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.

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Train  •  3 h 43 min

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

$104 - $277

Cheapest option

Bus Go Buses  •  5 h 2 min

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

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 7 min

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

$31 - $71

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Harvard University to Yale University 134 miles

$13 - $19

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 9 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

$139 - $504

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 28 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

$135 - $465

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The cheapest way to get from Harvard University to Yale University is to bus which costs $8 - $12 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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

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The distance between Harvard University and Yale University is 119 miles. The road distance is 134 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Harvard University to Yale University, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Yale University is New Haven (HVN) Airport which is 3.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include Hartford (BDL) (44.8 miles), New York La Guardia (LGA) (62 miles), New York JFK (JFK) (64.5 miles) and Newark (EWR) (78.6 miles).

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Map of how to get from Harvard University to Yale University.
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  • Distance: 119.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

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, South Station, 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 JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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 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
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 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
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 Cambridge, MA to New Haven, CT
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gobuses.com

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