There are 4 ways to get from Shelton to New York 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 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bridgeport to Grand Central New Haven

$20 - $44

Cheapest option

Line 255 bus, bus  •  3 h 42 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 3469 / ...

$17 - $42

2 alternative options

Line 255 bus, train  •  3 h 12 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 to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$73 - $198

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Shelton to New York 73.6 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Shelton to New York. However, there are services departing from Howe Ave and Cornell St and arriving at New York, Ny via Temple St and Chapel St and New Haven, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Shelton to New York. However, there are services departing from Derby and arriving at Grand Central via Bridgeport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

More details

The distance between Shelton and New York is 62 miles. The road distance is 73.6 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Shelton to New York without a car is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Shelton to New York, including transfers.

More details

Shelton to New York bus services, operated by CT Transit, depart from Howe Ave and Cornell St station.

More details

Shelton to New York train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Bridgeport station.

More details

The best way to get from Shelton to New York is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 255 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 42 min.

Mode details

Shelton to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

More details

Shelton to New York train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Grand Central station.

More details

Map of how to get from Shelton to New York.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 62.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Shelton to New York every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $14 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Shelton to New York via Chapel St and Orange St, Temple St and Chapel St, Union Ave and Union Station, and New Haven, Ct in around 3 h 42 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Bridgeport to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$19 - $22
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
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

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New Haven to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Shelton to New York is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Shelton to New York.

Get driving directions

There are 1801+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $116 USD per night.

More details