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New Haven to Amherst bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$23.50
Shortest Duration3h 5m
Trips per day6
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How much does a bus ticket from New Haven to Amherst cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from New Haven to Amherst were $23.50.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from New Haven to Amherst is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from New Haven to Amherst?

The distance between New Haven and Amherst is approximately 76.56 miles, or 123.18 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 3 hours and 38 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 5 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from New Haven to Amherst?

The busiest time of the week for travel from New Haven to Amherst by bus is usually on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Peter Pan Lines from New Haven to Amherst has the most daily schedules

On average there are 6 scheduled bus trips per day. Peter Pan Lines has the most regularly scheduled departures from New Haven to Amherst, with an average of 6 trips per day and 12 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from New Haven to Amherst. Of the 6 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer New Haven to Amherst bus trips

Peter Pan Lines

Book Peter Pan Lines from New Haven to Amherst from $15.00. There are 6 trips per day offered by Peter Pan Lines from New Haven to Amherst and you can expect on average to pay $23.50 for a Peter Pan Lines ticket to Amherst. In New Haven, Peter Pan Lines departs to Amherst from Union Station, In Amherst, Peter Pan Lines arrives at UMass Amherst - 130 Presidents Dr and one other station.

An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from New Haven to Amherst takes 3 hours and 38 minutes, while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to Amherst in 3 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $23.50 for a weekend trip to Amherst.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from New Haven. Most bus trips to Amherst will depart from:
  • Union Station
Bus trips arrive in Amherst at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Amherst for trips arriving from New Haven:
  • UMass Amherst - 130 Presidents Dr
  • Amherst Center - 79 S Pleasant St