Travel from Arlington to Stamford

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$36 | 7h 30min Train$45 | 4h 28min Bus42 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$36
    7h 30min · 42 lb of CO2
  2. Train$45
    4h 37min · 51 lb of CO2
  3. Flight$159
    11h 46min · 1057 lb of CO2
  4. Drive$33
    4h 21min · 50 lb of CO2

Arlington to Stamford Buses

bus tickets from Washington to Stamford

$36 · 7h 30min

Bus to Stamford

GreyhoundGreyhound Washington to Stamford
Bus Tickets
About $36
Travel Duration
8h 5min
Peter Pan / GreyhoundPeter Pan / Greyhound Washington to Stamford
Bus Tickets
About $36
Travel Duration
7h 30min

bus tickets from Springfield to Stamford

$45 · 8h 36min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $45
Travel Duration
8h 36min

bus tickets from Silver Spring to Stamford

$44 · 8h 8min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $44
Travel Duration
8h 8min

bus tickets from College Park to Stamford

$43 · 8h 0min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $43
Travel Duration
8h 0min

Arlington to Stamford Trains

train tickets from Washington to Stamford

$47 · 4h 37min
AmtrakAmtrak WAS train to STM
Train Tickets
About $47
Travel Duration
4h 37min
Washington - WAS
Amtrak from WAS to STMAmtrak · 4h 37minVermonter / Acela Express
Stamford - STM

train tickets from Alexandria to Stamford

$48 · 4h 44min
AmtrakAmtrak ALX train to STM
Train Tickets
About $48
Travel Duration
4h 44min
Alexandria - ALX
Amtrak from ALX to STMAmtrak · 4h 44minNortheast Regional
Stamford - STM

train tickets from Burke to Stamford

$50 · 4h 56min
AmtrakAmtrak BCV train to STM
Train Tickets
About $50
Travel Duration
4h 56min
Burke - BCV
Amtrak from BCV to STMAmtrak · 4h 56minNortheast Regional
Stamford - STM

train tickets from Hyattsville to Stamford

$45 · 4h 28min
AmtrakAmtrak NCR train to STM
Train Tickets
About $45
Travel Duration
4h 28min
Hyattsville - NCR
Amtrak from NCR to STMAmtrak · 4h 28minVermonter
Stamford - STM

Arlington to Stamford Flights

bus tickets from DCA to HPN

$695 · 11h 46min

Flight to HPN

jetBluejetBlue DCA to HPN
Oneway
About $695
Travel Duration
11h 46min

bus tickets from IAD to HPN

$255 · 15h 44min

Flight to HPN

jetBluejetBlue IAD to HPN
Oneway
About $255
Travel Duration
15h 44min

bus tickets from DCA to LGA

$159 · 7h 20min

Flight to LGA

UnitedUnited DCA to LGA
Oneway
About $159
Travel Duration
7h 32min
jetBluejetBlue DCA to LGA
Oneway
About $162
Travel Duration
14h 24min
Virgin AmericaVirgin America DCA to LGA
Oneway
About $220
Travel Duration
7h 20min
Alaska AirlinesAlaska Airlines DCA to LGA
Oneway
About $2,140
Travel Duration
8h 18min

bus tickets from DCA to ISP

$248 · 5h 18min
Various airlines
Oneway
About $248
Travel Duration
5h 18min

Drive from Arlington to Stamford

Driving from Arlington to Stamford

$33 · 4h 21min

It's 242 miles between Arlington to Stamford. On a typical day, it might take between 4h 21min and 4h 34min from Arlington to Stamford under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 4h 47min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Stamford by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $32.

Our recommendation to Stamford

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Arlington to Stamford?

On your trip from Arlington to Stamford, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Arlington to Stamford CT - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Arlington to Stamford. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Stamford is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Arlington/Stamford buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Arlington is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Arlington VA and Stamford during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Arlington to Stamford? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Stamford traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Stamford is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Arlington to Stamford?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Arlington to Stamford is by bus. The bus costs $36 roughly and will take 7 hours 30 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Arlington to Stamford?

Amtrak costs about $47 between Arlington and Stamford. In total, the train will take roughly 4 hours 37 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at WAS Washington Union Station, which is 6 miles from Arlington. Further, once you arrive at STM Stamford Amtrak or you will still have 1 miles to Stamford.

How long does it take from Arlington to Stamford by car?

The total distance between Arlington and Stamford is 242 miles and will take you about 4 hours 21 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $33.

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound from Arlington to Stamford
Greyhound
Bus company
1 routes
Amtrak from Arlington to Stamford
Amtrak
Train company
19015 routes
Peter Pan / Greyhound from Arlington to Stamford
Peter Pan / Greyhound
Bus company
56 routes
Alaska Airlines from Arlington to Stamford
Alaska Airlines
Airline
848 routes
jetBlue from Arlington to Stamford
jetBlue
Airline
440 routes
United from Arlington to Stamford
United
Airline
2002 routes
Virgin America from Arlington to Stamford
Virgin America
Airline
73 routes