There are 5 ways to get from New Haven to Riverhead by car ferry, bus, train or car

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

Car ferry, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
  2. Take the bus from Port Jefferson LIRR to Riverhead County Center S62

$27 - $199

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
  2. Drive from Port Jefferson to Riverhead

$23 - $26

3 alternative options

Car ferry, bus via New Haven, Ct  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
  2. Take the bus from Port Jefferson LIRR to Riverhead County Center S62

$32 - $41

Train  •  5 h 7 min

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

$87 - $212

Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to New York, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from 3 Av/E 44 St to Tanger North Fork-Eastbound

$40 - $72

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from New Haven station to Riverhead. However, there are services departing from New Haven Union Station and arriving at Riverhead via Penn Station and Ronkonkoma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

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The distance between New Haven and Riverhead is 31 miles.

The best way to get from New Haven to Riverhead without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 4 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from New Haven to Riverhead, including transfers.

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New Haven to Riverhead 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 Riverhead is to train which takes 5 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 53 min.

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New Haven to Riverhead train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Ronkonkoma station.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Riverhead. Prices start at $148 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New Haven to Riverhead.
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  • Distance: 30.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

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

You can take a train from New Haven to Riverhead via New York Penn Station, Penn Station, and Ronkonkoma in around 5 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Haven to Riverhead via New York, Ny, Times Sq - 42 St, Grand Central - 42 St, 3 Av/E 44 St, Tanger, and Tanger Mall Drive in around 5 h 53 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Ronkonkoma
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Port Jefferson LIRR to Riverhead County Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
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
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
peterpanbus.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from 3 Av/E 44 St to Tanger
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
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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