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There are 3 ways to get from Manhattan to Bridgeport by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 31m

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport New Haven

$13 - $27

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Bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Bridgeport "Greyhound"

$13 - $19

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Drive  •  1h 8m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Bridgeport 55.4 miles

$5 - $8

Manhattan to Bridgeport by train

The train journey time between Manhattan and Bridgeport is around 1h 28m and covers a distance of around 52 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 12m. Operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), the Manhattan to Bridgeport train service departs from Harlem-125th St. and arrives in Bridgeport. Typically 232 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Bridgeport is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Bridgeport is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York and arriving at Bridgeport. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harlem-125th St. and arriving at Bridgeport. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 31m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Bridgeport is 49 miles. The road distance is 55.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Bridgeport without a car is to train which takes 1h 31m and costs $13 - $27.

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The train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport takes 1h 31m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Manhattan to Bridgeport bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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Manhattan to Bridgeport train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Harlem-125th St. station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Bridgeport is to train which takes 1h 31m and costs $13 - $27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $13 - $19 and takes 1h 55m.

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  • Distance: 49.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 31m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Bridgeport, CT, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $27 and the journey takes 1h 31m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Bridgeport once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 1h 55m.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
mta.info
At Station Off-Peak
$13 - $17
Onboard Off-Peak
$21
At Station Peak
$18 - $21
Onboard-Peak
$25 - $27
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 New York to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$30 - $45

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Manhattan to Bridgeport bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bridgeport station.

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Manhattan to Bridgeport train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Bridgeport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Bridgeport is 55 miles. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Manhattan to Bridgeport.

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