There are 3 ways to get from New York to Chester by train, bus or car

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, line 2 bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Northeast Regional
  2. 2 / ...

$76 - $189

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. 2008 / ...

$20 - $45

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. 116.8 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Chester, CT, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Chester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Old Saybrook Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
9 Town Transit
Phone
860-510-0429
Email
info@estuarytransit.org
Website
estuarytransit.org
Bus from Old Saybrook Train Station to Chester Center
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
estuarytransit.org
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Chester is 150 km. The road distance is 187 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Chester is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 16 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Chester is to drive which takes 2 h 16 min and costs $11 - $17.

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Chester. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Chester Center via Main St and Gold St and Middletown Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from New York to Chester, including transfers.