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Cheap train tickets and times from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA

Showing times and prices for May 24

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

4 h 50 m

Average

5 h 41 m

Trains per day

20

Distance

435 km

Cheap train tickets from Boston, MA to start from $325 with an average ticket price of $347.

The fastest train from Boston, MA to takes 4h 50m in comparison to an average duration of 5h 41m and covers a distance of 435 km.

20 trains that leave Boston, MA for every day with 17 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Amtrak
01:56PM5h55
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
07:51PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$3251One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
02:06PM5h04
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
07:10PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$3521One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
06:06AM5h03
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
11:09AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$3521One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
07:20AM4h50
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
12:10PM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$3521One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
05:10AM4h59
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
10:09AM30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
$3521One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA

distanceDistance270 miles (435 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price$168 (€146)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA cover the 270 miles (435 km) long route taking on average 4 h 55 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $42 (€36), but the average price of train tickets is $168 (€146).

Train providers: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA trains

Find the best trains between Boston, MA and Philadelphia, PA with Omio's travel partners Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from $38 (€33). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Amtrak Acela is a high-speed train service operated by Amtrak, the national rail operator of the United States. It operates along the Northeast Corridor between Washington, D. C. And Boston, Massachusetts, with stops in major cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, and New York City. The Acela Express is the fastest train in the Amtrak fleet, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph for your train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA. It offers three classes of service: Business Class, Acela First Class, and Coach Class. Business Class offers comfortable seating, complimentary snacks and beverages, and access to the Quiet Car. Acela First Class offers larger seats, complimentary meals, and access to the Business Class Lounge. Coach Class offers comfortable seating and access to onboard Wi-Fi. All Acela trains offer power outlets and Wi-Fi access. The most popular routes for Amtrak Acela are Washington, D. C. To New York City, New York City to Boston, and Philadelphia to Washington, D. C.

Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA train information with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 13 min
  • Cheapest Price: $85
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 5 a day

FAQs: Trains from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA

FAQs: Travel by train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA can start from as little as $42 (€36) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA is $168 (€146); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA train time is 4 h 55 min   covering the 270 mile (435 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA leaves at 10: 10 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA leaves at 10: 35 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA without having to change trains with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. There are 12 direct trains from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Philadelphia, PA. Take the fast train with Amtrak Acela from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA.
When taking a train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA, you can count on Amtrak or Amtrak Acela for the best way to get you to Philadelphia, PA. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Philadelphia, PA from Boston, MA and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 35 PM.
A trip to Philadelphia, PA from Boston, MA is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA is January.
You have options as you can travel to Philadelphia, PA from Boston, MA 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

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