New York Penn Station in around 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Hartford to Jersey City every 3 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
49 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
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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 Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Hartford to Jersey City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Hartford to Jersey City train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hartford to Jersey City is 122 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Hartford to Jersey City.

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There are 1875+ hotels available in Jersey City. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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