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There are 5 ways to get from Carol Stream to Harvard University by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Boston  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Boston (BOS) ORD - BOS

$150 - $351

Cheapest option

Bus  •  27 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny
  3. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny

$116 - $291

3 alternative options

Fly to Providence, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Providence (PVD) ORD - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station

$182 - $727

Train  •  24 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Wheaton to Chicago OTC Up-W
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$141 - $403

Drive  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Carol Stream to Harvard University 1024.2 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Carol Stream to Harvard University is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 17 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carol Stream to Harvard University is to fly which costs $150 - $360 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Carol Stream and Harvard University is 876 miles. The road distance is 1024.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Carol Stream to Harvard University without a car is to train which takes 24 h 55 min and costs $140 - $410.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Carol Stream to Harvard University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Carol Stream to Harvard University is to fly which takes 3 h 33 min and costs $150 - $360. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $410 and takes 24 h 55 min, you could also bus, which costs $110 - $300 and takes 27 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Harvard University is 1 h ahead of Carol Stream. It is currently 4:24 PM in Carol Stream and 5:24 PM in Harvard University.

Yes, the driving distance between Carol Stream to Harvard University is 1024 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 6 min to drive from Carol Stream to Harvard University.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Boston Airport.

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  • Distance: 876 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

What companies run services between Carol Stream, IL, USA and Harvard University, MA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Carol Stream to Harvard University hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Carol Stream to Harvard University via Wheaton Metra, Wheaton, Chicago OTC, Chicago Union Station, Boston South Station, South Station, and Harvard in around 24 h 55 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Providence Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Wheaton to Chicago OTC
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Amtrak

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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There are 778+ hotels available in Harvard University. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Carol Stream to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs $65 - $85.

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