There are 7 ways to get from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, subway  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av E

$28 - $73

Cheapest option

Towncar  •  41 min

  1. Take a town car from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport 32.4 miles

$16 - $180

5 alternative options

Train  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the train from Stamford to Grand Central New Haven / ...

$16 - $32

Bus  •  1h 59m

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

$17 - $27

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 32.4 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 32.4 miles

$3 - $5

Shuttle  •  41 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport

$50 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to taxi which costs $170 - $210 and takes 41 min.

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The distance between Stamford and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) without a car is to train and subway which takes 1h 30m and costs $28 - $75.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is to train which takes 1h 58m and costs $16 - $35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $16 - $27 and takes 1h 59m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) is 32 miles. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).

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There are 2206+ hotels available in New York La Guardia Airport (LGA). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA).
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  • Distance: 26.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and New York La Guardia Airport (LGA), USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $23 and the journey takes 1h 14m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 1h 25m.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$29 - $45
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$11 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$18
Rail Peak-At station
$12 - $16
Onboard-Peak
$16 - $23
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.

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 York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$28 - $40
Shuttles by Jayride
Shuttle from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Shuttle
$50 - $60
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers
Towncar from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Taxi from Stamford to New York La Guardia Airport (LGA)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Stamford Taxi
Phone
+1-203-883-4553

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