Travel from New-York to Cambridge-MA-USA

Train, bus or fly from New York to Cambridge?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Cambridge hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 38 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from New York to Cambridge every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Coach Run also services this route twice daily.

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How to get from New York to Cambridge

ModeDurationPrice
From New York Penn Station train to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak.3 h 38 min$254
From New York, NY bus to Boston, MA.4 h 15 min$19
From W 4 St subway to New York, NY, bus to South Station - Inbound, then subway to Central - Outbound.5 h 14 min$35
From New York drive to Cambridge.3 h 49 min$25
From W 4 St subway to Roosevelt Av/74 St, bus to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Cambridge.3 h 15 min$136
From Penn Station train to Jamaica, NY, AirTrain to New York JFK airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Cambridge.3 h 8 min$136
From New York Penn Station train to Newark airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Cambridge.2 h 56 min$136
From Grand Central train to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane B, line 12 bus to White Plains airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Cambridge.4 h 36 min$174

How long does it take to get from New York to Cambridge?

The train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak takes 3 h 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

Is there a direct train between New York and Cambridge?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

Is there a direct bus between New York and Cambridge?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY and arriving at Boston, MA. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

Operators from New York to Cambridge

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Amtrak Acela Express+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Acela Express
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
New York City Transit (MTA)New York City Transit (MTA)
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
MBTAMBTA
American AirlinesAmerican Airlines
DeltaDelta
JetBlue AirwaysJetBlue Airways
MassportMassport
Long Island Rail RoadLong Island Rail Road
Port Authority NYNJPort Authority NYNJ
Cape AirCape Air
Amtrak Northeast Regional+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Northeast Regional
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Westchester County Bee-Line SystemWestchester County Bee-Line System
Tradewind AviationTradewind Aviation