There are 9 ways to get from Back Bay to Harvard University by plane, bus, train, ferry, car ferry or car

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

Travel, fly to Boston  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Travel from Back Bay to Halifax
  2. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Boston (BOS) YHZ - BOS

$108 - $338

8 alternative options

Travel, fly to Manchester, bus  •  11 h

  1. Travel from Back Bay to Halifax
  2. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Manchester (MHT) YHZ - MHT
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$278 - $976

Travel, fly to Providence, train  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Travel from Back Bay to Halifax
  2. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Providence (PVD) YHZ - PVD
  3. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak

$169 - $1,258

Travel, fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Travel from Back Bay to Halifax
  2. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to New York La Guardia (LGA) YHZ - LGA
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak

$254 - $678

Travel, fly to Provincetown, ferry  •  9 h

  1. Travel from Back Bay to Halifax
  2. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Provincetown (PVC) YHZ - PVC
  3. Take the ferry from MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA to World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA

$392 - $1,301

Travel, fly to Hyannis, bus  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Travel from Back Bay to Halifax
  2. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Hyannis (HYA) YHZ - HYA
  3. Take the bus from Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center to Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center

$280 - $1,008

Travel, bus, carferry, drive  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Travel from Back Bay to Porters Lake Park & Ride
  2. Take the bus from Halifax to Yarmouth
  3. Take the carferry from Yarmouth to Portland, ME
  4. Drive from Portland, ME to Congress @ World Trade Center Sta

$159 - $169

Travel, bus, carferry  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Travel from Back Bay to Porters Lake Park & Ride
  2. Take the bus from Halifax to Yarmouth
  3. Take the carferry from Yarmouth to Portland, ME
  4. Take the bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma

$164 - $190

Travel, bus, train  •  36 h 57 min

  1. Travel from Back Bay to Antigonish, NS
  2. Take the bus from Antigonish, NS to Halifax 154 / ...
  3. Take the train from Halifax to Montréal
  4. Take the bus from Montreal, Pq to Boston, Ma

$170 - $495

What companies run services between Back Bay, NS, Canada and Harvard University, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Back Bay to Harvard University. However, you can take the travel to Halifax airport, fly to Boston, take the walk to Terminal C - Arrivals Level, take the bus to South Station, take the subway to Harvard, then take the walk to Harvard University. Alternatively, you can take the travel to Halifax airport, fly to Manchester, take the taxi to Manchester Arpt, take the bus to Boston, Ma, take the walk to South Station, take the subway to Harvard, then take the walk to Harvard University.

Airlines
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Halifax to Provincetown via Boston
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,500
Flights from Halifax to Provincetown via Montreal, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $3,200
Flights from Halifax to Provincetown via Ottawa, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $3,300
Flights from Halifax to Provincetown via Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,900
Flights from Halifax to Provincetown via New York La Guardia, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,400
Flights from Halifax to Provincetown via Newark, Boston
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Halifax to Provincetown via Toronto Island, Boston
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Halifax to Hyannis via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Hyannis via Boston, Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Hyannis via Boston, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $2,000
Flights from Halifax to Hyannis via Montreal, Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $2,600
Flights from Halifax to Hyannis via Newark, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Hyannis via Boston, Provincetown
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to Hyannis via Newark, Boston
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,700
Flights from Halifax to Hyannis via Toronto, Boston
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,800
Flights from Halifax to Hyannis via Ottawa, Boston
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$350 - $2,700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Halifax to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Halifax to Providence via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,900
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Montreal
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Halifax to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Halifax to Manchester via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Halifax to Manchester via Boston, Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Halifax to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Halifax to Providence via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Halifax to Providence via Boston, Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Halifax to Providence via Toronto, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,000
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Halifax to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Halifax to Manchester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Halifax to Manchester via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Halifax to Manchester via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 18 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to Manchester via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Halifax to Manchester via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Halifax to New York La Guardia via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Halifax to Montréal
Ave. Duration
22 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$100 - $150
Economy
$180 - $250
Economy Plus
$250 - $360
Business
$270 - $380
Business Plus/Sleeper
$480 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Portland, Me to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Montreal, Pq to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from Hyannis, MA - Hyannis Transportation Center to Boston, MA - South Station Transp. Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
p-b.com
Amero Shuttle
Website
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Bus from Halifax to Yarmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
ameroshuttle.tripod.com
Ferry operators
Bay State Cruise Company
Phone
+1 617-748-1428
Website
baystatecruisecompany.com
Ferry from MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA to World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
baystatecruisecompany.com
Boston Harbor Cruises
Website
bostonharborcruises.com
Ferry from Provincetown Ferry Terminal to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
bostonharborcruises.com
Northumberland Ferries
Website
ferries.ca
Car ferry from Yarmouth to Portland, ME
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$107
Schedules at
ferries.ca
Book at
ferries.ca

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Back Bay and Harvard University is 780 km.

The cheapest way to get from Back Bay to Harvard University is to travel and fly which costs $130 - $440 and takes 4 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Back Bay to Harvard University is to travel and fly which takes 4 h 55 min and costs $130 - $440.

It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Back Bay to Harvard University, including transfers.