Air travel

You may want to consider flying to Hartford (Bradley International Airport), Providence (T. F. Green), or New Haven (Tweed). New York area options include La Guardia, JFK and Newark airports.

Airport limousine/shuttle services
Servicing: Bradley, LaGuardia, JFK, and Newark Airports - advanced reservations are recommended.

Connecticut Limousine Service
(203) 878-2222 • (800) 472-5466

Prime Time Shuttle of Connecticut
(203) 891-1280 • (888) 733-8267

Red Dot Airport Shuttle
(203) 332-0666 • (800) 673-3368

Amtrak and Metro North both stop at the New Haven train station (Union Station). Please note, Union Station is about a $7-$8 cab ride to and from downtown hotels to The MacMillan Center. Cabs are easy to get at the station.

(800) 872-7245 •

Metro-North Commuter Rail
(800) 638-7646 •

New Haven Union Station
50 Union Avenue, New Haven

(203) 772-2470

Peter Pan Bus Lines
(800) 343-9999

Directions to the MacMillan Center


The Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale
155 Temple Street
New haven, CT 06510
Approximate distance from The MacMillan Center: 0.4 miles

The Courtyard by Marriott at Yale
30 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT  06511
(203) 777-6221
Approximate distance from The MacMillan Center: 0.4 miles

Laquinta Inn & Suites
(formerly Fairfield Inn by Marriott)
400 Sargent Drive
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 562-1111
(800) 642-4271
Approximate distance from The MacMillan Center: 1.7 miles (not a pedestrian-friendly route, car necessary)

New Haven Hotel
229 George Street
New Haven, CT 06510
Approximate distance from The MacMillan Center: 0.6 miles

Premiere Hotel & Suites
(formerly Residence Inn by Marriott)
3 Long Wharf Drive
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 777-5337
(800) 331-3131
Approximate distance from The MacMillan Center: 2.6 miles (not a pedestrian-friendly route, car necessary)

Yale Transit
The University provides an evening walking escort service from 6 pm to 1 am and an evening door to door mini-bus service after 1 am. Call 785-5555 (escort) or 432-6330 (mini-bus) if you need one of these services. Let Transit know you are attending the MacMillan Center Reunion.

Local Taxi Service

Metro Taxi (203) 777-7777
New Haven Taxi Company (203) 877-0000
Yellow Cab (203) 777-5555
Please note, it is difficult hailing a taxicab on the street, so we recommend calling for a cab if you need

All of the hotels listed in the lodging section have parking available. To learn more about parking elsewhere in New Haven go to

There is on-street metered parking available in many areas surrounding the MacMillan Center.

The following outdoor Yale University Parking Lots will be available free of charge from Friday, October 26, at 4:00 pm to Monday, October 29, at 7:30 am.

  • Lot 32, 111 Prospect Street
    (between Sachem Street and Prospect Place)
  • Lot 51, on Temple Street
    (between Wall and Elm Streets, on the right)
  • Lot 78, on Ashmun Street
    (between Lake Place and York Square Place)

A paid outdoor parking lot is available on Broadway (across from the Yale Bookstore). The Chapel-York Garage, 150 York Street (between Crown and Chapel Streets), is a paid indoor parking lot.

Maps and other resources

Yale Campus Maps

New Haven Area Map

Yale Visitor Center

Yale and the World

Yale Alumni Gateway

New Haven Visitor Information

Connecticut Tourism

Connecticut Weather


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*image of Terracotta Goddess “Tamluk Yakshi” from the Ashmolean Museum of Arts & Archaeology. Reprinted with permission.