How to Reach Hartford


  • By Plane – Bradley International Airport is the nearest airport to the city and connects Hartford to various domestic and international airports across the globe. The airport is located 15 miles from Hartford.
  • By Train - Hartford Union Station is the main train station of Hartford. The train service is provided by Amtrak, that connects the city to Springfield, Massachusetts or New Haven, where further connections can be made to New York City.
  • By Bus – Numerous corporations run bus services in and out of the city. The major service providers include Greyhound which operates from Hartford Union Station and offers busses to and from Springfield, New Haven, New York City, and Boston. Megabus is another large operator that operates double decker busses to/from New York City, New Haven, Burlington, Amherst, and Boston.


  • By Public Transport: Hartford is home to an intricate network of public transport that run from early in the morning till late hours in the night and cover almost every neighbourhood in the city. These include numerous bus lines like Peter Pan Bus Lines, Greyhound Bus Lines, CT Transit, Dash and CTfastrak. Travelling by public transport to get around the city.
  • By Bicycle: Hartford has a wonderful network of paved trails and dirt roads along the Connecticut River, including trails on the East Hartford side which makes it a wonderful experience to explore the city via bicycle. BiCi Co offers rental bicycles, bike locks, and helmets for tourists and those with visiting family at very reasonable prices.
  • By Foot: Hartford is a dense city with many destinations within walking distance from Downtown hotels and the convention centre. The best way to explore the city is on foot. 

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Hartford. The most preferred mode of transport in Hartford is Car.

Average distance: 34.6 km Average time: 34.75 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 34.75 min Overall average time for 34.6 kms 34.75 min
Route Distance Time
Windsor to Hartford 5.52 km 5 mins
West hartford to Hartford 6.33 km 6 mins
Glastonbury to Hartford 8.72 km 8 mins
Chicopee to Hartford 15.38 km 15 mins
Avon to Hartford 16.23 km 16 mins
Wallingford to Hartford 18.36 km 18 mins
Southington to Hartford 22.09 km 22 mins
Bristol to Hartford 29.51 km 29 mins
Waterbury to Hartford 41.27 km 41 mins
Danbury to Hartford 86.28 km 1 hour 26 mins
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