Getting Around

Get Around and Explore Colorful Bridgeport.

Discover downtown Bridgeport through its friendly residents, public art, events, parks, and dynamic businesses. You’ll find a city rooted in the deep history of innovation, growing into collaborative and community-focused changes that will plant the seeds for the next generation. Everyone is welcome! We are colorful.

Amtrak

525 Water Street, Bridgeport, CT 06604
1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245)

Regional train connections to Boston, New York, Washington D.C., and beyond conveniently accessible from Downtown Bridgeport.

 

MetroNorth

525 Water Street, Bridgeport, CT 06604
877-690-5114

Catch the New Haven Line train into New York City and up to New Haven.

Greater Bridgeport Transit

710 Water Street, Bridgeport, CT 06604
203-366-7070

Bus service to all Greater Bridgeport and Coastal Link bus routes.

 

Port Jefferson Ferry

1 Ferry Access Road, Bridgeport, CT 06604
1-888-44FERRY (1-888-443-3779)

Ferry service between Connecticut and Long Island conveniently accessible from Downtown Bridgeport.

 

Yellow Taxi

525 Water Street, Bridgeport, CT 06604
(203) 916-5135

Catch a cab from the train station and explore the city.

 

Biking

Is exploring by bicycle your favorite way to see a city? We’ve got you covered! Check out Urban Bike Tours of Bridgeport and Slow Roll Bridgeport for routes and connection to a growing cyclist community. Also check out TrailLink for trails with maps.

 

Park Your Car

Downtown Bridgeport has OPTIONS when it comes to parking your car. Here are a few helpful points to note:

On-street parking meters are enforced Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 6:00 PM. Parking is free during holidays observed in the City of Bridgeport. Check out those dates here.

There are multiple ways to pay at the on-street meter: coin, card, and with the Park Mobile or MobileNow parking apps. Learn more about those options at bridgeportparking.com.

There are several indoor parking garages and open air parking lots open to the public in Downtown Bridgeport. Rates and hours vary by each garage or lot. Check out our map below for locations.

Additionally, Bridgeport’s location in the middle of a confluence of highways—among them Interstate 95, Route 8, and Route 25 connect the Downtown to many other regions. Whatever way you get and wherever you are coming from, we hope you will enjoy and explore Colorful Bridgeport.