There are 6 ways to get from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Springfield, Ma 2008 / ...

$27 - $61

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Train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to New Haven New Haven
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Shuttle / ...

$50 - $104

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst 164.6 miles

$16 - $24

Fly from New York La Guardia, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma

$86 - $307

Fly from Newark, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$98 - $354

Subway to New York JFK, fly, bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  3. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$87 - $343

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts via Springfield, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 18 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and University of Massachusetts Amherst is 134 miles. The road distance is 164.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst, including transfers.

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Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst is to bus which takes 5 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Springfield, Ma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst is 165 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to drive from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst.

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

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst.
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  • Distance: 134.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 19 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manhattan to University of Massachusetts Amherst via New Haven, New Haven Union Station, Springfield Amtrak, Springfield, MA, and Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts in around 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to New Haven
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$16 - $18
Off-peak onboard
$23 - $25
Onboard
$24 - $35
At station
$22 - $25
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
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 Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Springfield
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Springfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
peterpanbus.com

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