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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New Haven to Bridgeport?

Lowest Price$6.00
Fastest Train0h 19m
Trains Per Day9
Train Lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from New Haven to Bridgeport right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from New Haven to Bridgeport?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from New Haven to Bridgeport. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

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

In the last month, $6.50 was the average price of a train ticket from New Haven, 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 21 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $2.58 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from New Haven to Bridgeport?

The distance between New Haven and Bridgeport is approximately 16 miles, or 26 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 24 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 19 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 New Haven to Bridgeport are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Thursday 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 New Haven at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 New Haven to Bridgeport?

There are 9 scheduled trains on most days. 8 of these are direct connections to Bridgeport. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Bridgeport to New Haven. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New Haven to Bridgeport for $10.00.

Which train should you take from New Haven to Bridgeport?

There are 3 train lines with service from New Haven, Connecticut to Bridgeport, Connecticut. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 7 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak20h 47m$7.19
Amtrak Northeast Regional70h 22m$7.49
Amtrak Vermonter10h 21m$6.00

Where is the train station in New Haven?

There are two stations in New Haven where you can board the train to Bridgeport:

  • Union Station
  • State Street Station

Where is the train station in Bridgeport?

Bridgeport has one train station:

  • 525 Water St

Price trends for trains from New Haven to Bridgeport

Average prices by travel date

$15$10$5SepSep

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

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