LocationA town located along the Gold Coast of Connecticut
DistanceA 1 hour and 15 minute ride by car or by train
Getting HereHop on the Metro North New Haven line from Grand Central and get to any of Fairfield’s three train stations in just over an hour.
"Fairfield is a family-friendly town with much to do."
Local farmers in Southport, a borough in Fairfield, developed deep water ports to harvest essential food items, including the world-famous Southport Globe onion.
This charming town is considered a 'restaurant mecca' to local residents. The Post Road is lined with a variety of eateries, from hometown delis to upscale bistros.
Head to any of the town's five beaches and try something new, like kayaking, sailing or boating at the South Benson Marina or Ye Yacht Yard on the Southport Harbor.
"This charming town is considered a 'restaurant mecca' to local residents."
Education is a top priority in Fairfield. The town offers high-quality education throughout 11 elementary schools, three middle schools a prep school, and two public high schools. It is home to two renowned colleges, Fairfield University and Sacred Heart University.