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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Old Saybrook Amtrak Northeast Regional

$76 - $189

Cheapest option

Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven New Haven
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Old Saybrook Shore Line East Train / ...

$24 - $216

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct 2010 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct 3434 / ...

$27 - $58

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from New York to Old Lyme 114.6 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Old Lyme is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 10 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from New York to Old Lyme is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 10 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Old Lyme. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Lyme St & Library Ln via New Haven, Ct and New London Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

More details

The distance between New York and Old Lyme is 96 miles. The road distance is 114.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from New York to Old Lyme without a car is to train which takes 3 h 40 min and costs $75 - $190.

More details

It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from New York to Old Lyme, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from New York to Old Lyme is to train which takes 3 h 40 min and costs $75 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $27 - $60 and takes 5 h 3 min.

Mode details

New York to Old Lyme bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New London, Ct station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Old Lyme is 115 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from New York to Old Lyme.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from New York to Old Lyme.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 96.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 40 min

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from New York to Old Lyme every 4 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Old Lyme via New Haven, Ct, New London, Ct, and New London Train Station in around 5 h 3 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Old Saybrook Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Train from New Haven Union Station to Old Saybrook Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Old Saybrook
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
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
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 68+ hotels available in Old Lyme. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

More details