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Bus  •  5h

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Methuen - Lawrence, MA OurBus

$21 - $40

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Train, bus  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Salem, NH-exit 2 I-93 Northbound

$88 - $192

Drive  •  4h 8m

  1. Drive from New York to Methuen 226.3 miles

$22 - $35

Fly from Newark, train  •  6h 22m

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

$76 - $281

Fly from New York La Guardia, train  •  6h 29m

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

$90 - $330

Train to New York JFK, fly, train, line 40 bus  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  3. Take the train from North Station to Lawrence
  4. Take the line 40 bus from Buckley Transportation Center, Lawrence to Pelham Street & Pelham Avenue

$116 - $321

New York to Methuen by bus

The bus journey time between New York and Methuen is around 5h 6m and covers a distance of around 247 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 5h. Operated by OurBus, the New York to Methuen bus service departs from New York, NY and arrives in Methuen - Lawrence, MA. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
5h 6m
Fastest bus time:
5h
Buses per week:
3
Cheapest price:
$21
Carbon emissions:
49 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
15:00
Last bus departs at:
15:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Methuen bus schedules

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The cost-effective way to get from New York to Methuen is to drive, which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Methuen is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York, NY and arriving at Methuen - Lawrence, MA. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between New York and Methuen is 201 miles. The road distance is 226.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Methuen without a car is to bus which takes 5h and costs $21 - $40.

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The bus from New York, NY to Methuen - Lawrence, MA takes 5h including transfers and departs three times a week.

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New York to Methuen bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from New York, NY station.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 9m.

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New York to Methuen bus services, operated by OurBus, arrive at Methuen - Lawrence, MA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Methuen is 226 miles. It takes approximately 4h 8m to drive from New York to Methuen.

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  • Distance: 201 miles
  • Duration: 5h

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

OurBus operates a bus from New York, NY to Methuen - Lawrence, MA 3 times a week. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 5h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $280
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $310
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Flights from Newark to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak

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 Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from North Station to Lawrence
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
MBTA
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Methuen - Lawrence, MA
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
ourbus.com
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to Salem, NH-exit 2
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.com
Merrimack Valley Transit
Phone
+1 978-469-6878
Website
mvrta.com
Bus from Buckley Transportation Center, Lawrence to Pelham Street & Pelham Avenue
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
mvrta.com

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Cape Air, Spirit Airlines, JetBlue Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Boston Airport.

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