NELS 55 will be held at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut.

Travel Information

Comprehensive information about getting to New Haven is available here.

New Haven is served by the NYC area airports (JFK, Laguardia, Newark) in addition to Hartford’s Bradley International (BDL). The closest option is Tweed-New Haven Airport, but it serves a limited number of routes.

Yale is also accessible by train. New Haven Union Station is served by both Amtrak and the Metro North Railroad. New Haven State Street Station is slightly closer to campus, but has less frequent service.


Parking is free on Sundays in all of New Haven, including Yale campus. Free on-street parking is available everyday on Canner Street and north of it [see map]. Metered parking is available closer to the venue but there are time limits that make it somewhat inconvenient.


There are a number of hotels available within walking distance or bus/taxi ride from the conference venue.

New Haven Hotel
229 George St
New Haven, CT 06510

Courtyard Marriott at Yale
30 Whalley Ave
New Haven, CT 06511

Hotel Marcel
500 Sargent Drive

Omni New Haven
155 Temple St
New Haven, CT 06510

The Study at Yale
1157 Chapel St
New Haven, CT 06511