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

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station

$19 - $30

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct 2008 / ...

$20 - $43

Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven New Haven
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak Shuttle / ...

$41 - $83

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  4 h 13 min

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

$95 - $238

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Long Island City to Hartford 117.5 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Long Island City to Hartford is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island City to Hartford is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Long Island City and Hartford is 97 miles. The road distance is 117.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Island City to Hartford without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 39 min and costs $18 - $30.

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Long Island City to Hartford, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Long Island City to Hartford is to bus which takes 3 h 39 min and costs $18 - $30. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $85 and takes 4 h 11 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Island City to Hartford is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Long Island City to Hartford.

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There are 108+ hotels available in Hartford. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Island City to Hartford.
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  • Distance: 96.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Long Island City to Hartford every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $27 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Long Island City to Hartford via Grand Central - 42 St, Grand Central, New Haven, and New Haven Union Station in around 4 h 11 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
43 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 York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com
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 New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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