There are 8 ways to get from New York to Harvard University by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Acela Express

$132 - $343

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 41 min

$22 - $35

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 7 min

  1. 2504 / ...

$27 - $71

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. 213.3 miles

$20 - $30

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, subway  •  3 h 29 min

  1. LGA - BOS

$65 - $259

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, subway  •  3 h 27 min

  1. JFK - BOS

$66 - $300

Fly Newark to Boston, subway  •  3 h 32 min

  1. EWR - BOS

$65 - $300

Fly New York La Guardia to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. LGA - MHT

$150 - $479

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Harvard University hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 59 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from New York to Harvard University every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from New York La Guardia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Harvard
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $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
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Harvard University is 302 km. The road distance is 341 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Harvard University is to bus which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Harvard University is to train and fly and subway which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $65 - $300.

It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from New York to Harvard University, including transfers.