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

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Train  •  1h 16m

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

$11 - $65

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Bus  •  1h 25m

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

$11 - $17

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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The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Times Square is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stamford to Times Square is to taxi which costs $180 - $230 and takes 44 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stamford and arriving at Grand Central. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 16m.

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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 1h 16m and costs $11 - $65.

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The train from Stamford to Grand Central takes 1h 16m including transfers and departs every 30 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 Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Stamford station.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Times Square is to train which takes 1h 16m and costs $11 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1h 25m.

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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 16m

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

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Stamford to Times Square every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $23 and the journey takes 1h 16m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Stamford to Times Square 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 1h 25m.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
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
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
47 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
$28 - $40
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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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
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
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$28 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Stamford to Times Square
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$180 - $230
Stamford Taxi
Phone
+1-203-883-4553

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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 Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Grand Central station.

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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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