There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Stamford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  39 min

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

$10 - $20

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Bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Stamford, Ct 3464 / ...

$11 - $24

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$58 - $163

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Stamford 37.5 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Stamford 37.5 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Stamford is to drive which costs $3 - $6 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Stamford is to train which costs $10 - $20 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Stamford is 29 miles. The road distance is 37.5 miles.

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The train from Harlem-125th St. to Stamford takes 39 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Stamford, Ct. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Harlem-125th St. and arriving at Stamford. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The nearest airport to Stamford is White Plains (HPN) Airport which is 8.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include New York La Guardia (LGA) (26.1 miles), New York JFK (JFK) (31.2 miles), Newark (EWR) (42 miles) and Hartford (BDL) (75.4 miles).

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Manhattan to Stamford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at South Station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Stamford.
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  • Distance: 29.3 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Manhattan to Stamford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $20 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Manhattan to Stamford hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 24 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Stamford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $17
Onboard
$14 - $20
At station
$10 - $15
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
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 New York, Ny to Stamford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Stamford
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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