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Journey Information

Boston to New Haven, CT coach - cost & duration

Cheapest priceUS$10.00
Shortest Duration4h 20m
Trips per day1
Coach lines1
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Boston-New Haven Coach Timetable

Price trends for coaches from Boston to New Haven

Average prices by travel date

US$30US$20US$10JunJun

Monthly average prices

US$25US$20US$15US$10US$5JASONDJFMAMJ

Prices as travel date approaches

US$25US$20US$15US$10US$53020100

coach Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Boston to New Haven
4.5
Based on 29 reviews

Based on 29 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with BoltBus report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 68 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.2
Staff
4.0
Value
3.9
Condition
4.3
Laura
5.0
20 February 2020Visiting family
Tips
They don’t factor in ANY traffic time whatsoever. This was fine when I left—happened to be no traffic, wrecks etc. But just FYI it may take longer
Mindy
5.0
24 January 2020Visiting family
Pros
I liked how fast it was and the price was very fair
Cons
Nothing really!
Tips
Arrive on time and you will be set :)
Richard
5.0
17 October 2019Solo travel
Pros
Visit to oncologist
Cons
Nothing
Tips
Enjoy!
Nancy
4.0
8 October 2019Visiting family
Pros
The bus arrived late and no reasonable explanation was offered.
Cons
Buses should arrive on time and if there's a change in schedule, clients should be given 2hrs prior notice.
Elvira
4.0
27 September 2019Visiting family
Pros
We arrived one hour and 15 minutes late due to Friday traffic. Other than that, everything went well.
Cons
Bus left Boston on time; only problem Wa getting out of Boston (too much traffic)!
Tips
Avoid afternoon travels on Friday!

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Greyhound travel to New Haven from Boston?

Yes, Greyhound offers 2 daily scheduled trips to New Haven from Boston. Expect to pay about $21 for a Greyhound ticket on this route, although you are likely to find a cheaper price if you book in advance. The ride from Boston to New Haven on Greyhound takes an average of 5 hours and 29 minutes, although depending on traffic and weather, can get you there in as fast as 2 hours and 15 minutes.

Is New Haven a good day-trip from Boston?

A day-trip from Boston to New Haven is very doable, especially if you take BoltBus, with an average travel time of just 2 hours and 15 minutes.

However, BoltBus only offers 3 trips per day for this route, so make sure you book far enough ahead to snag a seat. The earliest bus for New Haven departs Boston at 2:00 a.m., and the latest bus from New Haven back to Boston leaves at 4:00 p.m. BoltBus tickets for this route average about $15.

Is there a train that goes from Boston to New Haven?

Yes, there are 2 Amtrak train lines that travel between Boston and New Haven. Together, they provide 33 direct routes. The earliest train departs at 4:00 a.m. EDT, with the latest train leaving at 9:00pm EDT.

Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most daily routes with 18 trips, at a duration of 2 hours and 32 minutes. Tickets start at $47, and on average cost about $60.

Amtrak Acela offers 15 daily routes, at a duration of approximately 2 hours and 4 minutes. Tickets start at $117, and on average cost about $131.

How much is a coach ticket from Boston to New Haven?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, US$11.00 was the low point for coach fares from Boston to New Haven. Coaches from New Haven to Boston are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than US$11.00 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 13 days in advance. By doing so, you could save US$10.68 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 4 hours and 20 minutes to cover the 121 miles (194 kilometers) from Boston to New Haven. However, the fastest coach only takes 4 hours and 20 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the coach.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your coach travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Boston?

There is usually only one coach per day from Boston to New Haven. It leaves the station in Boston at 10:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many coaches are there each day?

There is usually only one coach per day from Boston to New Haven. However, it is not a direct coach, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change coaches during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Boston to New Haven, CT; ticket prices start at US$46.00.

What coach companies travel from Boston to New Haven?

There is one coach company that operates from Boston to New Haven. Greyhound is the only company to provide coach transportation at the moment. It only operates one coach trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound14h 20mUS$15.79

Where does the coach leave from in Boston?

Most coaches depart from the main station in Boston, Massachusetts:

  • South Station Bus Terminal

Where does the coach arrive in New Haven?

All coaches from Boston arrive at one main station in New Haven, Connecticut:

  • Union Station

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