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

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Train  •  2 h 50 min

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

$90 - $250

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Bus  •  4 h 14 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 / ...

$34 - $77

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Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Groton 138.4 miles

$13 - $20

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

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

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The distance between Newark and Groton is 118 miles. The road distance is 138.4 miles.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Groton. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at New London, Ct via New York, Ny and New Haven, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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

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There are 90+ hotels available in Groton. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Groton.
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  • Distance: 117.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Groton every 3 hours. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Groton via New York, Ny and New Haven, Ct in around 4 h 14 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 New London Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $210
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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 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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