There are 8 ways to get from New York to Boulder by plane, bus, train 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 Newark, bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Denver (DEN) EWR - DEN
  2. Take the bus from Denver Airport Station Gate 8 to Downtown Boulder Station

$176 - $628

Cheapest option

Fly from New York La Guardia, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Denver (DEN) LGA - DEN
  2. Take the bus from Denver Airport Station Gate 8 to Downtown Boulder Station

$124 - $569

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Fly from New York JFK, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Denver (DEN) JFK - DEN
  2. Take the bus from Denver Airport Station Gate 8 to Downtown Boulder Station

$136 - $438

Train to Philadelphia, fly, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Denver (DEN) PHL - DEN
  3. Take the bus from Denver Airport Station Gate 8 to Downtown Boulder Station

$194 - $599

Train to Baltimore, fly, bus  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Denver (DEN) BWI - DEN
  3. Take the bus from Denver Airport Station Gate 8 to Downtown Boulder Station

$265 - $1,018

Train, drive  •  44 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Granby Amtrak
  3. Drive from Granby Amtrak to Boulder

$278 - $813

Bus  •  45 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Denver, Co 1683 / ...

$227 - $499

Drive  •  28 h 33 min

  1. Drive from New York to Boulder 1802.9 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Boulder is 1648 miles. The road distance is 1802.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Boulder without a car is to bus which takes 45 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from New York to Boulder, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Denver Airport is the direct flight which takes 4 h 7 min.

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Boulder is 2 h behind New York. It is currently 9:33 PM in New York and 7:33 PM in Boulder.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Boulder is 1803 miles. It takes approximately 28 h 33 min to drive from New York to Boulder.

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Delta, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Denver Airport.

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There are 66+ hotels available in Boulder. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Boulder.
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  • Distance: 1647.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 19 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Boulder, CO, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Boulder hourly. Tickets cost $170 - $430 and the journey takes 43 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Denver via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Denver via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Denver via Covington
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Denver via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Denver via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Denver via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Denver via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Denver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Denver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Denver via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Denver via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from New York Penn Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Granby Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
Regional Transportation District
Phone
+1 303-299-6000
Website
rtd-denver.com
Bus from Denver Airport Station Gate 8 to Downtown Boulder Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
rtd-denver.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 Newark, Nj to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
43 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $430

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