There are 3 ways to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University by bus, car ferry, 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.

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Line 3469 bus, car ferry  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the line 3469 bus from New Haven, Ct to Bridgeport, Ct 3469 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson

$30 - $39

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  1 h 50 min

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

$22 - $23

1 alternative option

Train  •  4 h 58 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 Huntington Port Jefferson

$84 - $207

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The cheapest way to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University is to drive and car ferry which costs $21 - $23 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University is to drive and car ferry which costs $21 - $23 and takes 1 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Yale University station to Stony Brook University. However, there are services departing from New Haven Union Station and arriving at Stony Brook via Penn Station and Huntington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 58 min.

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The distance between Yale University and Stony Brook University is 29 miles.

The best way to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University without a car is to train which takes 4 h 58 min and costs $80 - $210.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University, including transfers.

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Yale University to Stony Brook University train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New Haven Union Station.

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Yale University to Stony Brook University train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Huntington station.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Stony Brook University. Prices start at $118 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University.
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  • Distance: 29.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

What companies run services between Yale University, CT, USA and Stony Brook University, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Yale University to Stony Brook University via New Haven Union Station, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Huntington, and Stony Brook in around 4 h 58 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.

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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 32 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 Huntington
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
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.

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 Bridgeport, Ct
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $12
Flexible
$14 - $18
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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