There are 9 ways to get from Harvard University to New York by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$123 - $343

Cheapest option

Bus Go Buses  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge, MA to Manhattan, NY

$23

7 alternative options

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 26 min

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

$24 - $38

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Harvard University to New York 213.4 miles

$20 - $30

Subway to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the subway from Harvard to South Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$66 - $312

Subway to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the subway from Harvard to South Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$64 - $273

Subway to Boston, fly to Newark, train  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the subway from Harvard to South Station
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$75 - $323

Subway, bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the subway from Harvard to South Station
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
  3. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to New York JFK (JFK) ORH - JFK
  4. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$133 - $688

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Newark  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Newark (EWR) MHT - EWR

$169 - $642

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Harvard University to New York is to bus which costs $23 and takes 5 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Harvard University to New York is to subway and fly and train which costs $65 - $320 and takes 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Harvard University and New York is 188 miles. The road distance is 213.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Harvard University to New York without a car is to train which takes 5 h and costs $120 - $350.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Harvard University to New York, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Harvard University to New York is to train which takes 5 h and costs $120 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $23 - $40 and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harvard University to New York is 213 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to drive from Harvard University to New York.

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American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 1795+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $115 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Harvard University to New York.
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  • Distance: 188.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Harvard University, MA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Harvard University to New York every 4 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Harvard University to New York hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 15 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
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
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
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Subway from Harvard to South Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Cambridge, MA to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Website
gobuses.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 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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com

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