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There are 7 ways to get from The Bronx to Amherst by bus, train, subway, car or plane

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Bus  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA Peter Pan / ...

$22 - $44

6 alternative options

Train  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from New Rochelle Amtrak Station to Springfield Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$88 - $219

Line 2 subway, bus  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to Times Sq - 42 St 2
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Hartford, Ct
  3. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
  4. Take the bus from Union Station, Springfield, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA

$38 - $79

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from The Bronx to Amherst 152.3 miles

$14 - $22

Fly from New York La Guardia, bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA

$80 - $286

Fly from New York JFK, bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  2. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA

$84 - $325

Fly from Newark, bus  •  6h 49m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA

$92 - $331

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The cheapest way to get from The Bronx to Amherst is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from The Bronx to Amherst is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 53m.

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The distance between The Bronx and Amherst is 127 miles. The road distance is 152.3 miles.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Amherst without a car is to bus which takes 5h 45m and costs $21 - $45.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from The Bronx to Amherst, including transfers.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Amherst is to bus which takes 5h 45m and costs $21 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $85 - $220 and takes 6h 3m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Bronx to Amherst is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from The Bronx to Amherst.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 29+ hotels available in Amherst. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from The Bronx to Amherst.
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  • Distance: 126.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 45m

What companies run services between The Bronx, NY, USA and Amherst, MA, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from The Bronx to Amherst 6 times a week. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 3h 55m. OurBus also services this route once a week. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from The Bronx to Amherst once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $190 and the journey takes 3h 1m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Springfield, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Amherst Town Commons, Amherst Center, MA
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Amherst, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Book at
ourbus.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 York, Ny to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20

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