Boston to New York City train

Cheap train tickets from Boston to New York City

Showing times and prices for Oct 04

Cheapest

44

Average

119

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
11:16AMBack Bay Station, MA4h06 03:22PMPenn Station
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441One-way
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09:30PMSouth Station5h04 02:34AMPenn Station
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441One-way
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09:36PMBack Bay Station, MA4h58 02:34AMPenn Station
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441One-way
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11:10AMSouth Station4h12 03:22PMPenn Station
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441One-way
2nd Cheapest
01:50PMSouth Station4h20 06:10PMPenn Station
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671One-way

Train schedule from Boston to New York City

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, October 4
05:05AMSouth Station3h42 08:47AMPenn Station
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05:10AMBack Bay Station, MA3h37 08:47AMPenn Station
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06:00AMSouth Station3h47 09:47AMPenn Station
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06:06AMBack Bay Station, MA3h41 09:47AMPenn Station
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06:10AMSouth Station4h12 10:22AMPenn Station
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06:15AMBack Bay Station, MA4h07 10:22AMPenn Station
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07:15AMSouth Station3h32 10:47AMPenn Station
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07:20AMBack Bay Station, MA3h27 10:47AMPenn Station
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08:15AMSouth Station4h07 12:22PMPenn Station
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08:21AMBack Bay Station, MA4h01 12:22PMPenn Station
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09:10AMSouth Station3h40 12:50PMPenn Station
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09:15AMBack Bay Station, MA3h35 12:50PMPenn Station
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09:20AMSouth Station4h27 01:47PMPenn Station
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09:26AMBack Bay Station, MA4h21 01:47PMPenn Station
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10:20AMSouth Station4h09 02:29PMPenn Station
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10:26AMBack Bay Station, MA4h03 02:29PMPenn Station
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11:05AMSouth Station3h44 02:49PMPenn Station
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11:10AMSouth Station4h12 03:22PMPenn Station
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11:11AMBack Bay Station, MA3h38 02:49PMPenn Station
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11:16AMBack Bay Station, MA4h06 03:22PMPenn Station
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12:10PMSouth Station3h40 03:50PMPenn Station
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12:15PMBack Bay Station, MA3h35 03:50PMPenn Station
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01:05PMSouth Station3h45 04:50PMPenn Station
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01:11PMBack Bay Station, MA3h39 04:50PMPenn Station
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01:50PMSouth Station4h20 06:10PMPenn Station
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01:56PMBack Bay Station, MA4h14 06:10PMPenn Station
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02:00PMSouth Station3h48 05:48PMPenn Station
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02:06PMBack Bay Station, MA3h42 05:48PMPenn Station
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03:20PMSouth Station4h08 07:28PMPenn Station
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03:26PMBack Bay Station, MA4h02 07:28PMPenn Station
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04:15PMSouth Station3h45 08:00PMPenn Station
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04:20PMBack Bay Station, MA3h40 08:00PMPenn Station
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06:45PMSouth Station4h10 10:55PMPenn Station
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06:51PMBack Bay Station, MA4h04 10:55PMPenn Station
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09:30PMSouth Station5h04 02:34AMPenn Station
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09:36PMBack Bay Station, MA4h58 02:34AMPenn Station
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Fastest train times from Boston to New York City

Showing times and prices for Oct 04

Fastest Journey

3 h 27 m

Average

3 h 57 m

Trains per day

36

Distance

306 km

Of the 36 trains that leave Boston for New York City every day 36 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
07:20AMBack Bay Station, MA3h27 10:47AMPenn Station
0 transfers
1651One-way
2nd Fastest
07:15AMSouth Station3h32 10:47AMPenn Station
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1651One-way
09:15AMBack Bay Station, MA3h35 12:50PMPenn Station
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1651One-way
12:15PMBack Bay Station, MA3h35 03:50PMPenn Station
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1651One-way
05:10AMBack Bay Station, MA3h37 08:47AMPenn Station
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1651One-way

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Overview: Train from Boston to New York City

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency13 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 13 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from Boston to New York City cover the 189 miles (305 km) long route taking on average 4 h 6 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 13 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $34 (€33), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€33).

Train companies: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from Boston to New York City trains

You can travel by train between Boston and New York City with Amtrak and Amtrak Acela for as low as $34 (€33). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey between Boston and New York City, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Boston to New York City train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 19 min
  • Average Price: $34
  • Amtrak frequency: 8 a day

Acela is Amtrak’s flagship high-speed train service operating services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting major cities like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston. Acela trains are the fastest in the United States and can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). When booking an Acela train between Boston and New York City, you can choose between Business Class and First Class. Although each class offers different levels of services and accommodations, amenities in both classes include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables, large tray tables, and spacious and comfortable seats with extra legroom. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Amtrak Acela from Boston to New York City train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 43 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 6 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Boston to New York City

Travel Tips: Travel by train to New York City 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 to New York City.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Boston to New York City trains for as little as $34 (€33)  in the next 7 days.
The Boston to New York City train ticket price is on average $34 (€33)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The Boston to New York City train distance is approximately 189 miles (305 km).
On average the Boston to New York City train time is 4 h 6 min  covering the 189 miles (305 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
If you're looking for trains from Boston to New York City, you can rely on Amtrak or Amtrak to get you to New York City. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Boston to New York City trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 13 direct trains per day from Boston to New York City. You can look to travel with Amtrak or Amtrak  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
The average number of trains departing Boston for New York City is 13 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Boston to New York City leaves at 10: 10 AM. The last train departing from Boston to New York City leaves at 10: 51 PM. You can find the latest Boston to New York City train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy the Boston to New York City train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $34 (€33). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to New York City from Boston. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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