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.

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Train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$132 - $343

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA

$24 - $35

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...

$27 - $71

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from New York to Harvard University 213.3 miles

$20 - $30

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, subway  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  3. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$65 - $259

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, subway  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  3. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$77 - $308

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, subway  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  3. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$66 - $300

Fly Newark to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$167 - $648

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Harvard University is to bus which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Harvard University is to train and fly and subway which costs $75 - $310 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between New York and Harvard University is 188 miles. The road distance is 213.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from New York to Harvard University, including transfers.

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There are 822+ hotels available in Harvard University. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Harvard University.
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  • Distance: 188.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

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 every 2 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from New York to Harvard University hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $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 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 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 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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 Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 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
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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