There are 5 ways to get from Stamford to Bristol by train, bus, car or towncar

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, line 102 bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to Hartford Amtrak Vermonter / ...
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Asylum St and High St to N Main St and McDonald's 102 / ...

$28 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus, line 102 bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Stamford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
  3. Take the line 102 bus from Asylum St and Trumbull St to Riverside Ave and Main St 102 / ...

$23 - $51

3 alternative options

Train, line 102 bus via New Haven Union Station  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak
  3. Take the line 102 bus from Asylum St and High St to Riverside Ave and Main St 102 / ...

$29 - $203

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to Bristol 64 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stamford to Bristol 64 miles

$70 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Bristol is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stamford to Bristol is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stamford to Bristol. However, there are services departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at Riverside Ave and Main St via New Haven, Ct and Asylum St and Trumbull St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Stamford and Bristol is 53 miles. The road distance is 64 miles.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Bristol without a car is to train and line 102 bus which takes 3 h 14 min and costs $28 - $60.

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It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Stamford to Bristol, including transfers.

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

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Stamford to Bristol bus services, operated by CT Transit, arrive at Riverside Ave and Main St station.

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Map of how to get from Stamford to Bristol.
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  • Distance: 52.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

You can take a bus from Stamford to Bristol via New Haven, Ct, Hartford, Ct, and Asylum St and Trumbull St in around 3 h 57 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

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 Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from New Haven Union Station to Hartford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 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
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 Stamford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
52 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
58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to New Haven
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Asylum St and High St to N Main St and McDonald's
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
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Bus from Asylum St and High St to Riverside Ave and Main St
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Bus from Asylum St and Trumbull St to Riverside Ave and Main St
Ave. Duration
59 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 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
Other operators
Uber Connecticut
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stamford to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$70 - $95
UberXL
$120 - $160
Premium
$190 - $240
Premium SUV
$250 - $320

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