There are 7 ways to get from James Madison University to New York by taxi, plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Taxi to Charlottesville, fly to New York La Guardia  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from James Madison University to Charlottesville
  2. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to New York La Guardia (LGA) CHO - LGA

$254 - $618

Cheapest option

Megabus, bus  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg to Washington DC
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to New York, Ny 2906 / ...

$38 - $94

5 alternative options

Megabus to Washington Dulles, fly to New York JFK  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg to Washington Dulles Airport
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York JFK (JFK) IAD - JFK

$86 - $322

Megabus to Washington Dulles, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg to Washington Dulles Airport
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IAD - LGA

$119 - $463

Megabus, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg to Washington DC
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express

$136 - $366

Bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrisonburg to New York, NY Harrisonburg

$40

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from James Madison University to New York 355 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from James Madison University to New York is to bus which costs $40 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from James Madison University to New York is to taxi and fly which costs $250 - $650 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Harrisonburg and arriving at New York, NY. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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The distance between James Madison University and New York is 306 miles. The road distance is 355 miles.

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The best way to get from James Madison University to New York without a car is to Megabus and train which takes 7 h 5 min and costs $130 - $370.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from James Madison University to New York, including transfers.

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James Madison University to New York bus services, operated by Wanda Coach, depart from Harrisonburg station.

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The quickest flight from Charlottesville Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from James Madison University to New York.
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  • Distance: 306 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

What companies run services between James Madison University, VA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Wanda Coach operates a bus from James Madison University to New York 6 times a week. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlottesville to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
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 Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg to Washington Dulles Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Book at
megabus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Harrisonburg to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 Washington, Dc to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to NY Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from James Madison University to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
ABC Cab Co.
Phone
+1 540-564-1214
Website
abccabcova.com
Checkered Cab Co
Phone
+1 540-908-2838
Website
facebook.com

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