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

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Train  •  3 h 30 min

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

$110 - $285

Cheapest option

Bus Go Buses  •  6 h 9 min

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

$16 - $25

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Bridgeport, Ct 3469 / ...

$25 - $66

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Fairfield University 158.8 miles

$15 - $23

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro

$75 - $298

Fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro

$87 - $345

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Stamford Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Stamford to Fairfield Metro

$128 - $488

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Fairfield University is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Fairfield University is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Boston and Fairfield University is 141 miles. The road distance is 158.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Boston to Fairfield University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Fairfield University. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Fairfield Metro via New Haven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Fairfield University.
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  • Distance: 141.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 30 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Fairfield University hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Fairfield University hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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 Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Fairfield Metro
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$13 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$20 - $28
At station
$18 - $21
Train from Stamford to Fairfield Metro
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$7 - $13
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Newton, MA to New Haven, CT
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gobuses.com

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