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Cheap train tickets and times from New York, NY to Boston, MA

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 36 m

Average

4 h 20 m

Trains per day

40

Distance

306 km

Cheap train tickets from New York, NY to start from $107 with an average ticket price of $117.

The fastest train from New York, NY to takes 3h 36m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 20m and covers a distance of 306 km.

40 trains that leave New York, NY for every day with 38 travelling directly.

Cheapest
Amtrak
11:20AM9h04
Penn Station, New York, NY
08:24PMBack Bay station, Boston, MA
$1071One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
Amtrak
11:20AM9h12
Penn Station, New York, NY
08:32PMSouth Station, Boston, MA
$1071One-way
1 transfer
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
05:29AM4h11
Penn Station, New York, NY
09:40AMBack Bay station, Boston, MA
$1241One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
05:29AM4h18
Penn Station, New York, NY
09:47AMSouth Station, Boston, MA
$1241One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
07:41AM4h18
Penn Station, New York, NY
11:59AMBack Bay station, Boston, MA
$1241One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from New York, NY to Boston, MA

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$124 (€107)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from New York, NY to Boston, MA cover the 189 miles (305 km) long route taking on average 3 h 40 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $124 (€107), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $25 (€22).

Train companies: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from New York, NY to Boston, MA trains

You can travel by train from New York, NY to Boston, MA with Amtrak and Amtrak Acela for as low as $36 (€31). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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 from New York, NY to Boston, MA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from New York, NY to Boston, MA train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 17 min
  • Cheapest Price: $36
  • Amtrak frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: Trains from New York, NY to Boston, MA

FAQs: Travel by train from New York, NY to Boston, MA 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 New York, NY to Boston, MA.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Boston, MA can start from as little as $25 (€22) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for New York, NY to Boston, MA is $124 (€107); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the New York, NY to Boston, MA train travel time is 3 h 40 min   for the 189 mile (305 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from New York, NY to Boston, MA leaves at 9: 05 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from New York, NY to Boston, MA leaves at 11: 14 PM.
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day from New York, NY to Boston, MA with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Boston, MA. Take the fast train with Amtrak Acela from New York, NY to Boston, MA.
When taking a train from New York, NY to Boston, MA, you can count on Amtrak or Amtrak Acela for the best way to get you to Boston, MA. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from New York, NY to 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 11: 14 PM.
A trip to Boston, MA from New York, NY is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from New York, NY to Boston, MA is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from New York, NY to Boston, MA including taking a train, bus or flight.
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