• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

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.

Recommended option

Line 271 bus, car ferry  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the line 271 bus from Temple St and Chapel St to N Broad St and Broad St 271
  2. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson Bridgeport- Port Jefferson

$20 - $86

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  1h 50m

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

$19 - $84

1 alternative option

Train  •  4h 58m

  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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University is to drive and car ferry which costs $18 - $85 and takes 1h 50m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University is to drive and car ferry which costs $18 - $85 and takes 1h 50m.

More details

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 4h 58m.

More details

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 4h 58m and costs $80 - $210.

More details

It takes approximately 3h 35m to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

There are 31+ hotels available in Stony Brook University. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 29.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 35m

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 4h 58m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Huntington
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Temple St and Chapel St to N Broad St and Broad St
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $80
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com
Car and driver
$58
Car and unlimited passengers
$80
Adult
$19
Senior
$16

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.