Local Transportation

Stratford's excellent transportation network makes getting around easy and affordable. Its prime location and well-developed infrastructure puts it within easy access of major cities such as New York, Boston, and Washington DC. Traveling and commuting is effortless with the local, state, and national transportation services available in Stratford. For more information on public transit, see the links below.

Stratford Train Station

The Stratford Train Station is a regular stop for Metro North trains running from New Haven to New York City. Their stops also make several connections with Amtrak trains, making it easy to travel to cities like Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington DC. Click here to buy tickets and to learn more about Metro North's services.


2524 Main St.
Stratford, CT 06615

Train Station

Local Bus Service

Greater Bridgeport Transit (GBT) is a public bus system that services Stratford, Bridgeport, and the surrounding towns. Lines make stops at grocery stores, shopping centers, and other essential locations, which makes getting around without a car easy and affordable. Special rates are available for students and seniors, and passes can be combined with Metro North train tickets to reduce the cost of commuting. To learn more about GBT services, visit their website here.

Greater Bridgeport Transit

Port Jefferson Ferry

With free tickets for children and easy access from neighboring Bridgeport's train station, the Port Jefferson Ferry is a great way to beat the traffic on your way to Long Island. Enjoy a stress-free cruise across Long Island Sound while your personal vehicle rides safely to your destination below deck. Click here to buy tickets and to learn more about the Port Jefferson Ferry.


1 Ferry Access Rd, Bridgeport, CT 06604

Port Jefferson Ferry

Tweed New Haven Airport

Tweed New Haven Airport, only a 15 minute drive from Stratford, offers convenient and affordable routes to cities across the country. From Orlando to Chicago, Tweed's destination list is continually growing, and its small size makes traveling easy and less stressful. For more information on flights, Click here.


155 Burr St, New Haven, CT 06512

Tweed New Haven Airport


Stratford is criss-crossed by 4 interstate highways that provide easy access to New England and the East Coast: I95, Route 1, Route 8, and the Merritt Parkway. Whether you're going on a quick day-trip to Mystic, Connecticut or driving down south for an extended vacation, Stratford's central location makes getting around fast and simple.

Merritt Parkway

Senior Services Transportation Program

Stratford provides public transportation for seniors and those on Social Security Disability Insurance who have no other means of transportation. Bus rides are given at a discounted rate, and medical rides are provided free of charge. To learn more about this program, click here.