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There are 7 ways to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford by subway, train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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Recommended option

Line 7 subway, train  •  2h

  1. Take the line 7 subway from 111 St to Grand Central - 42 St 7
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Stamford New Haven / ...

$16 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 44 St Q32
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Stamford New Haven / ...

$15 - $36

5 alternative options

Bus, subway, train  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 34 St - Penn Station E
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station

$61 - $170

Taxi  •  41m

  1. Take a taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford 32.9 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  41m

  1. Drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford 32.9 miles

$3 - $5

Towncar  •  41m

  1. Take a town car from New York La Guardia Airport to Stamford 32.9 miles

$16 - $180

Shuttle  •  41m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from New York La Guardia Airport to Stamford

$16 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 41m.

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The quickest way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 41m.

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The distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Stamford is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford without a car is to line 7 subway and train which takes 2h and costs $15 - $35.

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It takes approximately 2h to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford is 33 miles. It takes approximately 41m to drive from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford.

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Map of how to get from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford.
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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h

What companies run services between New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA and Stamford, CT, USA?

There is no direct connection from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford. However, you can take the bus to Roosevelt Av/111 St, take the walk to 111 St, take the line 7 subway to Grand Central - 42 St, take the walk to Grand Central, then take the train to Stamford. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford via Roosevelt Av/74 St, Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av, 34 St - Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 2h 9m.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Stamford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$12 - $16
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 Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from Lga Intl Airport/Terminal B to Roosevelt Av/74 St
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Roosevelt Av/74 St to 5 Av/W 44 St
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from New York La Guardia Airport to Stamford
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $75
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from New York La Guardia Airport to Stamford
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) to Stamford
Ave. Duration
41m
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov
Scotty's Taxi
Phone
+1 210-943-1234
Website
scottystaxicab.com
Lime Car Service & Taxi
Phone
+1 201-461-9999
Website
limetaxicab.com
Babes Taxi
Phone
+1 201-944-6800
Website
babestaxi.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com
NYC.gov
Website
nyc.gov

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