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

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Fly Portland to Boston  •  7h 37m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Boston (BOS) PDX - BOS

$126 - $278

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Fly Portland to Manchester, bus  •  10h 55m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Manchester (MHT) PDX - MHT
  2. Take the bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses

$268 - $826

Fly Portland to Providence, train  •  11h 28m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Providence (PVD) PDX - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence to South Station

$194 - $728

Fly Portland to Hyannis, bus  •  12h 39m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Hyannis (HYA) PDX - HYA
  2. Take the bus from Barnstable Airport, Hyannis, MA to South Station, Boston, MA

$224 - $680

Train to Seattle, fly to Boston  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the train from Portland to Tacoma Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Boston (BOS) SEA - BOS

$158 - $364

Train  •  2 days 20h

  1. Take the train from Portland to Chicago Union Station Empire Builder
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station Lake Shore Limited

$306 - $434

Bus  •  3 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Portland to Denver
  2. Take the bus from Denver to New York
  3. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Cambridge, MA

$338 - $469

Bus, train  •  4 days 23h

  1. Take the bus from Portland to Seattle
  2. Take the bus from Seattle to Vancouver
  3. Take the train from Vancouver to Toronto Union Station
  4. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Albany
  5. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station

Drive  •  2 days 0h

  1. Drive from Portland to Harvard University 3112.3 miles

$300 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Harvard University is to fly which costs $120 - $280 and takes 7h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Harvard University is to fly which costs $120 - $280 and takes 7h 37m.

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No, there is no direct train from Portland to Harvard University. However, there are services departing from Portland and arriving at Harvard via Chicago Union Station and South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20h.

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The distance between Portland and Harvard University is 2544 miles. The road distance is 3112.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Harvard University without a car is to train which takes 2 days 20h and costs $300 - $440.

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It takes approximately 7h 37m to get from Portland to Harvard University, including transfers.

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Portland to Harvard University train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Portland station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Harvard University is to fly which takes 7h 37m and costs $120 - $280. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $300 - $440 and takes 2 days 20h, you could also bus, which costs $330 - $470 and takes 3 days 9h.

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The quickest flight from Portland Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 18m.

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Harvard University is 3h ahead of Portland. It is currently 3:51 AM in Portland and 6:51 AM in Harvard University.

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  • Distance: 2544.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 37m

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Harvard University, MA, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and five other airlines fly from Portland to Harvard University hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portland to Harvard University via Chicago Union Station, Boston South Station, South Station, and Harvard in around 2 days 20h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Portland to Manchester via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Portland to Manchester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Portland to Manchester via Chicago Midway, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Portland to Manchester via Denver, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Portland to Manchester via Denver, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Portland to Providence via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Portland to Providence via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Portland to Providence via Chicago Midway, Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Portland to Manchester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Portland to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Portland to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Portland to Providence via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Portland to Providence via Newark
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Portland to Boston via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Portland to Boston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Portland to Providence via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Portland to Providence via Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Boston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Portland to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $470
Flights from Portland to Hyannis via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Portland to Hyannis via Boston
Ave. Duration
11h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Portland to Hyannis via New York JFK, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
12h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Portland to Hyannis via Boston, Nantucket
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Portland to Hyannis via New York JFK, Boston
Ave. Duration
14h 12m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Portland to Manchester via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
10h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Portland to Manchester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Portland to Providence via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Portland to Providence via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Portland to Boston via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
Flights from Seattle to Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Portland to Hyannis via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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 Providence to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Portland to Tacoma Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
Train from Portland to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Premium
$500 - $750
Flexi Coach Seat
$420 - $650
Business Seat
$460 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90
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 Providence to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Toronto Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 days 20h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$400 - $460
Business
$500 - $850
Economy
$500 - $650
EconomyPlus
$1,000 - $1,500
Train from Toronto Union Station to Albany
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$65 - $85
Business
$120 - $170
Economy
$95 - $120
EconomyPlus
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from North Londonderry, NH - exit 5 to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Barnstable Airport, Hyannis, MA to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland to Denver
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $180
Flexible
$190 - $270
Bus from Denver to New York
Ave. Duration
43h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$180 - $250
Flexible
$250 - $370
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Cambridge, MA
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
gobuses.com
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Portland to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Portland Greyhound to Seattle, WA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
boltbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Seattle to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
amtrak.com

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Portland to Harvard University train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Harvard University is 3112 miles. It takes approximately 2 days 0h to drive from Portland to Harvard University.

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JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 391+ hotels available in Harvard University. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 33 min and costs $3.

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