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New York, NY to New Haven, CT by train

The journey from New York, NY to New Haven, CT by train is 69.66 mi and takes 2 hr 44 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:11 AM and the last at 11:28 PM. It is possible to travel from New York, NY to New Haven, CT by train for as little as $15.12 or as much as $211.30. The best price for this journey is $15.12.

Lowest Price$15.12
Journey Duration2 hr 44 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$15.12
Highest Price$211.30
First Departure12:11 AM
Last Departure11:28 PM
Distance69.66 mi
DepartureNew York, NY
ArrivalNew Haven, CT
CarriersAmtrak

New York, NY to New Haven, CT Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024

Take the train from New York, NY, to New Haven, CT,

The train from New York, NY, to New Haven, CT, lasts on average 2 hr 44 min. Around 6 trains depart a day between New Haven, CT, and New York, NY, the average price is $41.69 and the lowest ticket pricing starts at around $15.12.

Amtrak, the largest passenger railroad service in the US, operates the train from New Haven to New York, NY. The good news is that most of the connections between New Haven and New York, NY, are direct. There are several options, but it comes down to whether you need to get there fast with the speed train Acela or take your time with a slightly slower but cheaper line like the Northeast Regional.

  1. The Acela Express is a high-speed train between Boston, MA., and Washington, DC. It is the fastest train in the Northeast Corridor, reaching 150 miles per hour, arriving at New Haven about an hour and a half after leaving New York. Acela Express is pricier due to its speed and comfort. Extra legroom, free Wi-Fi, and a power outlet under each seat are some of the perks you can expect on Amtrak Acela Express.
  2. Northeast Regional is the most popular train due to its price and frequency. It runs around ten times a day. The Northeast Regional is slower, but it makes more stops along the way, making it a more convenient option for passengers who need to make connections. 

The ticket prices may vary depending on how early you book, so securing them at your earliest convenience is recommended. 

Children 2-12 travel at a lower fare on all Amtrak trains, but the Acela Express only offers discounts for children on weekends. But the good news is that children under two always travel free on Amtrak trains between New York and New Haven.

You will start your journey at New Yorks Penn Station's newest addition - Moynihan Train Hall. Recently opened in 2021, the new transportation facility and architectural marvel is situated across 8th Avenue from Penn Station. Fun fact or a warning, Penn station is said to be the busiest train station in the western hemisphere, so keep your eyes peeled on your belongings and take a deep breath before you step into the station.

You need to know three essential things about Union station in New Haven. First, the station offers paid parking so you can leave your car overnight for a fee. Second, it is only 15 minutes by foot from Pepe's pizzeria, home of the infamous New Haven apizza, and third, it is only a 30-minute walk from the town's nucleus, Yale. Local commuter services operated by MTA and CTrail serve the station and the previously mentioned Amtrak lines. As for the buses, Intercity services like Greyhound and local buses and shuttles also stop there.

Did you know that New Haven was one of the first planned cities in the United States? Founded by the Puritans in the 17th century, the town was constantly a backdrop for the most critical events in American history. But it remains most famous for giving a home to one of the world's most prominent and oldest universities - Yale. This quaint university town is perfect for a day trip from Boston or New York. Take a walk on the university campus, or visit the Yale University Art Gallery and the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History if you are in the mood for culture.

So if you're planning to travel to New Haven from New York by train, let us help you plan it. We check thousands of destinations across rail, bus, and flight to help you find the best price. Check out our handy price calendar below, where you can see the best prices across all modes of transport between New York and New Haven.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from New York, NY to New Haven, CT.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from New York, NY to New Haven, CT, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from New York, NY to New Haven, CT.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $16.42 to $46.74 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 65% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from New York, NY to New Haven, CT

The cheapest New York, NY - New Haven, CT train tickets can be found for as low as $16.58 if you’re lucky, or $28.13 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $38.01.

Find the best day to travel to New Haven, CT by train

When travelling to New Haven, CT by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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New York, NY to New Haven, CT CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
7.85kg
Bus
8.41kg
Flight
22.42kg
Car
17.94kg
What are the CO2 emissions from New York, NY to New Haven, CT by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between New York, NY and New Haven, CT are 7.85kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between New York, NY and New Haven, CT? By taking the train between New York, NY and New Haven, CT you will save 14.57kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.56kg compared to a bus and 10.09kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from New York, NY to New Haven, CT?
A train ticket from New York, NY to New Haven, CT is $41.69. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $15.12.
What's the cheapest train ticket from New York, NY to New Haven, CT?
The cheapest ticket you can get from New York, NY to New Haven, CT is $15.12. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between New York, NY and New Haven, CT by train?
New York, NY to New Haven, CT is 69.66 mi.
How long does the train between New York, NY and New Haven, CT take?
New York, NY to New Haven, CT is on average 2 hr 44 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 39 min.
How many train connections per day go from New York, NY to New Haven, CT?
New York, NY to New Haven, CT has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from New York, NY to New Haven, CT leave?
The earliest train from New York, NY to New Haven, CT departs at 12:11 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from New York, NY to New Haven, CT depart?
The latest train from New York, NY to New Haven, CT departs at 11:28 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from New York, NY to New Haven, CT in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $15.12 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from New York, NY to New Haven, CT?
There are on average 6 direct connection(s) from New York, NY to go to New Haven, CT.
What's the fastest journey time between New York, NY to New Haven, CT by train?
The fastest journey time by train between New York, NY and New Haven, CT is 1 hr 39 min.
Is there a direct train from New York, NY to New Haven, CT?
Yes, there is a direct train between New York, NY and New Haven, CT.
What are the CO2 emissions for New York, NY to New Haven, CT by train?
The train journey from New York, NY to New Haven, CT creates 7.85kg of CO2 emissions.

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