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There are 11 ways to get from Nantucket to New Haven by ferry, bus, train, car ferry, 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

Ferry, bus, train  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the ferry from Straight Wharf, Nantucket, MA to Ocean Street Terminal, Hyannis, MA
  2. Take the bus from Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA to South Station, Boston, MA
  3. Take the train from Boston South Station to New Haven Union Station

$89 - $291

Cheapest option

Ferry, drive  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the ferry from Straight Wharf, Nantucket, MA to Ocean Street Terminal, Hyannis, MA Nantucket High-Speed
  2. Drive from Ocean Street Terminal, Hyannis, MA to New Haven

$17 - $26

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Ferry, bus  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the ferry from Straight Wharf, Nantucket, MA to Ocean Street Terminal, Hyannis, MA
  2. Take the bus from Hyannis Transportation Center to South Station Transp. Ctr
  3. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New Haven, CT

$32 - $47

Ferry, train  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the ferry from Straight Wharf, Nantucket, MA to Ocean Street Terminal, Hyannis, MA
  2. Take the train from Hyannis to South Station
  3. Take the train from Boston South Station to New Haven Union Station

$95 - $297

Car ferry, bus, train  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the car ferry from Nantucket to Hyannis, MA
  2. Take the bus from Hyannis Transportation Center to South Station Transp. Ctr
  3. Take the train from Boston South Station to New Haven Union Station

$112 - $496

Car ferry, bus  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the car ferry from Nantucket to Hyannis, MA
  2. Take the bus from Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA to Convention Center, Providence, RI
  3. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to New Haven, Ct

$50 - $247

Fly to Boston, train  •  5h 14m

  1. Fly from Nantucket (ACK) to Boston (BOS) ACK - BOS
  2. Take the train from Boston South Station to New Haven Union Station

$173 - $878

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 32m

  1. Fly from Nantucket (ACK) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ACK - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station

$143 - $904

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5h 36m

  1. Fly from Nantucket (ACK) to New York JFK (JFK) ACK - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station

$127 - $853

Fly to White Plains, line 971 bus, train  •  6h 27m

  1. Fly from Nantucket (ACK) to White Plains (HPN) ACK - HPN
  2. Take the line 971 bus from Westchester Ave and Paulding St to Stamford Transportation Ctr Bay A and N State St
  3. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station

$58 - $449

Fly to Teterboro, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Fly from Nantucket (ACK) to Teterboro (TEB) ACK - TEB
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station

$57 - $427

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nantucket to New Haven is to ferry and drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 4h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Nantucket to New Haven is to ferry and drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 4h 18m.

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The distance between Nantucket and New Haven is 148 miles.

The best way to get from Nantucket to New Haven without a car is to ferry and bus and train which takes 6h 42m and costs $85 - $300.

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It takes approximately 6h 42m to get from Nantucket to New Haven, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Nantucket Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 48m.

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JetBlue Airways and Cape Air offer flights from Nantucket Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 72+ hotels available in New Haven. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nantucket to Nantucket Airport is to bus which takes 9m and costs $1 - $2.

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Map of how to get from Nantucket to New Haven.
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  • Distance: 147.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 42m

What companies run services between Nantucket, MA, USA and New Haven, CT, USA?

There is no direct connection from Nantucket to New Haven. However, you can take the ferry to Ocean Street Terminal, Hyannis, MA, take the walk to Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA, take the bus to South Station, Boston, MA, take the walk to Boston South Station, then take the train to New Haven Union Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Nantucket to New Haven via Ocean Street Terminal, Hyannis, MA, Hyannis Transportation Center, South Station Transp. Ctr, and Boston, MA - South Station in around 7h 1m.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Nantucket to Boston
Ave. Duration
48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Nantucket to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Nantucket to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Nantucket to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Nantucket to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Nantucket to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Nantucket to Boston
Ave. Duration
48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Nantucket to Boston via Hyannis
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Nantucket to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $230
Flights from Nantucket to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
Tradewind Aviation
Website
flytradewind.com
Flights from Nantucket to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Flights from Nantucket to Teterboro
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$27 - $230
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Nantucket to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Nantucket to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Cape Flyer
Phone
+1 508-775-8504
Website
capecodrta.org
Train from Hyannis to South Station
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
In service from Memorial Day to Labor Day. More information at
capeflyer.com
Amtrak

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Stamford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Transportation Center, Hyannis, MA to Convention Center, Providence, RI
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Hyannis Transportation Center to South Station Transp. Ctr
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
p-b.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New Haven, CT
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
boltbus.com
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 Providence, Ri to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $55
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Westchester Ave and Paulding St to Stamford Transportation Ctr Bay A and N State St
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Ferry operators
Hy-Line Cruises
Website
hylinecruises.com
Ferry from Straight Wharf, Nantucket, MA to Ocean Street Terminal, Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
hylinecruises.com
Steamship Authority
Website
steamshipauthority.com
Car ferry from Nantucket to Hyannis, MA
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $200
Schedules at
steamshipauthority.com
Passenger - Traditional Service
$19
Automobiles - Traditional Service
$140 - $200
Passenger - High Speed
$37

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