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

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Train Amtrak  •  1 h 28 min

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

$65 - $99

Cheapest option

Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  1 h 50 min

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

$54 - $79

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Southbury, CT

$80 - $104

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from New York to Monroe 71.1 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Monroe is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Monroe is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between New York and Monroe is 59 miles. The road distance is 71.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Monroe without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs $65 - $100.

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from New York to Monroe, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Monroe is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs $65 - $100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $110 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Monroe is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from New York to Monroe.

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There are 67+ hotels available in Monroe. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 58.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

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

Amtrak operates a train from New York to Monroe every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from New York to Monroe 3 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 45 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 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
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York to Southbury, CT
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com

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