There are 5 ways to get from Hartford to Norwich by train, bus, taxi 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, line 1 bus  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New London Union Station
  3. Take the line 1 bus from New London Union Station to Norwich Transportation Center 1 / ...

$32 - $135

Cheapest option

Bus, line 1 bus via Central Row and Travelers  •  4h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Central Row and Travelers to Old Saybrook RR Station and N Main St 921
  2. Take the bus from Route 1 & River St to New London Train Station 643
  3. Take the line 1 bus from New London Union Station to Norwich Transportation Center 1 / ...

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus, line 1 bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Capitol Ave and State Armory to Old Saybrook RR Station and N Main St 921
  2. Take the line 1 bus from New London Union Station to Norwich Transportation Center 1 / ...

$8 - $68

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hartford to Norwich 41.7 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Hartford to Norwich 41.7 miles

$4 - $6

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hartford to Norwich is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartford to Norwich is to taxi which costs $220 - $270 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hartford to Norwich. However, there are services departing from Central Row and Travelers and arriving at Norwich Transportation Center via Route 1 & River St and New London Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 41m.

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The distance between Hartford and Norwich is 36 miles. The road distance is 41.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Hartford to Norwich without a car is to train and line 1 bus which takes 4h 1m and costs $30 - $140.

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It takes approximately 4h 1m to get from Hartford to Norwich, including transfers.

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Hartford to Norwich bus services, operated by CT Transit, depart from Central Row and Travelers station.

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Hartford to Norwich bus services, operated by Southeast Area Transit District, arrive at Norwich Transportation Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hartford to Norwich is 42 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Hartford to Norwich.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Norwich. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hartford to Norwich.
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  • Distance: 35.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 1m

What companies run services between Hartford, CT, USA and Norwich, CT, USA?

You can take a bus from Hartford to Norwich via Old Saybrook RR Station and N Main St, Old Saybrook Amtrak Station, New London Union Station, and New London Union Station in around 4h 25m.

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
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hartford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$60 - $110
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New London
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Bus operators
Southeast Area Transit District
Phone
(860)-886-2631
Email
information@seatransit.org
Website
southeastareatransitdistrict.com
Bus from New London Union Station to Norwich Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
southeastareatransitdistrict.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-9181
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Capitol Ave and State Armory to Old Saybrook RR Station and N Main St
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $7
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Bus from Central Row and Travelers to Old Saybrook RR Station and N Main St
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
estuarytransit.org
Other operators
Taxi from Hartford to Norwich
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270
Arrow Cab
Phone
+1 860 558 4825
Website
arrowcabct.com
Ace Transport
Phone
+1 860 222-2222
Website
acetransportsct.com

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