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There are 7 ways to get from Stony Brook University to Harvard University by car ferry, train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Car ferry, train  •  7h 11m

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport Port Jefferson-Bridgeport
  2. Take the train from New Haven to Boston South Station Acela / ...

$52 - $200

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Car ferry, bus  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport Port Jefferson-Bridgeport
  2. Take the bus from New Haven, CT to Boston South Buses Boston / ...

$36 - $119

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Port Jefferson to Prudential Long Island-Boston

$46 - $81

Drive  •  4h 36m

  1. Drive from Stony Brook University to Harvard University 245 miles

$24 - $35

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$110 - $307

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$87 - $319

Train, train to Newark, fly, subway  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Stony Brook to Huntington
  2. Take the train from Huntington to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  4. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  5. Take the subway from South Station to Harvard

$72 - $271

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The cheapest way to get from Stony Brook University to Harvard University is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Stony Brook University to Harvard University is to train and fly which costs $110 - $310 and takes 4h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stony Brook University to Harvard University. However, there are services departing from Stony Brook LIRR and arriving at Massachusetts Ave @ Johnston Gate via Port Jefferson, Huntington Ave @ Belvidere St and Washington St @ Pearl St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 25m.

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The distance between Stony Brook University and Harvard University is 146 miles. The road distance is 245 miles.

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The best way to get from Stony Brook University to Harvard University without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 7h 11m and costs $50 - $200.

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It takes approximately 7h 11m to get from Stony Brook University to Harvard University, including transfers.

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Stony Brook University to Harvard University bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., depart from Port Jefferson station.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 13m.

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Stony Brook University to Harvard University bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at Prudential station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stony Brook University to Harvard University is 245 miles. It takes approximately 4h 36m to drive from Stony Brook University to Harvard University.

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  • Distance: 145.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 11m

What companies run services between Stony Brook University, NY, USA and Harvard University, MA, USA?

Hampton Jitney Inc. operates a bus from Port Jefferson to Prudential twice a week. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 4h 43m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $310
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $280
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
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
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
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

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 Haven to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
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 Haven to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $110
Business Class Seat
$80 - $150
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Train from Stony Brook to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Train from Stony Brook to Huntington
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Train from Huntington to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Website
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Harvard
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Bus operators
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from Port Jefferson to Prudential
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Prepaid Online Rate
$40 - $60
Onboard
$50 - $65
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New Haven, CT to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
boltbus.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 New Haven to Boston
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $29
Flexible
$40 - $60
Ferry operators
The Bridgeport and Port Jefferson Steamboat Company
Phone
+1 888-443-3779
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $85
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com
Car and driver
$59
Car and passengers
$83
Adult
$20
Senior
$17

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American Airlines, Cape Air, JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Boston Airport.

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