There are 8 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Massachusetts Amherst by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 11 min

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

$33 - $70

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Train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Springfield Amtrak Vermonter / ...

$46 - $105

Train, bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$111 - $270

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Massachusetts Amherst 168.7 miles

$16 - $24

Fly New York JFK to Boston, bus  •  5 h 45 min

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

$84 - $336

Fly New York JFK to Worcester, bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Worcester (ORH) JFK - ORH
  2. Take the bus from Worcester, Ma to Springfield, Ma
  3. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$106 - $480

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, bus  •  7 h 18 min

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

$98 - $314

Train, train to Newark, fly to Boston, bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  4. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Springfield, Ma
  5. Take the bus from Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts

$104 - $366

Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and University of Massachusetts Amherst is 138 miles. The road distance is 168.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Massachusetts Amherst without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Massachusetts Amherst, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Massachusetts Amherst is to bus which takes 6 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 3 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Massachusetts Amherst is 169 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Massachusetts Amherst.

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

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There are 32+ hotels available in University of Massachusetts Amherst. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New York La Guardia Airport is to shuttle which takes 34 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Massachusetts Amherst.
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  • Distance: 137.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) 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, Amtrak operates a train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to University of Massachusetts Amherst twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 3 h 22 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Worcester
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $440
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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
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
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 York Penn Station to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
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
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $190
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Bus from Worcester, Ma to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
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 Springfield, MA to Amherst, MA - University of Massachusetts
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
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 Worcester to Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Website
peterpanbus.com

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