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Journey Information

There are 15 intercity coaches per day from Hartford to New York. Traveling by coach from Hartford to New York usually takes around 2 hours and 45 minutes, but the fastest Greyhound coach can make the trip in 2 hours and 10 minutes.

Distance100 mi (161 km)
Shortest duration2h 10m
Cheapest price£12.25
Trips per day14
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Coach lines3

Coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for coaches from Hartford to New York

(Based on 87 ratings and reviews)

4.6

4.0

ROBERT

2 April 2022- Solo travel

Peter Pan Lines

Pros: Cost effective and fast. Cons: Everyone would love wider and more comfortable seatingarrive. Tips: Arrive 20 -30 minutes early.

Pros: Cost effective and fast. Cons: Everyone would love wider and more comfortable seatingarrive. Tips: Arrive 20 -30 minutes early.

5.0

Rebecca

7 January 2022- Visiting friends

Peter Pan Lines

Pros: On time and quick. Cons: Nothing I can think of. Tips: Have your ticket ready.

Pros: On time and quick. Cons: Nothing I can think of. Tips: Have your ticket ready.

5.0

Danielle

18 December 2021- Visiting friends

Peter Pan Lines

Easy and streamlined!

Easy and streamlined!

5.0

karembe

8 November 2021- Visiting friends

Greyhound

Pros: The calm in the Bus. Cons: It could be a good fit shwing the ticket from cellphone, because it is easier for most of people now to buy online ticket and show it from their phone.

Pros: The calm in the Bus. Cons: It could be a good fit shwing the ticket from cellphone, because it is easier for most of people now to buy online ticket and show it from their phone.

5.0

Cecil

24 October 2021- Business

Peter Pan Lines

The Traveling!

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Hartford to New York Route Map

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How much is a coach ticket from Hartford to New York?

£15.13 is the average price of a coach ticket from Hartford to New York. This is currently one of the best deals in coach travel. It’s easy to find a coach ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

£37£25£12MayMay

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a coach from Hartford to New York is expected to range from £19 to £26. If you are looking to travel to New York within the next week, you can find coach tickets starting from £20. The cheapest coach tickets in the next month are £19 and can be found on 8 June 2022.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Hartford to New York by coach will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, coach ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around £22 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap coach tickets is to book at least 26 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save £11.29 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What coach companies travel from Hartford to New York?

There are 3 coach lines from Hartford to New York available for you to search and book on Wanderu. With 7 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most coaches running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US22h 30m£14.78
Greyhound73h 9m£22.29
Peter Pan Lines62h 21m£27.30
  • FlixBus US

    FlixBus US

    FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 2 trips per day from Hartford to New York, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Greyhound

    Greyhound

    Greyhound is the largest nationwide coach carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 7 bus trips from Hartford to New York every day, with the average journey taking around 3 hours and 9 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to New York usually start from £17.

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  • Peter Pan Lines

    Peter Pan Lines

    Peter Pan Bus Lines is one of the biggest bus carriers in the Northeast region of the United States. Headquartered in Springfield, Massachusetts, the company offers affordable bus tickets and comfortable bus trips to over a dozen destinations across nine states and the District of Columbia. Peter Pan is known for their reliable bus service and green certified modern coaches that offer amenities such as onboard restrooms, free WiFi, power outlets and extra legroom between seats. Running an average of 6 bus trips every day during the week and 7 trips on weekends, Peter Pan is one of the main bus carriers between Hartford and New York, offering bus tickets as low as £27.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a train that goes from Hartford to New York?

Yes, there is a train that goes between Hartford and New York. Lines that cover this route include the Amtrak Vermonter and Amtrak Northeast Regional. Tickets are significantly more expensive than the bus, however. The average train ticket for this route is around $50, whereas the average bus ticket is just $11.

What buses go from Hartford to New York City?

