There are 5 ways to get from New York to Meriden by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Meriden Amtrak Vermonter / ...

$29 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus, line 215 bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct 2010 / ...
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Church St and Chapel St to State St and RR Station 215

$16 - $39

3 alternative options

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  2 h 58 min

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

$92 - $224

Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  3 h 26 min

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

$37 - $69

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from New York to Meriden 98.5 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Meriden is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Meriden is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Meriden station. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at State St and RR Station via Union Ave and Union Station and Church St and Chapel St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Meriden Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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The distance between New York and Meriden is 84 miles. The road distance is 98.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Meriden without a car is to train which takes 2 h 17 min and costs $29 - $65.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Meriden Amtrak takes 2 h 17 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Map of how to get from New York to Meriden.
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  • Distance: 83.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 17 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from New York to Meriden twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Meriden via New Haven, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station, and Church St and Chapel St in around 4 h 11 min.

Train operators
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 Meriden Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
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
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
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Church St and Chapel St to State St and RR Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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