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Duration 4h 32m
Distance 994.8 miles
Average price $127
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

Train

  1. Chicago Union Station
  2. Harvard University
22h 14m
$106 - $146

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Want to know about travelling from Washington Station (CTA Red Line) to Harvard University? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Washington Station (CTA Red Line) station to Harvard University. However, there are services departing from Chicago Union Station and arriving at Harvard via South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 14m.

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It is 850 miles from Washington Station (CTA Red Line) to Harvard University. It is approximately 994.8 miles to drive.

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Washington Station (CTA Red Line) to Harvard University train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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Washington Station (CTA Red Line) to Harvard University train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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There are 2147+ hotels available in Harvard University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Washington Station (CTA Red Line) and Harvard University?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station 3 times a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 21h 30m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310

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