There are 8 ways to get from Amherst to New York JFK Airport (JFK) by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to New York Penn Station Northeast Regional / ...

$90 - $217

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to New York, NY

$26 - $44

6 alternative options

Train via New Haven Union Station Amtrak  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak Shuttle / ...
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$110 - $272

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to New York, Ny 2015 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York to JKF Terminal 4

$35 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Amherst to New York JFK Airport (JFK) 167.6 miles

$16 - $24

Bus to Boston, fly to New York JFK  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK

$81 - $351

Bus, bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Worcester, Ma
  3. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to New York JFK (JFK) ORH - JFK

$132 - $694

Bus, bus to Hartford, fly to Newark, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
  2. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  3. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Newark (EWR) BDL - EWR
  4. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
  5. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica

$171 - $411

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amherst to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amherst to New York JFK Airport (JFK) is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 3 h 9 min.

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The distance between Amherst and New York JFK Airport (JFK) is 137 miles. The road distance is 167.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Amherst to New York JFK Airport (JFK), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amherst to New York JFK Airport (JFK). However, there are services departing from Amherst, MA and arriving at JKF Terminal 4 via Springfield, Ma and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 29 min.

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What companies run services between Amherst, MA, USA and New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Amherst to New York JFK Airport (JFK) twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $190 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amherst to New York JFK Airport (JFK) via Springfield, MA, Springfield, Ma, New York, Ny, and New York in around 6 h 29 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Hartford to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Springfield Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Springfield Amtrak to New Haven Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Springfield, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Springfield, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Amherst, MA to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
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