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

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Train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Wallingford Amtrak Northeast Regional

$70 - $190

Cheapest option

Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR), line 215 bus  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven New Haven
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Church St and Chapel St to S Main St and Ward St 215 / ...

$23 - $64

3 alternative options

Train Amtrak Acela Express, line 215 bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Church St and Chapel St to S Main St and Ward St 215 / ...

$78 - $206

Bus, line 215 bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct 2010 / ...
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Church St and George St to S Main St and Ward St 215 / ...

$25 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Wallingford 101.1 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Wallingford is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Wallingford is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Newark and Wallingford is 87 miles. The road distance is 101.1 miles.

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The train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Wallingford Amtrak takes 2 h 51 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Wallingford. However, there are services departing from Newark, Nj and arriving at S Main St and Ward St via New York, Ny, Union Ave and Union Station and Church St and George St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak station and arriving at Wallingford Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The best way to get from Newark to Wallingford without a car is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs $70 - $190.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Wallingford.
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  • Distance: 86.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Newark to Wallingford once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Wallingford via New York, Ny, New Haven, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station, and Church St and George St in around 3 h 24 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Wallingford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
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 Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Church St and Chapel St to S Main St and Ward St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Bus from Church St and George St to S Main St and Ward St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
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

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