There are 7 ways to get from Boston to West Haven by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train  •  2 h 9 min

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

$100 - $270

Cheapest option

Bus Go Buses  •  5 h 4 min

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

$9 - $31

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 29 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 27 min

  1. Drive from Boston to West Haven 140.2 miles

$13 - $20

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 26 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 - $501

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5 h 44 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 - $462

Fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 59 min

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

$133 - $503

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to West Haven is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to West Haven is to train which costs $100 - $270 and takes 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Boston and West Haven is 124 miles. The road distance is 140.2 miles.

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The train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak takes 2 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to West Haven. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Campbell Ave and Church St via Hartford, Ct and Union Ave and Cinque Grn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station Amtrak station and arriving at New Haven Union Station Amtrak station. 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 West Haven, CT, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to West Haven hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to West Haven via Hartford, Ct, New Haven, Ct, and Union Ave and Cinque Grn in around 3 h 29 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 25 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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 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
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 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 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
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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 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
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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