Travel within United States is: Fully open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Cambridge?

Book now

There are 9 ways to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge by train, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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

Train

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Boston

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry, train

  1. Take the bus from Smith Haven Mall to Riverhead County Center
  2. Take the bus from Riverhead County Center to Orient Point Ferry Dock
  3. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  4. Take the train from New London to Boston

7 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Port Jefferson to Prudential

Car ferry, bus

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the bus from Bridgeport, CT to Boston, MA

Drive

  1. Drive from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS)

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS)

Train to Newark, fly to Boston

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS)

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Providence, train

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Providence (PVD)
  3. Take the train from Providence to Boston

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 29m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 29m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from LI Macarthur Airport and arriving at Prudential via Smith Haven Mall and Port Jefferson. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 37m.

More details

The distance between Islip Airport (ISP) and Cambridge is 151 miles. The road distance is 248.1 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge without a car is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge, including transfers.

More details

Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., depart from Port Jefferson station.

More details

The best way to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $130 and takes 7h 37m.

Mode details

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

Search flights

Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at Prudential station.

More details

Map of how to get from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 151.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 19m

What companies run services between Islip Airport (ISP), USA and Cambridge, MA, USA?

You can take a train from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, New York Penn Station, and NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station in around 6h 19m. Alternatively, Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Port Jefferson to Prudential twice a week. Tickets cost $50 - $120 and the journey takes 4h 43m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $410
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Newark to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
new.mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
new.mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
new.mta.info
Amtrak Acela

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
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$35 - $130
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$65 - $230
Business Seat - Adult
$75 - $260
First Class - Child 2-12
$100 - $200
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$190 - $350
First Class - Adult
$210 - $390
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $90
Website
Amtrak Acela
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$16 - $45
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$28 - $85
Business Seat - Adult
$30 - $90
First Class - Child 2-12
$55 - $90
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$100 - $160
First Class - Adult
$110 - $180
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-523-6590
Website
amtrak.com
Train from NY Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Station to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$20 - $65
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $130
Business Class Seat
$65 - $170
Train from New London to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$29 - $95
Business Class Seat
$50 - $130
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$13 - $40
Reserved Coach Seat
$25 - $75
Business Class Seat
$40 - $100
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0 - $12
Website
MBTA
children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$10 - $12
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from Port Jefferson to Prudential
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Prepaid Online Rate
$50 - $60
Onboard
$60 - $120
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Bridgeport, CT to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Smith Haven Mall to Riverhead County Center
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Riverhead County Center to Orient Point Ferry Dock
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Ferry operators
The Bridgeport and Port Jefferson Steamboat Company
Phone
+1 888-443-3779
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com
Car and passenger
$62
Adult
$20
Senior
$17
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from Orient Point to New London
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $80
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$17 - $19
Vehicle and Passenger
$55 - $80

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge is 248 miles. It takes approximately 4h 29m to drive from Islip Airport (ISP) to Cambridge.

Get driving directions

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

Search flights

There are 331+ hotels available in Cambridge. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

More details