There are 5 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Groton by train, bus, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 39 min

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

$97 - $251

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from JKF Terminal 4 to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct
  3. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct Bus

$34 - $73

3 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection-Eastbound to Orient Point North Fork-Eastbound
  2. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London

$48 - $88

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Groton 130.3 miles

$12 - $19

Fly, train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak

$140 - $505

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Groton hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $240 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Groton via New York, New York, Ny, and New Haven, Ct in around 4 h 53 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $240
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $220
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Bus from New Haven Union Station to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from Airport Connection-Eastbound to Orient Point
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
reservations.hamptonjitney.com
Book at
reservations.hamptonjitney.com
Ferry operators
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from Orient Point to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$17
Vehicle
$42

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Groton is 163 km. The road distance is 209 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Groton is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Groton is to drive which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $12 - $19.

No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Groton. However, there are services departing from JFK International Airport and arriving at New London Union Station Amtrak via Jamaica and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Groton. However, there are services departing from JKF Terminal 4 and arriving at New London, Ct via New York, Ny and New Haven, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Groton, including transfers.

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