There are 9 ways to get from New York to Lowell by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus Coach Company  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority NY to Lowell

$35 - $45

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Bus Go Buses  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Cambridge, MA

$23 - $28

7 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from North Station to Lowell Lowell Line

$137 - $352

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from New York to Lowell 220.7 miles

$21 - $35

Train to Newark, fly to Manchester  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT

$307 - $799

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the train from North Station to Lowell

$68 - $263

Fly Newark to Boston, train  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the train from North Station to Lowell

$80 - $312

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Manchester  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Manchester (MHT) LGA - MHT

$290 - $630

Fly New York JFK to Boston, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  2. Take the train from North Station to Lowell

$70 - $302

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Lowell is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Lowell is to train and fly which costs $300 - $800 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Port Authority NY and arriving at Lowell. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between New York and Lowell is 192 miles. The road distance is 220.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Lowell without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 35 min and costs $35 - $45.

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The bus from Port Authority NY to Lowell takes 4 h 35 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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New York to Lowell bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Manhattan, NY station.

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The best way to get from New York to Lowell is to bus which takes 4 h 35 min and costs $35 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $130 - $360 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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New York to Lowell bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Cambridge, MA station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Lowell.
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  • Distance: 191.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 35 min

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

Coach Company operates a bus from New York to Lowell twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Lowell via Boston Back Bay Station, Back Bay, and North Station in around 5 h 19 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York La Guardia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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
Bus operators
Coach Company
Phone
+1 800 874 3377
Email
info@coachco.com
Website
coachco.com
Bus from Port Authority NY to Lowell
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
coachco.com
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to Cambridge, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Website
gobuses.com

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Lowell is 221 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to drive from New York to Lowell.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Lowell. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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