There are 4 ways to get from New York to Clinton by train, bus or car

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Clinton Shore Line East Train

$76 - $196

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Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven New Haven

$21 - $41

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct 2010 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Haven Union Station to Clinton Shore Line East Bus Substitution

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from New York to Clinton 103.8 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Clinton is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Clinton is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Clinton. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Clinton via New Haven Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to Clinton. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Clinton via New Haven Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between New York and Clinton is 86 miles. The road distance is 103.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Clinton without a car is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs $75 - $200.

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from New York to Clinton, including transfers.

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

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New York to Clinton 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 to Clinton is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs $75 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 30 min.

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New York to Clinton bus services, operated by Shore Line East, arrive at Clinton station.

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New York to Clinton train services, operated by Shore Line East, arrive at Clinton station.

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  • Distance: 86 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

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

You can take a train from New York to Clinton via New Haven Union Station in around 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Clinton via New Haven, Ct and New Haven Union Station in around 3 h 30 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Clinton
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Bus from New Haven Union Station to Clinton
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com

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