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Train  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Trenton Amtrak Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Trenton to Bristol Trenton Line

$30 - $77

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Train via New York Penn Station  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center Northeast Corridor

$17 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Bristol 78.4 miles

$7 - $12

Manhattan to Bristol by train

The train journey time between Manhattan and Bristol is around 1h 38m and covers a distance of around 68 miles. The fastest train normally takes 1h 7m. Operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, Amtrak and SEPTA, the Manhattan to Bristol train service departs from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arrives in Bristol. Typically 99 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 38m
Fastest train time:
1h 7m
Trains per week:
99
Cheapest price:
$30
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
02:53
Last train departs at:
21:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Bristol train schedules

Manhattan → Bristol
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bristol is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bristol is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Bristol is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 23 Jun 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Manhattan to Bristol is to drive, which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Bristol is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Bristol. However, there are services departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Bristol via Trenton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 46m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Bristol is 67 miles. The road distance is 78.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Bristol without a car is to train which takes 1h 46m and costs $30 - $80.

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It takes approximately 1h 46m to get from Manhattan to Bristol, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Bristol train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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Manhattan to Bristol train services, operated by SEPTA, arrive at Bristol station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Bristol is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Manhattan to Bristol.

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There are 121+ hotels available in Bristol. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 66.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 46m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Bristol, PA, USA?

You can take a train from Manhattan to Bristol via Trenton Amtrak Station and Trenton in around 1h 46m.

Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $120
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Trenton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
njtransit.com

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