There are 7 ways to get from Yale University to Harvard University by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 56 min

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

$105 - $271

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Bus Boltbus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to Boston, MA - South Station Ny

$16 - $28

5 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct 2024 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma 2554 / ...

$32 - $70

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Yale University to Harvard University 134.4 miles

$13 - $19

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5 h 27 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 - $450

Train to Newark, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$148 - $498

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$139 - $487

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The cheapest way to get from Yale University to Harvard University is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yale University to Harvard University is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Yale University and Harvard University is 119 miles. The road distance is 134.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Yale University to Harvard University without a car is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $100 - $280.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Yale University to Harvard University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Yale University to Harvard University is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $100 - $280. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $15 - $28 and takes 3 h 6 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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Yes, the driving distance between Yale University to Harvard University is 134 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to drive from Yale University to Harvard University.

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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 766+ hotels available in Harvard University. Prices start at $135 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Yale University to Harvard University.
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  • Distance: 119.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Yale University to Harvard University every 2 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $270 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Yale University to Harvard University 4 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Megabus also services this route once daily.

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
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
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
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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 South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 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
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 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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