There are 9 ways to get from New York to James Madison University by plane, taxi, train, bus or car

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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Fly New York La Guardia to Charlottesville, taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Charlottesville (CHO) LGA - CHO
  2. Take a taxi from Charlottesville to James Madison University

$250 - $620

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Bus, Megabus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from New York 6th Ave to Washington Union New York
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$33 - $55

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Train to Philadelphia, fly to Charlottesville, taxi  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlottesville (CHO) PHL - CHO
  3. Take a taxi from Charlottesville to James Madison University

$360 - $760

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, Megabus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington Dulles Airport to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$120 - $393

Fly New York JFK to Washington Dulles, Megabus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington Dulles Airport to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$85 - $323

Fly New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles, Megabus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) LGA - IAD
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington Dulles Airport to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$118 - $464

Train Amtrak Acela Express, Megabus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$143 - $360

Train Amtrak Northeast Regional, Megabus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Arlington to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$102 - $231

Drive  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Drive from New York to James Madison University 353.2 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New York to James Madison University. However, there are services departing from New York 6th Ave and arriving at Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg via Washington DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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The distance between New York and James Madison University is 306 miles. The road distance is 353.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to James Madison University without a car is to train and Megabus which takes 7 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from New York to James Madison University, including transfers.

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New York to James Madison University bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from New York 6th Ave station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Charlottesville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 22 min.

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New York to James Madison University bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to James Madison University is 353 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to drive from New York to James Madison University.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Charlottesville Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in James Madison University. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to James Madison University.
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  • Distance: 306 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and James Madison University, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from New York to James Madison University via Washington Union, Washington DC, and Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $24
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megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Arlington to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New York 6th Ave to Washington Union
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
boltbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Charlottesville to James Madison University
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
1st Call Taxi
Phone
+1 434-906-6670
Website
1stcalltaxi.wordpress.com
Anytime Taxi
Phone
+1 434-977-5522

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