There are 6 ways to get from New Haven to Cambridge by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station Acela Express / ...

$100 - $270

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Bus Go Buses  •  3 h 40 min

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

$8

4 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct 2024 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma 2554 / ...

$27 - $64

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from New Haven to Cambridge 134.3 miles

$13 - $19

Train to Newark, fly  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$151 - $497

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 40 min

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

$140 - $449

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New Haven to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from New Haven, Ct and arriving at Boston, Ma via Hartford, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Haven Union Station station and arriving at Boston Back Bay Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between New Haven and Cambridge is 120 miles. The road distance is 134.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs .

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The train from New Haven Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station takes 1 h 59 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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New Haven to Cambridge bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New Haven, Ct station.

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New Haven to Cambridge train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New Haven Union Station.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Cambridge is to train which takes 1 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 57 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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New Haven to Cambridge bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston, Ma station.

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Map of how to get from New Haven to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 120 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New Haven to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Haven to Cambridge via Hartford, Ct in around 2 h 57 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to Cambridge, MA
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Website
gobuses.com

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New Haven to Cambridge train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston Back Bay Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Haven to Cambridge is 134 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to drive from New Haven to Cambridge.

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JetBlue Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Boston Airport.

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