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

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Train  •  1 h 33 min

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

$14 - $50

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Bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$13 - $29

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Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from New York to Bridgeport 59.5 miles

$5 - $9

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Bridgeport. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

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The distance between New York and Connecticut is 92 miles. The road distance is 59.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Connecticut without a car is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs .

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The train from Grand Central to Bridgeport takes 1 h 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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New York to Connecticut train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Grand Central station.

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The best way to get from New York to Connecticut is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 4 min.

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New York to Connecticut bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bridgeport, Ct station.

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New York to Connecticut train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Bridgeport station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Connecticut.
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  • Distance: 91.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from New York to Bridgeport every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 33 min. Amtrak also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Bridgeport hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$19 - $22
Amtrak

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 Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Connecticut is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from New York to Connecticut.

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