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Journey Information

New Haven to New York bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$11.00
Shortest duration2h 25m
Trips per day3
Bus lines1

New Haven to New York Route Map

New Haven New York

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a train from New Haven to New York?

Yes, there are three Amtrak lines go between New Haven and New York: Amtrak Vermonter, Amtrak Acela and Amtrak Northeast Regional. The fastest train trip takes 1 hour 26 minutes, and there are 24 trains per day that cover this route.

What is the best way to get from New Haven to New York City?

The best way to get from New Haven to New York City depends on your priorities. However, the bus is a great option. While the average travel time on a bus takes a bit longer than most trains (mostly due to traffic), bus tickets average $44 less than train tickets. As for flights, they’re not worth your time or money for this trip.

Is New Haven to New York a good day-trip?

Yes, New Haven to New York City is a very doable day-trip. Because bus trips commonly take around 2 hours or less, you can easily have a full day in the city without having to wake up super early or get home really late. The earliest bus from New Haven to New York arrives at 12 p.m., and the latest bus departs New York for New Haven at 6 p.m., leaving you 6 hours to spend in NYC.

Is it safe to travel by bus from New Haven to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How much is a bus ticket from New Haven to New York?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $12.00 was the low point for bus fares from New Haven to New York. Buses from New York to New Haven are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $12.00 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 bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 26 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $12.43 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 59 minutes to cover the 70 miles (112 kilometers) from New Haven, CT to New York, NY. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 25 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

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

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to New York at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave New Haven?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from New Haven to New York, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from New Haven to New York every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from New Haven to New York; ticket prices start at $18.00.

What bus companies travel from New Haven to New York?

There is one bus company that operates from New Haven to New York. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound32h 59m$16.02

Book Greyhound from New Haven to New York from $11. There are 3 trips per day offered by Greyhound from New Haven to New York and you can expect on average to pay $16 for a Greyhound ticket to New York. In New Haven, Greyhound departs to New York from Union Station, In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and one other station. An average trip on Greyhound from New Haven to New York takes 2 hours and 59 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 2 hours and 25 minutes, On weekends, Greyhound offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $17 for a weekend trip to New York.

Price trends for buses from New Haven to New York

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Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from New Haven, CT to New York, NY

(Based on 13 ratings and reviews)

4.8

5.0

Rachata

August 6, 2020 - Solo travel

Greyhound

Pros: Comfortable and on time. Cons: Now is perfect. Tips: Recommend if you need it on time traveling. Pros: Comfortable and on time. Cons: Now is perfect. Tips: Recommend if you need it on time traveling.

5.0

Jackeline

February 2, 2020 - Visiting friends

BoltBus

Was excelent Was excelent

5.0

Richard

December 1, 2019 - Couples trip

BoltBus

Pros: It was an hour late getting out of Boston but left only a half hour late in New Haven and got into New York only 15 min. late. He went a way I have never done but enjoyed the different route. I don't think there was WiFi as the phone didn't work but didn't care. ... Pros: It was an hour late getting out of Boston but left only a half hour late in New Haven and got into New York only 15 min. late. He went a way I have never done but enjoyed the different route. I don't think there was WiFi as the phone didn't work but didn't care. Cons: All good.More

5.0

Jane

July 20, 2019 - Solo travel

BoltBus

Pros: An air-conditioned cabin/waiting area is very needed in the extreme weather, so that was good that I could wait inside the doors at the Greyhound station. Cons: It was a bit unclear to me where I need to wait so that was a little stressful. Tips: Stay inside the ... Pros: An air-conditioned cabin/waiting area is very needed in the extreme weather, so that was good that I could wait inside the doors at the Greyhound station. Cons: It was a bit unclear to me where I need to wait so that was a little stressful. Tips: Stay inside the Greyhound terminal.More

5.0

Mensah

July 13, 2019 - Business

Greyhound

Pros: good landscape. Cons: the seats need a bit of adjustment. Pros: good landscape. Cons: the seats need a bit of adjustment.

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