There are 4 ways to get from Amherst College to Yale University by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to New Haven, Ct 2021 / ...

$23 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to New Haven, CT

$12 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Shuttle / ...

$35 - $75

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Amherst College to Yale University 88.5 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Amherst College to Yale University is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amherst College to Yale University is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Amherst College and Yale University is 77 miles. The road distance is 88.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Amherst College to Yale University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amherst College to Yale University. However, there are services departing from Amherst, MA and arriving at Church St and Elm St via Springfield, Ma and Union Ave and Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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

You can take a bus from Amherst College to Yale University via Amherst, MA, Springfield, MA, Springfield, Ma, New Haven, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station, and Church St and Elm St in around 3 h 17 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Springfield Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Springfield, Ma to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30

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