There are 7 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Duke University by plane, train, bus 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

Fly from New York JFK  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) JFK - RDU

$96 - $371

Cheapest option

Bus EastWest Bus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Durham - Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St Pandora Bus

$56 - $70

5 alternative options

Train, train to Newark, fly, line 700 bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  4. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) EWR - RDU
  5. Take the line 700 bus from Regional Transit Center to GoDurham Station

$111 - $410

Fly from New York La Guardia, line 700 bus, line 6 bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) LGA - RDU
  2. Take the line 700 bus from Regional Transit Center to GoDurham Station
  3. Take the line 6 bus from GoDurham Station to Flowers Dr at Duke Garden

$98 - $346

Train  •  12 h 24 min

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

$89 - $244

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Durham, Nc 1081 / ...

$58 - $141

Drive  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Duke University 504 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Duke University is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Duke University is to fly which costs $95 - $380 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Duke University is 428 miles. The road distance is 504 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Duke University, including transfers.

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What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Duke University, NC, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Delta and two other airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Duke University hourly. Alternatively, EastWest Bus operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Duke University every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min. Pandora Bus also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Train operators
JFK Airtrain
Phone
(212) 435-7000
Website
panynj.gov
Train from JFK Terminal 4 to Jamaica AirTrain
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
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Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Bus operators
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Regional Transit Center to GoDurham Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
Bus from GoDurham Station to Flowers Dr at Duke Garden
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
EastWest Bus
Phone
4048498583
Website
eastwestbus.com
Bus from New York to Durham - Hillsborough Rd at LaSalle St
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
eastwestbus.com
Book at
eastwestbus.com
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 103 Canal St. to Durham, NC - 3414 Hillsborough
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
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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 Durham, Nc
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130

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