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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 38 min

  1. New Haven

$14 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. 3464 / ...

$13 - $29

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. 62.6 miles

$6 - $9

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from New York to Stratford every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 38 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Stratford hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Stratford
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $17
Off-peak onboard
$21 - $23
Onboard
$22 - $30
At station
$20 - $23
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Bridgeport, CT - Greyhound Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Stratford is 88 km. The road distance is 100 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Stratford is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Stratford is to drive which takes 1 h 19 min and costs $6 - $9.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Grand Central and arriving at Stratford. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

The train from Grand Central to Stratford takes 1 h 38 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.