There are 5 ways to get from Stamford to Hartford 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 Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$70 - $190

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Darien to New Haven New Haven
  2. Take the bus from Union Ave and Opp 49 Union Ave to Union Station and Spruce St 950

$14 - $30

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Stamford, Ct to New Haven, Ct 3434 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct 2024 / ...

$22 - $47

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak Shuttle / ...

$28 - $199

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to Hartford 78.2 miles

$7 - $12

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Hartford, CT, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Stamford to Hartford 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stamford to Hartford via New Haven, Ct in around 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from Stamford to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to New Haven
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$11 - $13
Off-peak onboard
$18 - $19
Onboard
$17 - $24
At station
$14 - $18
Train from Darien to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$11 - $13
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $18
Onboard
$16 - $22
At station
$12 - $17
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Stamford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Union Ave and Opp 49 Union Ave to Union Station and Spruce St
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stamford and Hartford is 106 km. The road distance is 125 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Hartford is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 1 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Stamford to Hartford is to drive which takes 1 h 23 min and costs $7 - $12.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stamford Amtrak and arriving at Hartford Amtrak. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Stamford to Hartford. However, there are services departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at Hartford, Ct via New Haven, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

The train from Stamford Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak takes 1 h 53 min including transfers and departs three times a day.