There are 5 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Bryant Park
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro New Haven

$31 - $46

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Train  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Stamford to Fairfield Metro

$46 - $102

Bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$31 - $37

Drive  •  1h 26m

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport 71.6 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  1h 26m

  1. Take a town car from Newark Airport to Bridgeport 71.6 miles

$260 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport - Terminal B and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport. However, there are services departing from Terminal B and arriving at Fairfield Metro via Newark Airport Railroad Station, New York Penn Station and Stamford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Bridgeport is 61 miles. The road distance is 71.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 43m and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2h 43m to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport bus services, operated by Newark Airport Express, depart from Newark Airport - Terminal B station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport train services, operated by NJ Transit, depart from Newark Airport Railroad Station.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport.
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  • Distance: 60.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 43m

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Bridgeport, CT, USA?

You can take a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport via Newark Liberty Airport Station, Newark Airport Railroad Station, New York Penn Station, Stamford Amtrak Station, and Stamford in around 3h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport via Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, Ny in around 3h 41m.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$21
Rail Peak-At station
$18 - $21
Onboard-Peak
$21 - $29
Train from Stamford to Fairfield Metro
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$16
Rail Peak-At station
$8 - $13
Onboard-Peak
$12 - $18
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Bus operators
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-(877)-894-9155
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Bryant Park
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17
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Newark Airport Express
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17
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Newark Airport Express
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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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 Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $20
Flexible
$30 - $45
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

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Towncar from Newark Airport to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$260 - $360
Private
$260 - $360

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport is to train which takes 3h 9m and costs $45 - $110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $40 and takes 3h 41m.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bridgeport, Ct station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Fairfield Metro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1h 26m to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Bridgeport.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Bridgeport. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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