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There are 8 ways to get from Manhattan to Durham (Station) by subway, plane, bus, train or car

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Subway to New York La Guardia, fly, line 700 bus  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Avenue/53rd Street to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) LGA - RDU
  3. Take the line 700 bus from GoTriangle Regional Transit Center to Duke St at Jackson St

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Train  •  11h 46m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak Station Carolinian

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Train to New York JFK, fly, line 700 bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) JFK - RDU
  3. Take the line 700 bus from GoTriangle Regional Transit Center to Duke St at Jackson St

Train to Newark, fly, line 700 bus  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) EWR - RDU
  3. Take the line 700 bus from GoTriangle Regional Transit Center to Duke St at Jackson St

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) PHL - RDU

Bus  •  10h 20m

  1. Take the bus from New York Midtown to Durham FlixBus N2470

Bus via 86 St  •  13h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Durham Greyhound US0670

Drive  •  8h 28m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Durham (Station) 491 miles

Manhattan to Durham (Station) by bus

The bus journey time between Manhattan and Durham (Station) is around 10h 20m and covers a distance of around 489 miles. Operated by Flixbus USA, the Manhattan to Durham (Station) bus service departs from New York Midtown and arrives in Durham. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

5 Weekly Buses
10h 20m Average Duration
$40 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Durham (Station) is to bus which costs $40 - $130 and takes 10h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to Durham (Station) is to subway and fly and line 700 bus which takes 4h 51m and costs $29 - $210.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York Midtown and arriving at Durham. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Durham (Station) station. However, there are services departing from 72 St and arriving at Durham Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 46m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Durham (Station) is 428 miles. The road distance is 491 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Durham (Station) without a car is to bus which takes 10h 20m and costs $40 - $130.

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It takes approximately 4h 51m to get from Manhattan to Durham (Station), including transfers.

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Manhattan to Durham (Station) bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from New York Midtown station.

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Manhattan to Durham (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Durham (Station) is to bus which takes 10h 20m and costs $40 - $130. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $24 - $200 and takes 11h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Durham (Station).
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  • Distance: 427.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 51m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Durham (Station), NC, USA?

Flixbus USA operates a bus from New York Midtown to Durham 5 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $130 and the journey takes 10h 20m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $190 and the journey takes 10h 41m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Flights from Philadelphia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $220
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1-718-217-5477
Website
new.mta.info
Train from Grand Central Terminal to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Website
https://new.mta.info/agency/long-island-rail-road
Schedules at
https://new.mta.info/agency/long-island-rail-road/timetables
Peak
$3 - $12
Off-Peak
$4 - $7
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-275-5555
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
https://www.njtransit.com/
Schedules at
https://www.njtransit.com/bus-to
Child 5-11 and Senior
$10 - $12
Adult Airport
$13 - $16
Amtrak Acela
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $380
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/acela-train
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$14 - $130
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$26 - $230
Business Seat - Adult
$29 - $250
First Class - Child 2-12
$45 - $180
First Class - Senior Citizens
$95 - $350
First Class - Adult
$95 - $380
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $80
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$3 - $23
Child Coach - short notice
$13 - $24
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$13 - $45
Child Business Class - short notice
$15 - $50
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$19 - $30
Business Seat - advance purchase
$29 - $90
Business Seat - short notice
$35 - $75
Coach Seat - short notice
$12 - $80
Train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
10h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$23 - $75
Child Coach - short notice
$40 - $70
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$35 - $120
Child Business Class - short notice
$40 - $120
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$55 - $140
Business Seat - advance purchase
$75 - $240
Business Seat - short notice
$80 - $240
Coach Seat - short notice
$60 - $190
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $210
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/northeast-regional-train
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$4 - $110
Reserved Coach Seat
$20 - $210
Business Class Seat
$70 - $180
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from GoTriangle Regional Transit Center to Duke St at Jackson St
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
+1 (855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from New York Midtown to Durham
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult
$40 - $130
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Durham
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 42m.

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Manhattan to Durham (Station) bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Durham station.

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Manhattan to Durham (Station) train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Durham Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Durham (Station) is 491 miles. It takes approximately 8h 28m to drive from Manhattan to Durham (Station).

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Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport.

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