Guilford travel guide

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You're Going to Love Guilford

With a population of 22,498, Guilford is a must-see destination in Connecticut, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country.

Where to Eat in Guilford

If you’re looking for affordable options, D'Vine Bistro (25 Whitfield St.) and Chapter One - Guilford (25 Whitfield St) are great picks.

When to visit Guilford

Guilford in January
Estimated hotel price
$95
1 night at 3-star hotel
Guilford in January
Estimated hotel price
$95
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Guilford

Plane

When flying to Guilford, you’ll arrive at Tweed-New Haven (HVN), which is located 11 miles from the city center. The shortest domestic flight to Guilford departs from Charlotte and takes around 1h 47m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Guilford. The train journey from Guilford to Philadelphia takes 0h 59m and costs around $10 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from New Haven, expect to pay about $8 for a 1h 45m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Guilford is to pick up a car rental from New York, which is about 78 miles from Guilford. You’ll find branches of Advantage and Ace, among others, in New York.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Guilford, including Megabus, Greyhound and Bus. From Philadelphia, the bus ride to Guilford takes 90 miles and will cost you around $9. From Washington, D.C., the ticket costs about $9 for a journey of 265 miles.

Plane

When flying to Guilford, you’ll arrive at Tweed-New Haven (HVN), which is located 11 miles from the city center. The shortest domestic flight to Guilford departs from Charlotte and takes around 1h 47m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Guilford. The train journey from Guilford to Philadelphia takes 0h 59m and costs around $10 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from New Haven, expect to pay about $8 for a 1h 45m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Guilford is to pick up a car rental from New York, which is about 78 miles from Guilford. You’ll find branches of Advantage and Ace, among others, in New York.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Guilford, including Megabus, Greyhound and Bus. From Philadelphia, the bus ride to Guilford takes 90 miles and will cost you around $9. From Washington, D.C., the ticket costs about $9 for a journey of 265 miles.

Airlines serving Guilford

Lufthansa
Good (4,411 reviews)
KLM
Good (802 reviews)
SWISS
Good (905 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,169 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,594 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,232 reviews)
Air France
Good (962 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,520 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (475 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,821 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,087 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,456 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,315 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (219 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (796 reviews)
Finnair
Good (901 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,094 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (861 reviews)
LOT
Good (671 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,158 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Guilford

Most booked hotels in Guilford

Graduate New Haven
4 stars
Excellent (8.9, 878 reviews)
$192+
Cambria Hotel New Haven University Area
3 stars
Excellent (8.4, 476 reviews)
$138+
New Haven Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.1, 1124 reviews)
$137+
Comfort Inn Guilford near I-95
2 stars
Excellent (8, 265 reviews)
$100+
Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale
4 stars
Good (7.8, 422 reviews)
$192+
Tower Inn And Suites Of Guilford - Madison
2 stars
Good (7, 151 reviews)
$98+

Renting a car in Guilford

Renting a car in Guilford costs $95 per day, on average.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 39% more expensive than at New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Expect to pay $3.48 per gallon in Guilford (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $41.79 and $55.72. Compact (Toyota Corolla or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Guilford, while also 49% cheaper than other types, on average.

Renting a car in Guilford costs $95 per day, on average.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 39% more expensive than at New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Expect to pay $3.48 per gallon in Guilford (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $41.79 and $55.72. Compact (Toyota Corolla or similar) is the most popular car type to rent in Guilford, while also 49% cheaper than other types, on average.