There are 4 ways to get from Long Island to West Haven by train, bus or car ferry

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  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station Acela Express / ...

$83 - $208

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport

$21 - $23

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Smith Haven Mall to Main Street S60 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport

$27 - $58

Bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan Westbound
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct 2010 / ...

$39 - $100

Questions & Answers

The distance between Long Island and West Haven is 32 miles.

The best way to get from Long Island to West Haven without a car is to train which takes 4 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Long Island to West Haven, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Long Island to West Haven is to train which takes 4 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 31 min.

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There are 57+ hotels available in West Haven. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Long Island to West Haven.
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  • Distance: 32.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 18 min

What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and West Haven, CT, USA?

You can take a train from Centereach to West Haven via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, Penn Station, and New York Penn Station in around 4 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Centereach to West Haven via Expressway Drive North, Airport Connection - WB, 40th Street - Manhattan, Grand Central - 42 St, Times Sq - 42 St, and New York, Ny in around 4 h 31 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Smith Haven Mall to Main Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com

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