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

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Train  •  2 h 1 min

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

$19 - $197

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Bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct 2010 / ...

$16 - $39

2 alternative options

Bus, line 229 bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Waterbury, CT
  2. Take the line 229 bus from 0 W Main St and Leavenworth St to Whitney Ave and Briarcliff Rd 229 / ...

$16 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from New York to Hamden 86.2 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Hamden is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Hamden is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Hamden. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Whitney Ave and Pinewood Rd via Union Ave and Union Station and Church St and Chapel St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between New York and Hamden is 74 miles. The road distance is 86.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Hamden without a car is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs $19 - $200.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from New York to Hamden, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from New York to Hamden is to train which takes 2 h 1 min and costs $19 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $40 and takes 2 h 18 min.

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New York to Hamden bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New Haven, Ct station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Hamden is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from New York to Hamden.

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  • Distance: 73.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Hamden hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Metro-North Railroad (MNR) also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Hamden every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $20
Off-peak onboard
$24 - $26
Onboard
$26 - $40
At station
$25 - $27
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York to Waterbury, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from 0 W Main St and Leavenworth St to Whitney Ave and Briarcliff Rd
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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buypasses.storesecured.com

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The nearest airport to Hamden is New Haven (HVN) Airport which is 8.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Hartford (BDL) (38.7 miles), White Plains (HPN) (47.9 miles), New York La Guardia (LGA) (66.9 miles) and New York JFK (JFK) (69.9 miles).

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There are 69+ hotels available in Hamden. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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