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There are 4 ways to get from Manhattan to Plainfield by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New London Northeast Regional / ...

$129 - $249

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Hartford, CT Peter Pan / ...
  2. Take the bus from Asylum St and Opp Union Pl to Royce Cir and Nash-Zimmer Transportation Center 913

$85 - $118

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 42m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Plainfield 143.7 miles

$14 - $21

Fly, taxi  •  3h 23m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take a taxi from Providence to Plainfield

$258 - $544

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

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The social distance requirement in Plainfield is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Plainfield is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Plainfield is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 42m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Plainfield is 124 miles. The road distance is 143.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Plainfield without a car is to train which takes 3h 26m and costs $120 - $250.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Manhattan to Plainfield, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Plainfield is to train which takes 3h 26m and costs $120 - $250. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $120 and takes 4h 46m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Providence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 4m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Plainfield is 144 miles. It takes approximately 2h 42m to drive from Manhattan to Plainfield.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Providence Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Plainfield. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 123.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 26m

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New London every 3 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $95 and the journey takes 2h 54m. Amtrak Acela Express also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Plainfield via Union Station, Hartford, CT, Asylum St and Opp Union Pl, and Royce Cir and Nash-Zimmer Transportation Center in around 4h 46m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
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 New London
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $95
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New London
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $150
First Class
$130 - $260
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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.

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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 Hartford
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-9181
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Asylum St and Opp Union Pl to Royce Cir and Nash-Zimmer Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Two-Hour Pass - Senior (65+) / Disabled
$1
Two-Hour Pass - Youth (Age 5-18)
$2
Two-Hour Pass
$2
Two-Hour Pass Express - Senior (65+) / Disabled
$2 - $3
Two-Hour Pass express
$4 - $5
Two-Hour Pass Express - Youth (Age 5-18)
$6
Other operators
Taxi from Providence to Plainfield
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Action Taxi Response
Phone
+1 401-680-0620
Website
actiontaxiresponse.com

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