There are 3 ways to get from Newark to Fairfield by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Stamford to Fairfield New Haven

$69 - $178

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$25 - $59

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Fairfield 62.3 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Fairfield is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Fairfield is to drive which costs $6 - $9 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Newark and Fairfield is 55 miles. The road distance is 62.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Newark to Fairfield, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Newark station to Fairfield. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Fairfield via Stamford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Fairfield.
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  • Distance: 55.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Fairfield, CT, USA?

You can take a train from Newark to Fairfield via Stamford Amtrak and Stamford in around 2 h 6 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark to Fairfield hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $170
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Fairfield
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $15
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$7 - $12
Bus operators
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 Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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