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There are 5 ways to get from New Haven to Scotch Plains by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to Manhattan, NY Providence-Manhattan
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mountain Ave At Westfield Rd 114

$3 - $8

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Train  •  2h 57m

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

$79 - $206

Train, line 59 bus  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the line 59 bus from Elizabeth Arch to Westfield Ave At Westfield Rd 59

$77 - $202

Train, bus, line 59 bus  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the train from New Haven to Grand Central
  2. Take the bus from 5 Av/W 44 St to W 32 St/7 Av Q32
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Elizabeth
  4. Take the line 59 bus from Elizabeth Arch to Westfield Ave At Westfield Rd 59

$24 - $54

Drive  •  2h 3m

  1. Drive from New Haven to Scotch Plains 104.1 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from New Haven to Scotch Plains is to bus which costs $3 - $8 and takes 2h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from New Haven to Scotch Plains is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Haven to Scotch Plains. However, there are services departing from New Haven, CT and arriving at Mountain Ave At Westfield Rd via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from New Haven station to Scotch Plains. However, there are services departing from New Haven Union Station and arriving at Fanwood via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 57m.

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The distance between New Haven and Scotch Plains is 89 miles. The road distance is 104.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New Haven to Scotch Plains without a car is to bus which takes 2h 52m and costs $3 - $8.

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from New Haven to Scotch Plains, including transfers.

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New Haven to Scotch Plains bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from New Haven, CT station.

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New Haven to Scotch Plains 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 Scotch Plains is to bus which takes 2h 52m and costs $3 - $8. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $210 and takes 2h 57m.

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Map of how to get from New Haven to Scotch Plains.
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  • Distance: 89.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 52m

What companies run services between New Haven, CT, USA and Scotch Plains, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from New Haven to Scotch Plains via Manhattan, NY and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 2h 52m. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New Haven to Scotch Plains hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $200 and the journey takes 1h 59m.

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 Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
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 Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
gobuses.com
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Mountain Ave At Westfield Rd
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Elizabeth Arch to Westfield Ave At Westfield Rd
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MTA
Website
mta.info
Bus from 5 Av/W 44 St to W 32 St/7 Av
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info

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New Haven to Scotch Plains bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Mountain Ave At Westfield Rd station.

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New Haven to Scotch Plains train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New Haven to Scotch Plains is 104 miles. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from New Haven to Scotch Plains.

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There are 249+ hotels available in Scotch Plains. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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