There are 3 ways to get from New Jersey to Groton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New London Union Station Northeast Regional / ...

$75 - $190

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Bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct 2010 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct 3434 / ...

$34 - $77

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Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Groton 138.4 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Groton. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at New London, Ct via New York, Ny and New Haven, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station station and arriving at New London Union Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Groton is 151 miles. The road distance is 138.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Groton without a car is to train which takes 4 h 12 min and costs .

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The train from Newark Penn Station to New London Union Station takes 4 h 12 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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New Jersey to Groton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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New Jersey to Groton train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Groton is to train which takes 4 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 24 min.

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New Jersey to Groton bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New London, Ct station.

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New Jersey to Groton train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at New London Union Station.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Groton.
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  • Distance: 151.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Groton, CT, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Newark to Groton every 3 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $190 and the journey takes 4 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Groton via New York, Ny and New Haven, Ct in around 4 h 24 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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, Ny to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25

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Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Groton is 138 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from New Jersey to Groton.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Groton. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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