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There are 6 ways to get from Stamford to Yale University by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train via Chapel St and Church St  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to New Haven New Haven / ...

$7 - $158

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Train  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Stamford to New Haven New Haven / ...

$6 - $160

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Stamford, Ct to New Haven, Ct 3434 / ...

$11 - $23

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stamford to Yale University 42.8 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Stamford to Yale University 42.8 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  49 min

  1. Take an Uber from Stamford to Yale University 42.8 miles

$50 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Stamford to Yale University is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stamford to Yale University is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stamford, Ct and arriving at New Haven, Ct. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stamford and arriving at New Haven. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Stamford and Yale University is 37 miles. The road distance is 42.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Yale University without a car is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs $7 - $160.

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It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to get from Stamford to Yale University, including transfers.

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Stamford to Yale University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Stamford, Ct station.

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Stamford to Yale University train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Stamford station.

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The best way to get from Stamford to Yale University is to train which takes 1 h 38 min and costs $7 - $160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $11 - $23 and takes 1 h 41 min.

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  • Distance: 36.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 38 min

What companies run services between Stamford, CT, USA and Yale University, CT, USA?

Metro-North Railroad (MNR) operates a train from Stamford to Yale University hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Stamford to Yale University 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Stamford to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$11 - $13
Off-peak onboard
$18 - $19
Onboard
$17 - $24
At station
$14 - $18
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 Stamford Amtrak Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from Stamford to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
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 Stamford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Other operators
Uber Connecticut
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Stamford to Yale University
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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uber.com
UberX
$50 - $70
UberXL
$85 - $120
Premium
$130 - $170
Premium SUV
$170 - $220
Taxi from Stamford to Yale University
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Stamford to Yale University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New Haven, Ct station.

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Stamford to Yale University train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), arrive at New Haven station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stamford to Yale University is 43 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Stamford to Yale University.

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There are 63+ hotels available in Yale University. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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