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There are 5 ways to get from New Haven to Columbia University by train, bus or car

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  1h 57m

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

$75 - $192

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Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR) #2  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Harlem-125th St. New Haven

$16 - $35

3 alternative options

Train Metro-North Railroad (MNR)  •  2h 22m

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Harlem-125th St. New Haven

$18 - $40

Bus  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny 2021 / ...

$17 - $35

Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from New Haven to Columbia University 75.6 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from New Haven to Columbia University is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from New Haven to Columbia University is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New Haven and arriving at Harlem-125th St.. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 53m.

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The distance between New Haven and Columbia University is 64 miles. The road distance is 75.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Columbia University without a car is to train which takes 1h 57m and costs $75 - $200.

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It takes approximately 1h 57m to get from New Haven to Columbia University, including transfers.

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New Haven to Columbia University train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from New Haven station.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Columbia University is to train which takes 1h 57m and costs $75 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $17 - $35 and takes 2h 23m.

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New Haven to Columbia University train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at Harlem-125th St. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Haven to Columbia University is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from New Haven to Columbia University.

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  • Distance: 64.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 57m

What companies run services between New Haven, CT, USA and Columbia University, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New Haven to Columbia University hourly. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 1h 34m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New Haven to Columbia University every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $35 and the journey takes 1h 50m. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route 3 times a day.

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 New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$22 - $25
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.

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 Haven, Ct to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New Haven to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com

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