There are 6 ways to get from Hartford to Long Island by train, car ferry, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, car ferry  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson

$89 - $201

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Hartford to Bridgeport
  2. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson

$24 - $28

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry, bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from New Haven to Bridgeport
  3. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
  4. Take the bus from Main Street to Smith Haven Mall S60

$47 - $242

Bus, car ferry  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Bridgeport, Ct 2011
  2. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson

$33 - $47

Train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma

$106 - $250

Bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny 2015 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to Lake Ronkonkoma Binghamton-Patchogue / ...

$42 - $81

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hartford to Long Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $24 - $28 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartford to Long Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $24 - $28 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Hartford and Long Island is 69 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Hartford to Long Island, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hartford to Long Island. However, there are services departing from Hartford, Ct and arriving at Williams Boulevard via New York, Ny, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl and Expressway Drive North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Hartford, CT, USA and Long Island, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Hartford to Centereach via New Haven Union Station Amtrak, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Ronkonkoma, and Railroad Avenue in around 5 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hartford to Centereach via New York, Ny, Queens Vil, Ny, Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl, Lake Ronkonkoma, and Expressway Drive North in around 6 h 44 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$7 - $12
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Main Street to Smith Haven Mall
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Queens Village-Hillside Av/Springfield Bl to Lake Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
sales.coachusa.com
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com

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