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There are 9 ways to get from Northbrook to Harvard University by bus, plane, subway, train or car

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Line 423 bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Boston, subway  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 423 bus from Lehigh/Glenview Metra Station to Harlem CTA Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Boston (BOS) ORD - BOS
  3. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$88 - $279

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Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Boston, subway  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Northbrook to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Boston (BOS) MDW - BOS
  3. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$103 - $400

Train to Milwaukee, fly to Boston  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Glenview Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
  2. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Boston (BOS) MKE - BOS

$167 - $394

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Providence, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Providence (PVD) ORD - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station

$120 - $655

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Manchester, I-93, subway  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Northbrook to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Manchester (MHT) MDW - MHT
  3. Take the I-93 from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston, MA
  4. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$176 - $503

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Providence, train, subway  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Northbrook to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Providence (PVD) MDW - PVD
  3. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
  4. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$120 - $506

Train  •  23 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$139 - $400

Bus  •  24 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny 1604
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny / ...

$112 - $278

Drive  •  16 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Northbrook to Harvard University 1018.9 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Northbrook to Harvard University is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 16 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Northbrook to Harvard University is to line 423 bus and fly and subway which costs $85 - $280 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Northbrook and Harvard University is 858 miles. The road distance is 1018.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Northbrook to Harvard University without a car is to train which takes 23 h 46 min and costs $130 - $400.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Northbrook to Harvard University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Northbrook to Harvard University is to train which takes 23 h 46 min and costs $130 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $280 and takes 24 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 8 min.

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Harvard University is 1 h ahead of Northbrook. It is currently 5:04 PM in Northbrook and 6:04 PM in Harvard University.

Yes, the driving distance between Northbrook to Harvard University is 1019 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 54 min to drive from Northbrook to Harvard University.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Boston Airport.

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  • Distance: 858.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Northbrook, IL, USA and Harvard University, MA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Northbrook to Harvard University once daily. Tickets cost $130 - $390 and the journey takes 21 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Northbrook to Harvard University via Chicago Union Station, Clinton & Jackson, Harrison & Morgan, Chicago, Il, New York, Ny, New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Boston, MA - South Station, South Station, and Harvard in around 24 h 51 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Boston via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Milwaukee to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Boston
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Harvard
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Northbrook to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.com
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 Glenview Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Lehigh/Glenview Metra Station to Harlem CTA Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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