There are 5 ways to get from Newark to Groton by train, bus, car or plane

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 50 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$90 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct 2010 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct 3434 / ...

$26 - $64

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Groton 138.4 miles

$13 - $20

Fly to Boston, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak

$137 - $508

Fly to Providence, train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak

$237 - $734

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Groton hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Groton via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, and New Haven, Ct in around 4 h 19 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $210
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$160 - $220
Train from Providence Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $160
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New London, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $25

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Newark to Groton?

The distance between Newark and Groton is 188 km. The road distance is 221 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Newark to Groton is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 36 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Newark to Groton is to drive which takes 2 h 36 min and costs $13 - $20.

Is there a direct train between Newark and Groton?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at New London Union Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

Is there a direct bus between Newark and Groton?

No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Groton. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at New London, Ct via New York, Ny and New Haven, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

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

The train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New London Union Station Amtrak takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.