Travel from MEI to NLC

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$204 | 1d 5h 22min Train$210 | 1d 1h 6min Bus163 lb of CO2
  1. Train$210
    1d 1h 27min · 278 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$208
    1d 5h 59min · 166 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$149
    18h 44min · 212 lb of CO2

MEI to NLC Trains

train tickets from Meridian to New London

$213 · 1d 1h 27min
AmtrakAmtrak MEI train to NLC
Train Tickets
About $213
Travel Duration
1d 1h 27min
Meridian - MEI
Amtrak from MEI to NYPAmtrak · 22h 58minCrescent
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to NLCAmtrak · 2h 28minAcela Express
New London - NLC

train tickets from Meridian to Mystic

$214 · 1d 1h 35min
AmtrakAmtrak MEI train to MYS
Train Tickets
About $214
Travel Duration
1d 1h 35min
Meridian - MEI
Amtrak from MEI to NYPAmtrak · 22h 58minCrescent
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to MYSAmtrak · 2h 37minShuttle
Mystic - MYS

train tickets from Meridian to Westerly

$215 · 1d 1h 45min
AmtrakAmtrak MEI train to WLY
Train Tickets
About $215
Travel Duration
1d 1h 45min
Meridian - MEI
Amtrak from MEI to NYPAmtrak · 22h 58minCrescent
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to WLYAmtrak · 2h 47minShuttle
Westerly - WLY

train tickets from Meridian to Old Saybrook

$210 · 1d 1h 6min
AmtrakAmtrak MEI train to OSB
Train Tickets
About $210
Travel Duration
1d 1h 6min
Meridian - MEI
Amtrak from MEI to NYPAmtrak · 22h 58minCrescent
New York City - NYP
Amtrak from NYP to OSBAmtrak · 2h 7minShuttle
Old Saybrook - OSB

MEI to NLC Buses

bus tickets from Meridian to New London

$208 · 1d 5h 59min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $208
Travel Duration
1d 5h 59min

bus tickets from Meridian to Ledyard

$209 · 1d 6h 12min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 12min

bus tickets from Meridian to Montville

$209 · 1d 6h 9min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $209
Travel Duration
1d 6h 9min

bus tickets from York to New London

$204 · 1d 5h 22min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $204
Travel Duration
1d 5h 22min

Drive from MEI to NLC

Driving from MEI to NLC

$149 · 18h 44min

It's 1105 miles between MEI to NLC. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 44min and 19h 40min from MEI to NLC under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 37min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to NLC 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 $149.

Our recommendation to NLC

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

When to book trip from MEI to NLC?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

MEI to NLC CT - take the train or bus?

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

The absolute cheapest way to travel from MEI to NLC is by bus. The bus costs $204 roughly and will take 1 day 5 hours 22 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from MEI to NLC?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between MEI area and NLC, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 1 day 1 hour 27 minutes. We recommend catching the train at MEI Meridian Union Station, which is about 0 miles from MEI. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at NYP New York City.

How long does it take from MEI to NLC by car?

The total distance between MEI and NLC is 1105 miles and will take you about 18 hours 44 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $149.

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