LGA to Westport Travel Information

Cheapest Way Train — $8
Fastest Way Train — 42min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 8 lb CO2
Available Modes 5 modes — bus, train, by car, rideshare and shuttle
Distance 37 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak, Peter Pan / Greyhound, Lyft, Uber
$12 · 1h 19min · 26 lb of CO2
Queens Village to Bridgeport
+4 more options
$8 · 42min · 13 lb of CO2
+4 more options
$5 · 55min · 11 lb of CO2
LGA to Westport

Drive from LGA airport

It's 37 miles between LGA to Westport. On a typical day, it might take between 55min and 57min from LGA to Westport under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 1h 0min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Westport 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 $4.

$36 · 1h 13min · 13 lb of CO2
LGA to Westport

LGA airport rideshare

Rideshare is available at LGA La Guardia. Lyft and Uber will pick you up at LGA and take you all the way to Westport. There are multiple options available. Unlike a shuttle at LGA, these rideshares generally have a lower price per traveler and some airports have additional airport fees.
$72 · 1h 13min · 13 lb of CO2
LGA to Westport

What is the best way to travel from LGA to Westport?

The are 11 different ways across 5 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from LGA to Westport. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the train out of NRO towards BRP, as it is the cheapest to Westport. It's common to find tickets for as low as $8. Amtrak operates from LGA to Westport, so you book your trip with them! Rideshares are always on demand but are subject to surge pricing. Book when you need them!

When to book trip from LGA to Westport?

The trip to Westport is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from LGA. The cheapest way to get from LGA to Westport is $8 and the quickest way takes just 42 minutes with the train. Short trips to the airport do not usually require advance booking. Rideshares are generally ready for pickup when you are. If you need additionally transportation options, then you'll need at least 72 hours at the shortest to book other types of short airport connections, including shuttles, private vans, limousines, or private transfers to Westport. You're in luck because Lyft or Uber are available at LGA. They are usually available on demand and should be available within 15 minutes of ordering. Our advice is once you pickup your bags, order your rideshare then. While you walk to the pickup point at LGA, La Guardia, New York, NY, United States, your rideshare will be meeting you there, bumping you up in the queue. If you're arriving at peak rideshare hours (during commute hours or weekend evenings), you may experience surge pricing.

Is the train or the bus better from LGA to Westport CT?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from LGA to Westport. 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 Westport is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the LGA/Westport buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from LGA 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 LGA NY and Westport 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 LGA to Westport? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Westport 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 Westport 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 LGA to Westport?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from LGA to Westport is by train. The train costs $8 roughly and will take 42 minutes.

How much is Lyft or Uber from LGA New York to Westport?

Lyft or Uber operate out of LGA New York. The airport is working directly with Lyft or Uber to manage the pickup process at LGA. Once picked up or the trip should take 1h 13min and will cost roughly $36.

How much does Amtrak cost from LGA to Westport?

Amtrak costs about $29 between LGA and Westport. In total, the train will take roughly 1 hour 11 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at NYP New York Penn Station, which is 7 miles from LGA. Further, once you arrive at BRP Bridgeport Amtrak or you will still have 10 miles to Westport.

How long does it take from LGA to Westport by car?

The total distance between LGA and Westport is 37 miles and will take you about 55 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $5.

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound Greyhound from LGA to Westport
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Customer Service1-214-849-8966
Customer Service Español1-800-531-5332
Amtrak Amtrak from LGA to Westport
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Customer Service and Reservations1-800-872-7245
International Visitors215-856-7952
Group Travel Requests1-800-872-1477
Peter Pan / Greyhound Peter Pan / Greyhound from LGA to Westport