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Lowest Price$13.00
Fastest Train0h 48m
Trains Per Day11
Train Lines3
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Stamford, CT to New York, NY
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
December 6, 2019Solo travel
On time and friendly, helpful staff.
Give passenger 1 or 2 more minutes to get off the train before pulling off.
Be ready quickly to aboard and unboard the train especially for new solo travelers.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Stamford to New York 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.

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

In the last month, $27.63 was the average price of a train ticket from Stamford, CT to New York, NY. 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 27 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $15.66 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Stamford to New York?

The distance between Stamford and New York is approximately 34 miles, or 55 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 57 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 48 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to New York.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Stamford to New York are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 1:00am 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 Stamford to New York?

There are 11 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Stamford to New York.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New York to Stamford. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Stamford to New York for $11.00.

Which train should you take from Stamford to New York?

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

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Acela30h 53m$65.93
Amtrak Northeast Regional70h 59m$17.87
Amtrak Vermonter11h 2m$17.38

Where is the train station in Stamford?

There is one train station in Stamford:

  • Washington Blvd and S State St

Where is the train station in New York?

New York has one train station:

  • Penn Station

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