There are 3 ways to get from New York to Old Lyme by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Northeast Regional

$76 - $189

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. 2010 / ...
  2. 3434 / ...

$27 - $58

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. 114.6 miles

$11 - $17

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 hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 18 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 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Old Saybrook Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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
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
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Bus from New Haven Union Station to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Old Lyme is 154 km. The road distance is 183 km.

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

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

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

It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from New York to Old Lyme, including transfers.