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There are 10 ways to get from Northwestern University to New York by subway, plane, train, bus or car

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Subway to Chicago O'Hare, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the subway from Foster to Clark/Lake
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ORD - LGA

$46 - $174

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Subway to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Newark  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the subway from Foster to Clark/Lake
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Newark (EWR) ORD - EWR

$44 - $357

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Subway to Chicago Midway, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the subway from Foster to Adams/Wabash
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MDW - LGA

$106 - $9,524

Subway to Chicago O'Hare, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the subway from Foster to Clark/Lake
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to New York JFK (JFK) ORD - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$78 - $336

Subway to Chicago O'Hare, fly to White Plains, train  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the subway from Foster to Clark/Lake
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to White Plains (HPN) ORD - HPN
  3. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central

$92 - $444

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, bus  •  7h 16m

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton (ABE) ORD - ABE
  2. Take the bus from Lehigh Valley International Airport Trans Bridge Bus Stop to Franklin & Varick

$144 - $710

Bus  •  14h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York Wdt 201

$64 - $128

Bus via Fullerton  •  14h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to New York, NY - 3 Allen St Chicago - NYC

$52 - $105

Train  •  21h 50m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited / ...

$100 - $146

Drive  •  13h 23m

  1. Drive from Northwestern University to New York 808.2 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Northwestern University to New York is to subway and fly which costs $45 - $180 and takes 5h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Northwestern University to New York is to subway and fly which costs $100 - $9,500 and takes 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Northwestern University to New York station. However, there are services departing from Evanston and arriving at New York Penn Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 50m.

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The distance between Northwestern University and New York is 718 miles. The road distance is 808.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Northwestern University to New York without a car is to bus which takes 14h 25m and costs $60 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5h 17m to get from Northwestern University to New York, including transfers.

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Northwestern University to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Chicago Union Station.

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The best way to get from Northwestern University to New York is to bus which takes 14h 25m and costs $60 - $130. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 21h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 3m.

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New York is 1h ahead of Northwestern University. It is currently 8:07 AM in Northwestern University and 9:07 AM in New York.

Map of how to get from Northwestern University to New York.
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  • Distance: 718.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 17m

What companies run services between Northwestern University, IL, USA and New York, NY, USA?

D&W Bus operates a bus from Chicago, IL to New York 3 times a week. Tickets cost $90 - $120 and the journey takes 12h 15m. Bus Ticket Inc. also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station once daily. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 19h 53m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $340
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark via Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from Foster to Clark/Lake
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from Foster to Adams/Wabash
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $8
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
mta.info
At Station Off-Peak
$9 - $12
Onboard Off-Peak
$16
At Station Peak
$12 - $15
Onboard-Peak
$19 - $21
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 Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Email
webmaster@transbridgelines.com
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Lehigh Valley International Airport Trans Bridge Bus Stop to Franklin & Varick
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
D&W Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
gotobus.com
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gotobus.com
Bus Ticket Inc.
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York, NY - Allen St.
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY - 3 Allen St
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
GoTo Bus

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Northwestern University to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Northwestern University to New York is 808 miles. It takes approximately 13h 23m to drive from Northwestern University to New York.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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