Railroad

Last Updated Jan 2014


Today, a combination of rail services can bring you to Waterbury. Amtrak from points north and south connect to local service in Bridgeport, just 30 minutes away. The Metro-North commuter rail also adds frequent trips from New York's Grand Central Terminal to Bridgeport, again providing connections to Waterbury.

Metro-North Railroad

Phone: 800-638-7646
Metro-North departs from New York City's Grand Central Terminal and will transport you to Bridgeport, where you connect via rail or bus to Waterbury.

Amtrak

Phone: 800-USA-RAIL
Take Amtrak from any major East Coast city to Bridgeport - just 30 minutes from Waterbury. Approximate travel times to Bridgeport by rail are:

  • Boston MA (3 hours)
  • Providence RI (2 hours, 15 minutes)
  • New York NY (1 hour, 10 minutes)
  • Philadelphia PA (2 hours, 45 minutes)
  • Washington, D.C. (4 hours, 35 minutes)