Greyhound, Go Buses and Peter Pan all have routes from Hartford to New York City. Greyhound has the most daily scheduled trips, with 17 per day, and an average ticket price of about $13. Peter Pan Lines offers 11 trips per day, and tickets run an average of $28. Go Buses has a single route per day, with tickets averaging around $15. Trips from Hartford to NYC average between 2 hours and 15 minutes and 2 hours and 50 minutes.

Are there tolls between Hartford and New York?

Taking I-84 S or CT-15 S, you can expect to pay around $7.00 by mail, or $2.80 by E-ZPass NY. If you decide to go by way of I-95 S, you can expect additional tolls amounting to $9.50 by mail or $6.12 with E-ZPass NY.

E-ZPass is a pre-packaged passenger car tag that can be purchased for $25 at an authorized retail location. Once purchased, you create an account online through which you can pay for tolls. When passing through a toll, there is a dedicated lane strictly for E-ZPass customers.

To avoid tolls entirely, consider traveling by bus instead.

Is it safe to travel by coach from Hartford to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach takes an average of 2 hours and 45 minutes to cover the 100 miles from Hartford to New York. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 10 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by coaches from Hartford to New York on Saturday. Tickets for Saturday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Wednesday. Wednesday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Hartford?

The first coach leaves at 09:00 and the last coach leaves at 20:00. To see the times for all coaches from Hartford to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 15 scheduled coaches that travel from Hartford to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 14 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Hartford to New York; ticket prices start at £12.26.

City Information

Hartford

Hartford is the capital of Connecticut, and a New England destination with literary attractions, charming parks, and engaging activities for families.

The homes of Mark Twain and Harriet Beecher Stowe, both in Hartford, have been turned into museums to learn more about these authors and their lives. If you prefer Edward Cullen to Tom Sawyer, you may appreciate that a more contemporary literary giant, Stephenie Meyer, was born in Hartford too.

The Elizabeth Park Conservancy is a spread of formal gardens and grounds where you can walk, picnic, and catch outdoor concerts or tours. Kids will love the antique carousel in Bushnell Park, as well as the hands-on exhibits at the Connecticut Science Center. For those who prefer to wander through cute downtowns, West Hartford offers some of the best shopping in the area.

With a large nearby airport, and many intercity bus and train services providing access to hubs like Boston and New York, getting to Hartford is about as easy as a walk in Bushnell Park.

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Hartford?

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Departure stations

Union Station is a historic bus and train station located in the downtown area of Hartford, CT. Built in 1889, the station serves as the main stop in Hartford for all four Amtrak train lines that pass through the city, including the Northeast Regional, the Vermonter and the Valley Flyer, as well as the Hartford Line commuter train. Union Station is also used by bus carriers Greyhound and Peter Pan Bus Lines as their main bus stop in Downtown Hartford. The station is easily accessible from all parts of the city and its surrounding areas through a variety of local and express transit bus lines. At Hartford’s Union Station, you will find some fast food options and vending machines, as well as restrooms and a waiting area.

All coach stations in Hartford:

  • Union Station - 1 Union Pl

  • Morgan St Garage - Columbus Blvd

Where does the coach arrive in New York?

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Arrival stations

Port Authority Bus Terminal is the largest bus station in New York City. First opened in 1950, it is the main Manhattan bus stop for various regional and nationwide bus carriers that provide intercity transportation to and from NYC such as Greyhound, NY Trailways, Peter Pan Bus Lines, and Ourbus, among many others. Port Authority’s central location just steps away from Times Square provides easy connections to various other forms of transportation, including 13 lines of the NYC Subway, 11 lines of the NYC Bus, over 60 lines of the NJ Transit Bus, and shuttle services to each of the three airports in New York’s metropolitan area. At the terminal, you will find a variety of fast food restaurants and convenience stores, as well as a USPS branch and a bowling alley.

Coach stations in New York:

  • Port Authority Bus Station

  • 300-310 W 31 St (SW Corner of 31st & 8th Ave)

  • GW Bridge Bus Station

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