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There are 8 ways to get from New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Worcester "Greyhound" / ...

$21 - $35

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Train, bus  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to New Haven Northeast Regional / ...
  2. Take the bus from New Haven to Worcester "Greyhound"

$43 - $100

Train  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Springfield Northeast Regional
  2. Take the train from Springfield to Worcester Union Station Lake Shore Limited

$74 - $131

Bus via Springfield  •  6h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Springfield, MA Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from Union Station, Springfield, MA to Union Station, Worcester, MA Peter Pan

$47 - $64

Drive  •  3h 14m

  1. Drive from New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA 174.3 miles

$17 - $25

Fly from Newark, train  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Worcester

$73 - $276

Fly from New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 37m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Worcester

$87 - $325

Fly from New York JFK, train  •  5h 35m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  2. Take the train from Back Bay to Worcester

$113 - $316

New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA by bus

The bus journey time between New York and Union Station, Worcester, MA is around 4h 5m and covers a distance of around 178 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 20m. Operated by Greyhound USA and OurBus, the New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA bus service departs from New York and arrives in Worcester. Typically nine buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 5m
Fastest bus time:
3h 20m
Buses per week:
9
Cheapest price:
$21
Carbon emissions:
35 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:00
Last bus departs at:
15:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA bus schedules

New York → Union Station, Worcester, MA
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The cheapest way to get from New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3h 14m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York and arriving at Worcester. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA station. However, there are services departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Worcester Union Station via Springfield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 49m.

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The distance between New York and Union Station, Worcester, MA is 156 miles. The road distance is 174.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA without a car is to bus which takes 4h 15m and costs $21 - $35.

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The bus from New York to Worcester takes 4h 15m including transfers and departs once daily.

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New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA is to bus which takes 4h 15m and costs $21 - $35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $70 - $140 and takes 5h 49m.

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  • Distance: 156.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 15m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Union Station, Worcester, MA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Worcester once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 4h 15m. OurBus also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA via Springfield in around 5h 49m.

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 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 New Haven
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Springfield
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$80 - $150
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 New Haven
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Springfield to Worcester Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Back Bay to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York to Worcester
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New Haven to Worcester
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Union Station, Springfield, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Springfield, MA to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
peterpanbus.com

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New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Worcester station.

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New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Worcester Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA is 174 miles. It takes approximately 3h 14m to drive from New York to Union Station, Worcester, MA.

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