There are 3 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 5 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 Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$82 - $206

Cheapest option

Car ferry  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport

$20 - $22

1 alternative option

Bus, car ferry  •  4 h 9 min

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

$22 - $198

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 5 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
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
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
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
$18
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
tickets.88844ferry.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Long Island to West Haven?

The distance between Long Island and West Haven is 51 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Long Island to West Haven?

The cheapest way to get from Long Island to West Haven is to car ferry which costs $19 - $23 and takes 1 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Long Island to West Haven?

The quickest way to get from Long Island to West Haven is to car ferry which takes 1 h 50 min and costs $19 - $23.

How long does it take to get from Long Island to West Haven?

It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Long Island to West Haven, including transfers.