Cheap train tickets from Newark, NJ to Bridgeport, CT

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How much are train tickets from Newark, NJ to Bridgeport, CT?

Lowest Price£20.11
Fastest1h 43m
trains per day14
train companies3
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Overall score for Newark to Bridgeport
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Based on 1 reviews
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Users that traveled with Amtrak Vermonter report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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Bernice
5.0
2 October 2019Solo travel
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Superb staff in newark and on the train. Bell cap wonderful

How do you find cheap train tickets from Newark, NJ to Bridgeport, CT?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Newark to Bridgeport is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Newark to Bridgeport was £24.25. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 28 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £15.82 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Newark, NJ to Bridgeport, CT?

The distance between Newark and Bridgeport is approximately 59.78 miles, or 96.19 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 43 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Newark to Bridgeport?

On Sunday trains from Newark to Bridgeport are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Newark to Bridgeport?

Typically there are 14 schedules to compare for your trip to Bridgeport. On the route to Bridgeport 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Newark to Bridgeport, usually offering 11 trips per day. 12 train trips per day are direct connections to Bridgeport, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Newark, NJ to Bridgeport, CT, which start at £20.88.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Newark to Bridgeport

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Newark to Bridgeport start from £20.11, and on average cost £26.53. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Bridgeport. Amtrak in Newark leaves from Penn Station and one other station. And in Bridgeport trains arrive at 525 Water St,

From Newark to Bridgeport train travel on Amtrak takes 2 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Bridgeport faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 43 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £26.21 for a one-way train ticket to Bridgeport.

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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
2h 47m
Avg. Price
£26.53

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Newark to Bridgeport start from £20.11, and on average cost £29.25. Daily there are 11 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Bridgeport. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Newark leaves from Penn Station and one other station. And in Bridgeport trains arrive at 525 Water St,

From Newark to Bridgeport train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 2 hours and 1 minutes. If you are looking to get to Bridgeport faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 43 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 13 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £32.87 for a one-way train ticket to Bridgeport.

Toilet
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 1m
Avg. Price
£29.25

Amtrak Vermonter

Amtrak Vermonter train tickets from Newark to Bridgeport start from £20.11, and on average cost £26.42. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Vermonter schedules to Bridgeport. Amtrak Vermonter in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Bridgeport trains arrive at 525 Water St,

From Newark to Bridgeport train travel on Amtrak Vermonter takes 1 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Bridgeport faster, Amtrak Vermonter offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 43 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Bridgeport on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Vermonter scheduled trip per day, which will cost £29.77 for a one-way weekend reservation from Newark.

Toilet
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 55m
Avg. Price
£26.42

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Newark with trains to Bridgeport. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport
There is one train station where trains from Newark arrive in Bridgeport:
  • 525 Water St

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