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

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Recommended option

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  2 h 22 min

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

$70 - $190

Cheapest option

Bus, line 215 bus  •  2 h 55 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  •  3 h

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

$92 - $224

Train, line 215 bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven New Haven
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Church St and Chapel St to 0 E Main St and Opp Saint Casimir Dr 215 / ...

$19 - $42

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from New York to Meriden 98.5 miles

$9 - $14

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from New York to Meriden 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 22 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 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Meriden Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express
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 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Bus from Church St and Chapel St to 0 E Main St and Opp Saint Casimir Dr
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Meriden is 134 km. The road distance is 158 km.

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

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

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Meriden Amtrak. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Meriden. 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 2 h 55 min.

The train from New York Penn Station to Meriden Amtrak takes 2 h 22 min including transfers and departs three times a day.