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Mailing Address:
The Council on Archaeological Studies
10 Sachem Street
New Haven, CT 06520
Main Office: 432-3700
Main Fax: 432-3669

Travel Directions

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By Car

From Interstate 91:
From north and south: Take Exit 3 (Trumbull Street Exit). Stay in the middle lane and continue straight through the traffic light onto Trumbull Street. At the first light turn right onto Whitney Ave. Take your next left at the light onto Sachem Street. The Anthropology Department is on the left-hand side, at 10 Sachem Street, directly across from the Peabody Museum.

From Interstate 95:
From north: Turn off turnpike at I-91 North Exit (Hartford, Springfield Exit) and continue for a short distance on I-91 to Trumbull Street Exit 3. Follow I-91 directions above. From south: Take Exit 49, I-91 North (Hartford, Springfield). Follow I-91 directions above.

From Route 15 (Wilbur Cross/Merritt Parkways):
From north: Take Exit 61. Drive south on Whitney Avenue for approximately five miles. At the intersection with Sachem Street, turn right onto Sachem. The Anthropology Department is on the left-hand side, at 10 Sachem Street, directly across from the Peabody Museum.

From south:
Take Exit 57. Drive east on Route 34 (Derby Avenue) for five miles to the fork of Derby Avenue and George Street (three blocks past the Yale Athletic Fields). Bear right on George Street. Continue on George Street to York Street. Turn left on York Street and then the third right on Elm Street. Continue on Elm for two blocks. Turn left onto College St. at the second stoplight. College St. will become Prospect St. after this stoplight. Continue to drive straight to the third stoplight at the intersection of Sachem St. and Pospect St. Make a right onto Sachem St. The Anthropology Department is on the right-hand side, at 10 Sachem Street, directly across from the Peabody Museum.

By Plane

Tweed New Haven Airport (4 miles from campus) has taxi, bus and car rental services.

The following feature shuttle service to and from New Haven by companies such as Prime Time Shuttle (800-RED-VANS), Connecticut Limousine (800-320-7298) and Fitzgerald Airport Express (800-468-7287):

By Train

Metro-North (a subsidiary of New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority) features hourly commuter service to New Haven from Grand Central Station in New York (see schedules or call 800 638-7646).

Amtrak features travel times of 141 minutes between New Haven and Boston and 89 minutes between New Haven and New York Penn Station (see schedules or call 800-USA-RAIL). The train station is also served by several bus lines, such as Greyhound and Peter Pan.

The train station is a twenty minute walk from campus and local taxi service is available (fare is approximately $5). A free Yale Shuttle service operates from 6pm to 7:30am for those with a Yale ID.

Area Hotels

The following hotels are located within walking distance of campus:

Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale
155 Temple Street
(800) THE-OMNI
(203) 772-6664

Courtyard by Marriott at Yale
30 Whalley Avenue
(800) 321-2211
(203) 777-6221

The Colony Inn
1157 Chapel Street
(800) 458-8810 (outside Connecticut)
(203) 776-1234

New Haven Hotel
229 George Street
(203) 498-3100

For a more thorough listing of New Haven lodging information, please visit the Connecticut Visitor's Guide website.