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

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  2 h

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

$15 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct 2010 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Church St and Chapel St to State St and W Main St 229 / ...

$19 - $46

Train  •  3 h 27 min

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

$19 - $40

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from New York to Waterbury 92.5 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Waterbury is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Waterbury is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between New York and Waterbury is 76 miles. The road distance is 92.5 miles.

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The bus from New York to Waterbury, CT takes 2 h including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York and arriving at Waterbury, CT. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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No, there is no direct train from New York to Waterbury. However, there are services departing from Grand Central and arriving at Waterbury via Bridgeport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from New York to Waterbury every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $28 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Waterbury via Bridgeport in around 3 h 27 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 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
Train from Bridgeport to Waterbury
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$5 - $6
Off-peak onboard
$5 - $6
Onboard
$7 - $11
At station
$8 - $10
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York to Waterbury, CT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA
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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
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Church St and Chapel St to State St and W Main St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com

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