There are 9 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harvard University by plane, bus, train, subway, night 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 New York JFK to Boston  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$63 - $288

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...

$33 - $81

7 alternative options

Fly New York JFK to Hyannis, bus  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Hyannis (HYA) JFK - HYA
  2. Take the bus from Barnstable Municipal Airport to Boston South Station

$167 - $558

Fly New York JFK to Worcester, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Worcester (ORH) JFK - ORH
  2. Take the bus from Worcester, Ma to Boston, Ma

$100 - $464

Train, train to Newark, fly to Boston, subway  •  4 h 14 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 Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  5. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$85 - $320

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, subway  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$77 - $266

Train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$130 - $354

Night bus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2502 / ...

$34 - $76

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harvard University 213.2 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harvard University is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harvard University is to fly which costs $60 - $290 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Harvard University is 184 miles. The road distance is 213.2 miles.

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

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

JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harvard University hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Harvard University every 2 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 59 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Hyannis
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Harvard
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Barnstable Municipal Airport to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Worcester, MA - Union Station to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.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 Worcester, Ma to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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