Directions from New York to Watertown

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Waterbury, CT - Travel Center

$13 - $28

3 alternative options

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the train from Bridgeport to Waterbury Waterbury

$81 - $207

Train via Grand Central  •  4 h 31 min

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

$20 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from New York to Watertown 95 miles

$9 - $14

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from New York to Watertown every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $24 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Watertown via Bridgeport Amtrak, Bridgeport, Waterbury, and W Main St and Willow St in around 4 h 21 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Bridgeport to Waterbury
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$16 - $18
Onboard
$15 - $22
At station
$11 - $16
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
Bus operators
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 Waterbury, CT - Travel Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Watertown is 122 km. The road distance is 152 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Watertown is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Watertown is to drive which takes 1 h 46 min and costs $9 - $14.

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Watertown. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and arriving at Main St and Opp Town Hall Hill Rd via E Main St and N Main St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from New York to Watertown, including transfers.