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There are 10 ways to get from New York to Elon University by bus, train, car 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 Wanda Coach  •  8h 39m

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

$71 - $74

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Bus La Cubana  •  10h 50m

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

$181 - $186

Train  •  11h 13m

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

$99 - $254

Drive  •  9h 5m

  1. Drive from New York to Elon University 523.1 miles

$50 - $75

Fly Newark to Greensboro/High Point, bus  •  6h 30m

  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 - $641

Fly New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point, bus  •  6h 43m

  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 New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham, train  •  6h 43m

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

$119 - $398

Fly Newark to Raleigh/Durham, line 700 bus, train  •  6h 31m

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

$136 - $455

Train to New York JFK, fly to Raleigh/Durham, line 700 bus, train  •  6h 42m

  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 Station to Burlington Amtrak Station

$133 - $449

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Greensboro/High Point, bus  •  7h 31m

  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 9h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Elon University is to fly and bus which costs $130 - $650 and takes 6h 30m.

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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 8h 39m and costs $71 - $74.

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It takes approximately 8h 39m 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 8h 39m and costs $71 - $74. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $95 - $260 and takes 11h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 49m.

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

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Greensboro/High Point Airport.

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There are 23+ hotels available in Elon University. Prices start at $62 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: 8h 39m

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 8h 30m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York to Elon University once daily. Tickets cost $85 - $240 and the journey takes 11h 6m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Greensboro/High Point via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Greensboro/High Point via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Newark to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Burlington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
11h 6m
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 Station to Burlington Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
35m
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
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
8h 30m
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
9h 15m
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
47m
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
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org

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