There are 10 ways to get from Manhattan to Stanford University by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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Fly Newark to San Francisco  •  9h 48m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to San Francisco (SFO) EWR - SFO

$125 - $463

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Fly New York JFK to San Francisco  •  10h 9m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to San Francisco (SFO) JFK - SFO

$128 - $484

Fly Newark to San Jose  •  10h 11m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to San Jose (SJC) EWR - SJC

$156 - $405

Fly New York JFK to San Jose  •  10h 25m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to San Jose (SJC) JFK - SJC

$149 - $576

Fly New York JFK to Oakland  •  10h 59m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Oakland (OAK) JFK - OAK

$152 - $496

Train to Philadelphia, fly to San Francisco  •  11h 5m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to San Francisco (SFO) PHL - SFO

$163 - $415

Fly Newark to Sacramento, train, BART  •  13h 51m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Sacramento (SMF) EWR - SMF
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
  3. Take the BART from Richmond to Millbrae

$208 - $680

Bus  •  3 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Las Vegas, Nv 1675
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca 6774

$313 - $433

Train, BART  •  3 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Croton-Harmon
  2. Take the train from Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak
  4. Take the BART from Richmond to Millbrae

$325 - $474

Drive  •  46h 5m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Stanford University 2962.3 miles

$290 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Stanford University is to fly which costs $120 - $470 and takes 9h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Stanford University is to fly which costs $120 - $470 and takes 9h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Stanford University. However, there are services departing from Harlem-125th St. and arriving at Palo Alto Caltrain via Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station, Chicago Union Station, Richmond and Millbrae Caltrain. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 4h.

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The distance between Manhattan and Stanford University is 2577 miles. The road distance is 2962.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Stanford University without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 0h and costs $310 - $440.

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It takes approximately 9h 48m to get from Manhattan to Stanford University, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Stanford University train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Harlem-125th St. station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Stanford University is to fly which takes 9h 48m and costs $120 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $310 - $440 and takes 3 days 0h.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 6h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Stanford University.
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  • Distance: 2577.3 miles
  • Duration: 9h 48m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Stanford University, CA, USA?

United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from Manhattan to Stanford University hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manhattan to Stanford University via Las Vegas, Nv, San Jose, Ca, San Jose Diridon Caltrain, Palo Alto Caltrain, Caltrain Platform South, and Campus Oval in around 3 days 0h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Newark to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Oakland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 23m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 16m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 59m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Oakland
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Oakland via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to San Francisco via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Croton-Harmon Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
18h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$310 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Seat
$200 - $290
Train from Chicago Union Station to Richmond Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Premium
$550 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $700
Business Seat
$490 - $700
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond to Millbrae
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bart.gov
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Croton-Harmon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$10 - $12
Off-peak onboard
$17
Rail Peak-At station
$11 - $15
Onboard-Peak
$15 - $21
Bus operators
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.

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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 Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 days 11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$250 - $350
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$250 - $350
Flexible
$350 - $500
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $130

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Stanford University is 3h behind Manhattan. It is currently 3:31 AM in Manhattan and 12:31 AM in Stanford University.

Manhattan to Stanford University train services, operated by BART, arrive at Millbrae station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Stanford University is 2962 miles. It takes approximately 46h 5m to drive from Manhattan to Stanford University.

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Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 492+ hotels available in Stanford University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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