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Trip Summary

There are 10 daily trains from Stamford to Bridgeport. Traveling by train from Stamford to Bridgeport usually takes around 28 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Northeast Regional train can make the trip in 25 minutes.

Distance20 mi (32 km)
Fastest train0h 25m
Lowest price£5.04
Trains per day10
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Northeast Regional
Train lines2

What is the price of a train ticket from Stamford to Bridgeport?

In the last month, £9.21 was the average price of a train ticket from Stamford, CT to Bridgeport, CT. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £9.52 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

£22£14£7AugAug

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Stamford to Bridgeport will vary between £5 and £17. Planning a train trip to Bridgeport within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Stamford over the next 7 days is £6. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Stamford to Bridgeport by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for September. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £5 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Stamford to Bridgeport in August, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £12 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

£36£29£22£14£73020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 29 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Bridgeport from Stamford will be about £9.52 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Stamford to Bridgeport?

2 train services operate from Stamford, Connecticut to Bridgeport, Connecticut. Amtrak Northeast Regional usually has more trains scheduled, with 9 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Northeast Regional90h 28m£11.92
Amtrak Vermonter10h 28m£8.02
  • Amtrak Northeast Regional

    Amtrak Northeast Regional

    The Northeast Regional is Amtrak’s passenger rail service that runs between Boston, MA and Virginia Beach, VA, connecting over 50 cities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. While the line’s downtown-to-downtown train service makes traveling between the biggest cities in the Northeast convenient and hassle-free, the train’s amenities make the journey comfortable and relaxing as well. Amtrak passengers can enjoy large seats with extra legroom and power outlets, as well as free WiFi and clean bathrooms. With 9 daily train trips from Stamford to Bridgeport, the Northeast Regional is the busiest and most popular among all Amtrak routes.

  • Amtrak Vermonter

    Amtrak Vermonter

    The Vermonter is an Amtrak passenger train that connects St. Albans, VT to Washington, D.C. by way of New York City. The journey is renowned for the beautiful scenic views that it presents as it passes through the Green Mountains and the Berkshires. Aboard the Vermonter, passengers can enjoy free WiFi, power outlets at every seat and extra legroom. You can also grab a bite to eat or enjoy a refreshing beverage from the train’s café. There are 1 Vermonter trains traveling from Stamford to Bridgeport every day, with prices starting from £5.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Stamford to Bridgeport during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train 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, train 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 train 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 train.

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 train journey from Stamford to Bridgeport?

The distance between Stamford and Bridgeport is approximately 20 miles, or 32 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 28 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 25 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Bridgeport.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Stamford to Bridgeport are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Stamford at 03:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 19:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Stamford to Bridgeport?

There are 10 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Stamford to Bridgeport.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Bridgeport to Stamford. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Stamford to Bridgeport for £12.24.

City Information

Bridgeport

While it has fallen on hard times after WW2, Bridgeport has seen many new development projects that have breathed an air of life to the city, making it an attractive destination for many young travelers. The city’s prime attraction is the Klein Memorial Auditorium, which features amazing art-deco architecture and a lavish marble lobby. The auditorium is being used as a theater, so check out their calendar when you’re in town. Nature lovers should consider giving Beardsley Zoo a visit, as it holds a wide variety of ecosystems, including a rainforest building. It is also a good picnic spot if you simply want to lounge around. For those who enjoy learning more about the city and its people, head over to the Barnum Museum.

For those who just can’t have enough steaks, Joseph’s Steakhouse is the place to be. If you wish to try an authentically American culinary experience, Walrus + Carpenter is a famous local spot.

The city’s main bus station is the Greyhound Bus Terminal located at 710 Water St in Downtown Bridgeport. The main Amtrak train station is also located on Water St, just a block south from the bus station. Bridgeport is served by Amtrak’s Northeast Regional and Vermonter lines. The city’s main airport is the Sikorsky Memorial Airport, which is three miles southeast of downtown.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Stamford?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Stamford.

Where is the train station in Bridgeport?

Arrival stations

Bridgeport has one train station.

Need a return trip from Bridgeport to Stamford?

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