There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Yale University by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train via Church St and Elm St  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$103 - $272

Cheapest option

Bus, line 229 bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Hartford, CT - Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Asylum St and High St to Waterbury Rd Park and ride Lot and Waterbury Rd 928 / ...
  3. Take the line 229 bus from Waterbury Rd and Commuter Lot to Temple St and Grove St 229 / ...

$18 - $37

5 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$100 - $270

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct 2561 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct 2021 / ...

$28 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Yale University 136 miles

$13 - $20

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Amtrak

$136 - $487

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Amtrak

$132 - $448

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Yale University is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Yale University is to drive which takes 2 h 23 min and costs $13 - $20.

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The distance between Boston and Yale University is 194 km. The road distance is 218 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Boston to Yale University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Yale University. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Church St and Elm St via Hartford, Ct and Union Ave and Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at New Haven Union Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Yale University, CT, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Yale University hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Yale University via Hartford, Ct, New Haven, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station, and Church St and Elm St in around 3 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Asylum St and High St to Waterbury Rd Park and ride Lot and Waterbury Rd
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
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Bus from Waterbury Rd and Commuter Lot to Temple St and Grove St
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
DATTCO
Phone
1-860-229-4878
Website
dattco.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station and Asylum Street to Cheshire, CT Park & Ride Rt. 70, I-84 Exit 26
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
dattco.com

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