Quickest 1h 4min
There are 3 bus companies, 1 train company operating 2 routes - Acela Express, Northeast Regional, 5 airlines, 1 ferry company from Boston to Stamford. The cheapest bus costs $22 and is 5h 4min. The cheapest train costs $29 and is 2h 53min. The cheapest flight costs $149 and is 14h 28min. The cheapest ferry costs $165 and is 5h 44min.
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There are 5 ways to travel from Boston to Stamford. 4 buses, 3 trains, 4 flights, 1 ferry and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The by car from Boston to Stamford is the cheapest. The flight operated by jetBlue running from BOS to HPN is the fastest. The train operated by Amtrak running from BOS to STM is the most convenient.
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There are several bus companies - Greyhound, Peter Pan / Greyhound, Bonanza / Peter Pan - scheduled to run from Boston to Stamford. Since there are multiple companies, this should increase your chances of finding a cheaper or discount bus ticket. One train provider, Amtrak, runs trains from Boston to Stamford. But, because the flight only takes 1h 4min and costs $150, we recommend the flight. Although, the prices for flights vary drastically more so than buses or trains, so as you get closer to your date of travel, the likelihood of finding a cheap flight gets smaller.