There are 10 ways to get from Washington to Bridgeport by train, bus, car or plane

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 Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$85 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$32 - $93

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak Vermonter / ...

$152 - $383

Bus via NEW CARROLLTON station  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to New York, Ny 2908 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct 3464 / ...

$42 - $98

Drive  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Bridgeport 284.7 miles

$27 - $45

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York La Guardia (LGA) DCA - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro

$81 - $471

Fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Newark (EWR) DCA - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro

$133 - $528

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to New York JFK (JFK) DCA - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak

$107 - $374

Fly to White Plains, line 971 bus, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to White Plains (HPN) DCA - HPN
  2. Take the line 971 bus from Main St and S Broadway to S State St and Stamford Station
  3. Take the train from Stamford to Fairfield Metro

$174 - $627

Fly to Hartford, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Hartford (BDL) DCA - BDL
  2. Take the train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from New Haven to Bridgeport

$110 - $482

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Bridgeport is to drive which costs $27 - $45 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Bridgeport is to fly and train which costs $80 - $480 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Washington and Bridgeport is 258 miles. The road distance is 284.7 miles.

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The train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak takes 4 h 50 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Bridgeport. However, there are services departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Bridgeport, Ct via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Bridgeport Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Bridgeport, CT, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Washington to Bridgeport every 4 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $210 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Bridgeport via New York, Ny in around 6 h 58 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $140
Business Seat
$130 - $210
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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 Washington Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Hartford Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
46 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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $28
At station
$18 - $21
Train from Stamford to Fairfield Metro
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$7 - $13
Train from New Haven to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$7 - $12
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
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 Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from New Carrollton, Md to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Main St and S Broadway to S State St and Stamford Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com

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