There are 6 ways to get from Harvard University to Yale University 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Acela Express / ...

$104 - $277

Cheapest option

Bus, line 229 bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. 928 / ...
  2. 229 / ...

$20 - $40

4 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. 2561 / ...
  2. 2021 / ...

$31 - $71

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. 134 miles

$13 - $19

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. BOS - LGA

$135 - $465

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. BOS - JFK

$139 - $504

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Harvard University to Yale University hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harvard University to Yale University via Harvard - Inbound, South Station - Outbound, Boston, Ma, Hartford, Ct, New Haven, Ct, Union Ave and Union Station, and Church St and Elm St in around 4 h 7 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
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
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
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
Website
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
buypasses.storesecured.com
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Harvard University and Yale University is 191 km. The road distance is 214 km.

The cheapest way to get from Harvard University to Yale University is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Harvard University to Yale University is to drive which takes 2 h 21 min and costs $13 - $19.

It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Harvard University to Yale University, including transfers.