There are 5 ways to get from New Haven to Salem by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 12 min

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

$109 - $278

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Bus Boltbus, line 459 bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to Boston, MA - South Station Ny
  2. Take the line 459 bus from Summer St @ South Station - Red Line entrance to Salem Commuter Rail Station 459

$15 - $31

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Bus Greyhound USA, line 459 bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the line 459 bus from Summer St @ South Station - Red Line entrance to Salem Commuter Rail Station 459

$29 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from New Haven to Salem 150.5 miles

$14 - $22

Train, fly  •  5 h 52 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

$137 - $455

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The cheapest way to get from New Haven to Salem is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Haven to Salem is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Haven to Salem station. However, there are services departing from New Haven, CT and arriving at Salem Commuter Rail Station via Summer St @ South Station - Red Line entrance. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between New Haven and Salem is 135 miles. The road distance is 150.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Salem without a car is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $100 - $280.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from New Haven to Salem, including transfers.

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New Haven to Salem bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from New Haven, CT station.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Salem is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs $100 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus and line 459 bus, which costs $14 - $35 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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New Haven to Salem bus services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Salem Commuter Rail Station.

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Map of how to get from New Haven to Salem.
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  • Distance: 134.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New Haven to Salem every 2 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New Haven to Salem via Boston, MA - South Station and Summer St @ South Station - Red Line entrance in around 4 h 13 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 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 New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
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
Every 2 hours
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 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
boltbus.com
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Summer St @ South Station - Red Line entrance to Salem Commuter Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.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.

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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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40

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Yes, the driving distance between New Haven to Salem is 151 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from New Haven to Salem.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 517+ hotels available in Salem. Prices start at $150 USD per night.

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