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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New York to Stamford?

Lowest Price$13.00
Fastest Train0h 43m
Trains Per Day14
Train Lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

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

In the last month, $28.01 was the average price of a train ticket from New York, NY to Stamford, 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 20 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $15.25 more than that for a same-day booking.

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

The distance between New York and Stamford is approximately 34 miles, or 55 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 48 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 43 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Stamford.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New York to Stamford 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 New York at 2:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. 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 York to Stamford?

There are 14 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from New York to Stamford.

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

Which train should you take from New York to Stamford?

There are 3 train lines with service from New York, New York to Stamford, Connecticut. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 9 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Acela40h 46m$68.79
Amtrak Northeast Regional90h 50m$15.08
Amtrak Vermonter10h 47m$14.14

Where is the train station in New York?

There is one train station in New York:

  • Penn Station

Where is the train station in Stamford?

Stamford has one train station:

  • Washington Blvd and S State St

Price trends for trains from New York to Stamford

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15OctNov

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from New York, NY to Stamford, CT
4.0
Based on 4 ratings and reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Overview
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)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
3.0
Value
1.0
Condition
4.0
Nataliia
1.0
June 7, 2019Regular commuter
Cons
Our route was Washington, DC - New York - Stamford, CT. We were late for more than 2 hours to New York, and missed the train to Stamford. We would like to receive compensation for the tickets from New York to Stamford.

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