There are 5 ways to get from Hartford to Shelton 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 255 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Shuttle / ...
  2. Take the line 255 bus from Chapel St and Temple St to Howe Ave and Hill St 255 / ...

$25 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus, line 229 bus, line 255 bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Capitol Ave and State Library to Waterbury Rd Park and ride Lot and Waterbury Rd 928 / ...
  2. Take the line 229 bus from Waterbury Rd and Commuter Lot to Temple St and Chapel St 229 / ...
  3. Take the line 255 bus from Chapel St and Temple St to Howe Ave and Hill St 255 / ...

$4 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus, line 255 bus  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct 2021 / ...
  2. Take the line 255 bus from Chapel St and Temple St to Howe Ave and Hill St 255 / ...

$13 - $31

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hartford to Shelton 45.3 miles

$240 - $290

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Hartford to Shelton 45.3 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hartford to Shelton is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hartford to Shelton is to taxi which costs $240 - $290 and takes 49 min.

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The distance between Hartford and Shelton is 38 miles. The road distance is 45.3 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Hartford to Shelton, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Hartford to Shelton. However, there are services departing from Hartford, Ct and arriving at Howe Ave and Hill St via Union Ave and Union Station and Chapel St and Temple St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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

You can take a bus from Hartford to Shelton via New Haven, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station, Church St and Chapel St, and Chapel St and Temple St in around 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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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
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Chapel St and Temple St to Howe Ave and Hill St
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
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Bus from Capitol Ave and State Library to Waterbury Rd Park and ride Lot and Waterbury Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Bus from Waterbury Rd and Commuter Lot to Temple St and Chapel St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Greyhound USA
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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 Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Capitol Ave. & Armory to Cheshire, CT Park & Ride Rt. 70, I-84 Exit 26
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
dattco.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hartford to Shelton
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$240 - $290
Ace Taxi Service
Phone
+1 860 244 999
Website
ace-taxi-service.com
Arrow Cab
Phone
+1 860 558 4825
Website
arrowcabct.com

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