There are 9 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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Fly New York JFK to Worcester  •  2h 36m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Worcester (ORH) JFK - ORH

$106 - $541

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Bus  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Worcester, MA New York, NY - Worcester, MA - Lowell, MA - Methuen - Lawrence, MA / ...

$27 - $51

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Fly New York JFK to Boston, bus  •  3h 29m

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

$80 - $362

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, bus  •  5h 16m

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

$87 - $378

Fly Newark to Boston, bus  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Worcester, Ma

$102 - $434

Train  •  7h 31m

  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 Station
  3. Take the train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Worcester Union Station

$84 - $201

Bus via Hartford  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from New York JFK International Airport to New York Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Hartford, CT
  3. Take the bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to Union Station, Worcester, MA

$60 - $113

Bus, night bus  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the bus from New York JFK International Airport to New York Port Authority Bus Terminal JFK Airport - NYC / ...
  2. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Worcester, Ma 2026

$44 - $89

Drive  •  3h 14m

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester 176.4 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester is to fly which costs $100 - $550 and takes 2h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester station. However, there are services departing from New York JFK International Airport and arriving at Union Station, Worcester, MA via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY and Union Station, Hartford, CT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester station. However, there are services departing from JFK Terminal 4 and arriving at Worcester Union Station via Jamaica, New York Penn Station, New Haven Union Station and Springfield Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 31m.

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The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Worcester is 153 miles. The road distance is 176.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester without a car is to bus which takes 5h 20m and costs $27 - $55.

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It takes approximately 2h 36m to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester, including transfers.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester bus services, operated by NYC Express Bus (Golden Touch Transportation), depart from New York JFK International Airport station.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from New York Penn Station.

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

JetBlue Airways flies from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester once daily. Alternatively, OurBus operates a bus from New York, NY to Worcester, MA once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $29 and the journey takes 3h 30m. Coach Company also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $900
Train operators
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 New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $120
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 New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 New Haven Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Springfield Amtrak Station to Worcester Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
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 Boston South Buses to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$28 - $40
Night bus from New York, Ny to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Book at
ourbus.com
Coach Company
Phone
+1 800 874 3377
Email
info@coachco.com
Website
coachco.com
Bus from New York, NY to Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33 - $38
Schedules at
coachco.com
Trans-bridge Lines
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
peterpanbus.com

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester is to fly which takes 2h 36m and costs $100 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $27 - $55 and takes 5h 20m, you could also train, which costs $80 - $210 and takes 7h 31m.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Worcester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 4m.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Union Station, Worcester, MA.

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New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Worcester Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester is 176 miles. It takes approximately 3h 14m to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Worcester.

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JetBlue Airways offers flights from New York JFK Airport to Worcester Airport.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Worcester. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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