There are 5 ways to get from Hartford to Montauk by train, ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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, ferry  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New London Union Station
  3. Take the ferry from New London to Montauk

$82 - $274

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Hartford to New London
  2. Take the car ferry from New London to Orient Point
  3. Drive from Orient Point to Montauk

$29 - $63

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New York, Ny 2015 / ...
  2. Take the bus from 40th & Lex to Montauk Montauk-Eastbound / ...

$48 - $87

Train  •  6 h 29 min

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

$117 - $267

Bus, ferry  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Capitol Ave and State Armory to Old Saybrook RR Station and N Main St 921
  2. Take the bus from Route 1 & River St to New London Train Station 634
  3. Take the ferry from New London to Montauk

$56 - $58

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hartford to Montauk is to drive and car ferry which costs $28 - $65 and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartford to Montauk is to drive and car ferry which costs $28 - $65 and takes 4 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hartford to Montauk. However, there are services departing from Hartford Amtrak and arriving at Montauk via New Haven Union Station and Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 29 min.

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The distance between Hartford and Montauk is 63 miles.

The best way to get from Hartford to Montauk without a car is to train and ferry which takes 5 h 42 min and costs $80 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Hartford to Montauk, including transfers.

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Hartford to Montauk train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Hartford Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Hartford to Montauk is to bus which takes 6 h 7 min and costs $45 - $90. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $110 - $270 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Hartford to Montauk.
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  • Distance: 63.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from Hartford to Montauk via New York, Ny, Times Sq - 42 St, Grand Central - 42 St, and 40th & Lex in around 6 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hartford to Montauk via New Haven Union Station, New York Penn Station, and Penn Station in around 6 h 29 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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station
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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
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 to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 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 Montauk
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Hampton Luxury Liner
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from 39th St- Lexington btwn 38th & 38th St to Montauk- 34 S. Euclid Avenue
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Hampton Ambassador
Phone
631.283.4676
Website
hamptonambassador.com
Bus from 40th & Lex to Montauk
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
hamptonambassador.com
Book at
hamptonambassador.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Capitol Ave and State Armory to Old Saybrook RR Station and N Main St
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
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9 Town Transit
Phone
860-510-0429
Email
info@estuarytransit.org
Website
estuarytransit.org
Bus from Route 1 & River St to New London Train Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
estuarytransit.org
Ferry operators
Viking Fleet
Website
vikingfleet.com
Ferry from New London to Montauk
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
vikingfleet.com
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from New London to Orient Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$17
Vehicle
$42

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