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There are 8 ways to get from New York to James Madison University by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly New York La Guardia to Charlottesville, taxi  •  4h 15m

  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

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 122 Allen St to Union Station Allen St
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$48 - $59

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

  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

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, Megabus  •  6h 6m

  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 - $391

Fly New York JFK to Washington Dulles, Megabus  •  6h 22m

  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

$87 - $325

Train Amtrak Acela Express, Megabus  •  7h 28m

  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  •  7h 52m

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

$102 - $231

Drive  •  6h 4m

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

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from New York to James Madison University is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to James Madison University is to fly and taxi which costs $250 - $650 and takes 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to James Madison University. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - 122 Allen St and arriving at Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg via Washington DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 30m.

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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 7h 28m and costs $140 - $360.

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It takes approximately 4h 15m 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 Washington Deluxe, depart from New York, NY - 122 Allen St station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Charlottesville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 34m.

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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 6h 4m to drive from New York to James Madison University.

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  • Distance: 306 miles
  • Duration: 4h 15m

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 Union Station, Washington DC, and Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg in around 8h 30m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Rochester
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to New Carrollton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
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
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $24
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megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Arlington to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from New York, NY - 122 Allen St to Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$32
Book at
gotobus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Charlottesville to James Madison University
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Anytime Taxi
Phone
+1 434-977-5522
1st Call Taxi
Phone
+1 434-906-6670
Website
1stcalltaxi.wordpress.com

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

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