There are 5 ways to get from Shelton to New Jersey 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  •  3 h 14 min

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

$76 - $205

Cheapest option

Line 255 bus, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 255 bus from Howe Ave and Cornell St to Chapel St and Orange St 255 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny 2021 / ...

$16 - $46

3 alternative options

Line 255 bus, train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 255 bus from Howe Ave and Cornell St to Chapel St and Orange St 255 / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$78 - $208

Line 255 bus, train, bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 255 bus from Howe Ave and Cornell St to Chapel St and Orange St 255 / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven to Grand Central
  3. Take the bus from 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America to Newark Airport - Terminal C

$32 - $62

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Shelton to Newark 80 miles

$7 - $12

What companies run services between Shelton, CT, USA and New Jersey, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Shelton to Newark every 2 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shelton to Newark via Chapel St and Orange St, Temple St and Chapel St, Union Ave and Union Station, New Haven, Ct, New York, Ny, and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bridgeport Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Howe Ave and Cornell St to Chapel St and Orange St
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America to Newark Airport - Terminal C
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
newarkairportexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Shelton to New Jersey?

The distance between Shelton and New Jersey is 177 km. The road distance is 128 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Shelton to New Jersey?

The cheapest way to get from Shelton to New Jersey is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 32 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Shelton to New Jersey?

The quickest way to get from Shelton to New Jersey is to drive which takes 1 h 32 min and costs $7 - $12.

Is there a direct train between Shelton and New Jersey?

No, there is no direct train from Shelton to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Newark Penn Station Amtrak via Bridgeport Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between Shelton and New Jersey?

No, there is no direct bus from Shelton to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Howe Ave and Cornell St and arriving at Park Place At Raymond Blvd via Temple St and Chapel St, New Haven, Ct and Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Shelton to New Jersey?

It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Shelton to New Jersey, including transfers.