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There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford by train, subway, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Acela Express / ...

$82 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus, line 201 bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd Q10
  2. Take the bus from Queens Blvd/ 78 Av to 3 Av/E 42 St X63 / ...
  3. Take the bus from 1st Ave NY to New Haven, CT Ny
  4. Take the line 201 bus from Church St and George St to Main St and Hopson Ave 201

$16 - $38

3 alternative options

Line 4 subway, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 4 subway from New Lots Av to 125 St 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to New Haven New Haven

$25 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford 88.1 miles

$8 - $13

Towncar  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take a town car from New York JFK Airport to Branford 88.1 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) station to Branford. However, there are services departing from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station and arriving at Main St and Hopson Ave via Queens Blvd/ 78 Av, 1st Ave NY, Union Ave and Union Station and Church St and George St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford. However, there are services departing from Terminal 4 and arriving at Branford via Jamaica, New York Penn Station and New Haven Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 4 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Branford is 67 miles. The road distance is 88.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford without a car is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs $80 - $210.

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It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs $80 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus and line 201 bus, which costs $15 - $40 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford.
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  • Distance: 67.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Branford, CT, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford via Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd, Queens Blvd/ 78 Av, 3 Av/E 42 St, 1st Ave NY, New Haven, CT, Union Ave and Union Station, George St and Temple St Garage, and Church St and George St in around 6 h 55 min.

Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$22 - $25
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Jfk Terminal 5/Air Train Station to Kew Gardens Rd /80 Rd
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Queens Blvd/ 78 Av to 3 Av/E 42 St
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from 1st Ave NY to New Haven, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
boltbus.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Church St and George St to Main St and Hopson Ave
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Other operators
Private Transfers
Website
jayride.com
Towncar from New York JFK Airport to Branford
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford bus services, operated by CT Transit, arrive at Main St and Hopson Ave station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New Haven Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford is 88 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Branford.

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