Directions from Yale University to Stony Brook University

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Recommended option

Line 278 bus, train, car ferry, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 278 bus from College St and Grove St to Union Ave and Union Station 278
  2. Take the train from New Haven to Bridgeport
  3. Take the car ferry from Bridgeport to Port Jefferson
  4. Take the bus from Main Street to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union S60

$26 - $204

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

$21 - $22

1 alternative option

Train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Huntington Port Jefferson / ...

$84 - $207

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 Amtrak, New York Penn Station, Penn Station, Huntington, and Stony Brook in around 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from New Haven to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $15
Onboard
$11 - $16
At station
$7 - $12
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Bridgeport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Shore Line East
Website
shorelineeast.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
shorelineeast.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 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 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from College St and Grove St to Union Ave and Union Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Main Street to SUNY Stony Brook Student Union
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
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
$18
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Yale University and Stony Brook University is 47 km.

The cheapest way to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University is to drive and car ferry which costs $20 - $22 and takes 1 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University is to drive and car ferry which takes 1 h 50 min and costs $20 - $22.

No, there is no direct train from Yale University to Stony Brook University. However, there are services departing from New Haven Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Stony Brook via Penn Station and Huntington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Yale University to Stony Brook University, including transfers.