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There are 12 ways to get from Northwestern University to New York by subway, plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Subway to Chicago O'Hare, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 30m

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

$69 - $381

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Subway to Chicago Midway, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 23m

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

$104 - $500

Subway to Chicago Midway, fly to Newark  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the subway from Foster to Washington/Wabash
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Newark (EWR) MDW - EWR

$111 - $385

Subway to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Newark  •  5h 16m

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

$106 - $406

Subway to Chicago O'Hare, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5h 31m

  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

$88 - $410

Subway to Chicago O'Hare, fly to White Plains, train  •  7h 26m

  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

$215 - $680

Fly Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton, bus  •  7h 18m

  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 Exchange Place

$244 - $469

Fly Chicago Midway to Philadelphia, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Philadelphia (PHL) MDW - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station

$168 - $585

Bus  •  13h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to New York, NY Chicago

$103 - $162

Bus via Paulina & Howard Terminal  •  16h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York Djb149

$94 - $96

Train  •  22h 2m

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

$97 - $144

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 bus via Paulina & Howard Terminal which costs $94 - $97 and takes 16h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Northwestern University to New York is to subway and fly which costs $110 - $390 and takes 5h 9m.

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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 13h 22m and costs $100 - $170.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Northwestern University to New York, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Northwestern University to New York is to bus which takes 13h 22m and costs $100 - $170. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $95 - $150 and takes 22h 2m.

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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 7m.

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New York is 1h ahead of Northwestern University. It is currently 11:53 PM in Northwestern University and 12:53 AM in New York.

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

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  • Distance: 718.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

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

Wanda Coach operates a bus from Northwestern University to New York 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $100 and the journey takes 13h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Northwestern University to New York once daily. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 19h 53m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Newark via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago Midway to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Philadelphia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Allentown/Bethlehem/Easton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Newark via Billy Bishop Toronto City
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from Foster to Clark/Lake
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from Foster to Washington/Wabash
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$95 - $140
First Class
$110 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
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 Exchange Place
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
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GoTo Bus
D&J Bus
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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