Directions from Washington to Harvard University

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Recommended option

Fly Reagan Washington to Boston, subway  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Boston (BOS) DCA - BOS
  2. Take the subway from South Station - Inbound to Harvard - Outbound

$88 - $292

Cheapest option

Bus Eastern Shuttle  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station Northbound
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA

$44 - $60

8 alternative options

Train to Baltimore, fly to Boston  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Boston (BOS) BWI - BOS

$101 - $366

Subway to Washington Dulles, fly to Boston, subway  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Boston (BOS) IAD - BOS
  3. Take the subway from South Station - Inbound to Harvard - Outbound

$89 - $319

Fly Reagan Washington to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Manchester (MHT) DCA - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$153 - $452

Fly Reagan Washington to Providence, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Providence (PVD) DCA - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak

$70 - $468

Train to Baltimore, fly to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Manchester (MHT) BWI - MHT
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$201 - $776

Train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express

$214 - $561

Bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma 2554 / ...

$49 - $114

Drive  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Washington to Harvard University 438.3 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Harvard University, MA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Washington to Harvard University hourly. Tickets cost $210 - $600 and the journey takes 7 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Washington to Harvard University via New York, NY - Penn Station, New York, NY, Boston, MA, South Station - Inbound, and Harvard - Outbound in around 9 h 46 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Baltimore to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Reagan Washington to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Manchester via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Montreal
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Boston via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Manchester via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Train operators
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station - Inbound to Harvard - Outbound
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$210 - $390
First Class Seat
$330 - $600
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Washington, Dc to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Eastern Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from Washington DC to New York, NY - Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW. to New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St.
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
holabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Washington and Harvard University is 632 km. The road distance is 701 km.

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Harvard University is to bus which costs $40 - $60 and takes 9 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Washington to Harvard University is to fly and subway which takes 3 h 24 min and costs $85 - $300.

It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Washington to Harvard University, including transfers.