There are 8 ways to get from New York University to Harvard University by bus, train, car, subway or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny / ...

$27 - $71

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Train  •  5 h 8 min

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

$126 - $346

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA

$27 - $41

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from New York University to Harvard University 213.4 miles

$20 - $30

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, subway  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  3. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$65 - $259

Line 6 subway to Newark, fly to Boston, subway  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 6 subway from Astor Pl to Grand Central - 42 St
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  3. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$80 - $309

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Boston  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$66 - $295

Fly Newark to Manchester, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$170 - $649

Questions & Answers

The distance between New York University and Harvard University is 189 miles. The road distance is 213.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York University to Harvard University without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from New York University to Harvard University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York University to Harvard University is to bus which takes 5 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 8 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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Yes, the driving distance between New York University to Harvard University is 213 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to drive from New York University to Harvard University.

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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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There are 759+ hotels available in Harvard University. Prices start at $138 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York University to Harvard University.
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  • Distance: 188.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between New York University, NY, USA and Harvard University, MA, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from New York University to Harvard University hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Greyhound USA also services this route every 10 minutes. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York University to Harvard University hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 46 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
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Train operators
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 Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Astor Pl to Grand Central - 42 St
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from W 4 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Harvard
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
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
Website
peterpanbus.com
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 Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26

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