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

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Train  •  2h 55m

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

$20 - $44

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Bus  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to New Haven, CT Manhattan-Providence

$1 - $4

2 alternative options

Train, line 15 bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport New Haven
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Bridgeport Transportation Center to Center St. at Coram Ave. 15

Drive  •  1h 28m

  1. Drive from New York to Shelton 71.3 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Shelton is to bus which costs $1 - $4 and takes 3h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Shelton is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Shelton. However, there are services departing from Manhattan, NY and arriving at Howe Ave and Cornell St via Chapel St and Temple St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from New York to Shelton. However, there are services departing from Grand Central and arriving at Derby via Bridgeport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 55m.

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The distance between New York and Shelton is 62 miles. The road distance is 71.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Shelton without a car is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs $20 - $45.

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It takes approximately 2h 55m to get from New York to Shelton, including transfers.

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New York to Shelton bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Manhattan, NY station.

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New York to Shelton train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Grand Central station.

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The best way to get from New York to Shelton is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs $20 - $45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1 - $4 and takes 3h 27m.

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Map of how to get from New York to Shelton.
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  • Distance: 62.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 55m

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from New York to Shelton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $29 and the journey takes 1h 34m. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from New York to Shelton once daily, and the journey takes 1h 50m.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
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
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $15
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $28
At station
$17 - $21
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to New Haven, CT
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
gobuses.com
Greater Bridgeport Transit
Website
gogbt.com
Bus from Bridgeport Transportation Center to Center St. at Coram Ave.
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
gogbt.com

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New York to Shelton bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at New Haven, CT station.

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New York to Shelton train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Bridgeport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Shelton is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1h 28m to drive from New York to Shelton.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Shelton. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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