There are 12 ways to get from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct 2008 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Worcester, Ma 2000 / ...

$29 - $67

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Train, bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
  3. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Worcester, Ma

$40 - $86

Train, bus via Springfield Amtrak  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, Ma to Worcester, Ma 255 / ...

$53 - $116

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Harford, CT to Worcester, MA - Union Station

$32 - $51

Train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Grand Central to New Haven
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak to Worcester Amtrak

$66 - $139

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester 175.5 miles

$17 - $25

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma

$73 - $280

Fly Newark to Boston, bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma

$85 - $327

Fly New York JFK to Boston, bus  •  4 h 33 min

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

$76 - $323

Line 7 subway, train to New York JFK, fly to Worcester  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Woodside - 61 St
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Worcester (ORH) JFK - ORH

$90 - $455

Fly Newark to Manchester, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma

$175 - $667

Fly Newark to Hartford, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Hartford (BDL) EWR - BDL
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Worcester, Ma

$160 - $389

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The cheapest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Grand Central Terminal and Worcester is 154 miles. The road distance is 175.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Worcester, Ma via Hartford, Ct. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester. However, there are services departing from Grand Central and arriving at Worcester Amtrak via New Haven Union Station Amtrak and Springfield Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 4 min.

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Grand Central Terminal to Worcester train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from New York station.

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Map of how to get from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester.
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  • Distance: 154.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Grand Central Terminal, NY, USA and Worcester, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester via New York, Ny and Hartford, Ct in around 4 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Grand Central Terminal to Worcester via New Haven, New Haven Union Station Amtrak, and Springfield Amtrak in around 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$25 - $35
At station
$24 - $26
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 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
Train from Springfield Amtrak to Worcester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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 New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from New Haven, Ct to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
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 Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Harford, CT to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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