How to Get to Campus

How to Get to Campus

One may travel to Yale via car, train, bus, or plane. Once arrived, one has buses, taxis, and car services at one’s disposal. Parking in Yale lots requires previous arrangement with a hosting department. Visitors may pay to park in Yale lots or may use the many public parking garages near campus.

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How to Get to Campus

One may travel to Yale via car, train, bus, or plane. Once arrived, one has buses, taxis, and car services at one’s disposal. Parking in Yale lots requires previous arrangement with a hosting department. Visitors may pay to park in Yale lots or may use the many public parking garages near campus.

Travel to and from New Haven

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  • By bus www.infonewhaven.com external
  • By plane www.infonewhaven.com external

Ground Transportation to/from Airports

It is not recommended that you take a taxi to New Haven from Bradley International Airport (BDL), John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), LaGuardia Airport (LGA), or Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) airports as it would be very expensive. Taxi service from/to Tweed NewHaven airport should be $10-15 from downtown New Haven.

Parking in New Haven

Downtown New Haven has over 15,000 convenient parking spaces.

Parking Meters

Many downtown parking meters accept credit cards.

Parking meters are $1.50 per hour. Follow the signs but most downtown meters are 2-hour parking until 5pm. After 5pm, you can pay the meter and park for up to 4 hours until 9pm when the meters turn off.

Parking Lots and Garages

For locations and pricing information on New Haven garages and surface lots, see the New Haven Info website.

Parking for the Broadway area shops is available at the Broadway Center lot (56 Broadway) and the Elm Street lot next to Trailblazer (272 Elm Street).

Convenient parking for Chapel Street Shops is located on Crown Street (255 Crown Street, entrance next to Louis Lunch) or at 150 York Street.

Yale Lots

All visitors to the university pay to park in Yale Parking Services-operated lots, unless advance arrangements have been made through a hosting department. Parking arrangements for all conferences must be made in advance. If advance notice is not possible, Yale Parking Services will make every effort to accommodate visitors where space is available. Individuals visiting the University may purchase short-term permits at the Yale Parking Services Office.

Each person who parks in a University parking lot agrees that neither Yale University nor any of its officers or employees is responsible for injury to person, nor for theft of, nor damage to vehicles or their contents while on University property.