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Bus  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Hartford, CT Manhattan-Hartford-Cambridge / ...

$13 - $35

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Train  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Hartford Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$45 - $90

Train via New Haven  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Haven Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven to Hartford Amtrak Station Amtrak Hartford Line / ...

$49 - $140

Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from New York to Hartford 114.6 miles

$11 - $17

New York to Hartford by bus

The bus journey time between New York and Hartford is around 2h 40m and covers a distance of around 116 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 20m. Operated by Go Buses, Greyhound USA, Peter Pan Bus Lines and others, the New York to Hartford bus service departs from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St and arrives in Hartford, CT. Typically 48 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2h 40m
Fastest bus time:
2h 20m
Buses per week:
48
Cheapest price:
$18
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:00
Last bus departs at:
18:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Hartford bus schedules

New York → Hartford
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The cheapest way to get from New York to Hartford is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Hartford is to bus which costs $13 - $35 and takes 2h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St and arriving at Hartford, CT. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 13m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Hartford Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 48m.

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The distance between New York and Hartford is 99 miles. The road distance is 114.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Hartford without a car is to bus which takes 2h 13m and costs $13 - $35.

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The bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Hartford, CT takes 2h 13m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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New York to Hartford bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St station.

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New York to Hartford train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from New York to Hartford is to bus which takes 2h 13m and costs $13 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $90 and takes 2h 48m.

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Map of how to get from New York to Hartford.
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  • Distance: 99.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 13m

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

Go Buses operates a bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Hartford, CT every 4 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 2h 13m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Hartford Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $90 and the journey takes 2h 48m.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Hartford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $90
Business Class Seat
$70 - $140
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from New Haven to Hartford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from New Haven to Hartford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
gobuses.com
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 to Hartford
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from New York City to Hartford
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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New York to Hartford bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Hartford, CT station.

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New York to Hartford train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Hartford Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Hartford is 115 miles. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from New York to Hartford.

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