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There are 6 ways to get from Galesburg to Harvard University by bus, plane, train 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.

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Amtrak Thruway to Moline, fly  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Galesburg to Moline
  2. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Boston (BOS) MLI - BOS

$235 - $297

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Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Galesburg Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Boston (BOS) ORD - BOS

$119 - $360

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Train to Chicago Midway, fly  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Galesburg Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Boston (BOS) MDW - BOS

$134 - $479

Train  •  25 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Galesburg Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Carl Sandburg / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$170 - $479

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  29 h 11 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Galesburg to Moline
  2. Take the bus from Moline, IL to Chicago, IL
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny
  4. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny

$155 - $353

Drive  •  19 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Galesburg to Harvard University 1166.8 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Galesburg to Harvard University is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galesburg to Harvard University is to Amtrak Thruway and fly which costs $230 - $300 and takes 7 h 38 min.

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The distance between Galesburg and Harvard University is 1002 miles. The road distance is 1166.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Galesburg to Harvard University without a car is to train which takes 25 h 53 min and costs $170 - $480.

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It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from Galesburg to Harvard University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Galesburg to Harvard University is to train which takes 25 h 53 min and costs $170 - $480. Alternatively, you can Amtrak Thruway and bus, which costs $150 - $360 and takes 29 h 11 min.

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There is no direct flight from Moline Airport to Boston Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Harvard University is 1 h ahead of Galesburg. It is currently 3:50 AM in Galesburg and 4:50 AM in Harvard University.

Yes, the driving distance between Galesburg to Harvard University is 1167 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 26 min to drive from Galesburg to Harvard University.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Moline Airport to Boston Airport.

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Map of how to get from Galesburg to Harvard University.
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  • Distance: 1002.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Galesburg to Harvard University via Chicago Union Station, Boston South Station, South Station, and Harvard in around 25 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Galesburg to Harvard University via Moline, IL, Chicago, IL, Harrison & Jefferson, Harrison & Morgan, Chicago, Il, New York, Ny, New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Boston, MA - South Station, South Station, and Harvard in around 29 h 11 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Boston via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Moline to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $600
Flights from Moline to Boston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Moline to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $600
Flights from Moline to Boston via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Moline to Boston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $650
Flights from Moline to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $650
Flights from Moline to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $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
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Galesburg Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
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
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
Bus from Galesburg to Moline
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Galesburg, IL to Moline, IL
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Moline, IL to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
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 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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