There are 4 ways to get from Stamford to Times Square by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$11 - $160

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Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Stamford, Ct to New York, Ny 3469 / ...

$11 - $24

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Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stamford to Times Square 35.5 miles

$180 - $230

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to Times Square 35.5 miles

$3 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stamford Amtrak and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Stamford and Times Square is 31 miles. The road distance is 35.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Times Square without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs .

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The train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station takes 47 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Stamford to Times Square bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Stamford, Ct station.

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Stamford to Times Square train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Stamford Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Times Square is to train which takes 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Stamford to Times Square bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Stamford to Times Square train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Map of how to get from Stamford to Times Square.
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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Times Square, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Stamford to Times Square hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $160 and the journey takes 47 min. Metro-North Railroad (MNR) also services this route every 15 minutes. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Stamford to Times Square hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$11 - $13
Off-peak onboard
$17 - $19
Onboard
$16 - $23
At station
$13 - $17
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Stamford, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Other operators
Taxi from Stamford to Times Square
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230

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Yes, the driving distance between Stamford to Times Square is 36 miles. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Stamford to Times Square.

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