There are 10 ways to get from New York to Elon University by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus Wanda Coach  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Burlington, NC Nyc

$71 - $74

9 alternative options

Bus La Cubana  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Greensboro, NC Atlanta route

$181 - $186

Train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Burlington Amtrak Carolinian

$99 - $254

Drive  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Drive from New York to Elon University 523.1 miles

$50 - $75

Fly New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) LGA - GSO
  2. Take the bus from Coble Transportation Center to Alamance Regional Medical Center

$125 - $684

Fly Newark to Greensboro/High Point, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) EWR - GSO
  2. Take the bus from Coble Transportation Center to Alamance Regional Medical Center

$137 - $643

Train to Newark, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 700 bus, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) EWR - RDU
  3. Take the line 700 bus from Regional Transit Center to GoDurham Station
  4. Take the train from Durham Amtrak to Burlington Amtrak

$136 - $457

Fly New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) LGA - RDU
  2. Take the train from Durham Amtrak to Burlington Amtrak

$119 - $398

Train to New York JFK, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 700 bus, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) JFK - RDU
  3. Take the line 700 bus from Regional Transit Center to GoDurham Station
  4. Take the train from Durham Amtrak to Burlington Amtrak

$131 - $447

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Greensboro/High Point, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Greensboro/High Point (GSO) PHL - GSO
  3. Take the bus from Coble Transportation Center to Alamance Regional Medical Center

$285 - $934

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Elon University is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Elon University is to train and fly and line 700 bus which costs $130 - $460 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The distance between New York and Elon University is 439 miles. The road distance is 523.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Elon University without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 39 min and costs $71 - $74.

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It takes approximately 8 h 39 min to get from New York to Elon University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Elon University is to bus which takes 8 h 39 min and costs $71 - $74. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $95 - $260 and takes 11 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 43 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Elon University is 523 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 5 min to drive from New York to Elon University.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Elon University. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Elon University.
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  • Distance: 439.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 39 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Elon University, NC, USA?

Wanda Coach operates a bus from New York to Elon University 4 times a day. Tickets cost $60 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York to Elon University once daily. Tickets cost $85 - $240 and the journey takes 11 h 6 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
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 Burlington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $240
Room
$360 - $500
Train from Durham Amtrak to Burlington Amtrak
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Burlington, NC
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Union City, NJ to Greensboro, NC
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
PART NC
Phone
+1 336-662-0002
Website
partnc.org
Bus from Coble Transportation Center to Alamance Regional Medical Center
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Regional Transit Center to GoDurham Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org

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