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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 9 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 38 min

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

$17 - $46

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Fairfield 62.3 miles

$6 - $9

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 9 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark to Fairfield 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
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $170
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Fairfield
Ave. Duration
35 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
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

How far is it from Newark to Fairfield?

The distance between Newark and Fairfield is 89 km. The road distance is 100 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Newark to Fairfield?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Newark to Fairfield?

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

Is there a direct train between Newark and Fairfield?

No, there is no direct train from Newark 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 9 min.

How long does it take to get from Newark to Fairfield?

It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Newark to Fairfield, including transfers.