How to travel from Boston to Newark, NJ

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from Boston to Newark, NJ

You can get from Boston to Newark, NJ by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Boston to Newark, NJ on Oct 05 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:30AMBoston4h15 12:45PMNewark, NJ
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08:30AMBoston4h15 12:45PMNewark, NJ
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05:00PMBoston4h15 09:15PMNewark, NJ
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09:20AMSouth Station4h58 02:18PMNewark Penn Station
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10:20AMSouth Station5h02 03:22PMNewark Penn Station
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Travel Information to Newark, NJ from Boston

distanceDistance195 miles (315 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $124
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€24) • 4 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $86 (€83) • 1 h 8 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 195 miles (315 km) to Newark, NJ from Boston. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 8 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Spirit Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Boston to Newark, NJ.

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Travel Tips: Travel to Newark, NJ 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 Newark, NJ.
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There are 4 ways that you can travel from Boston to Newark, NJ. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Newark, NJ is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $25 (€24) compared to other travel options to Newark, NJ:

Taking a bus is usually $61 (€59) less than taking a flight to Newark, NJ, which costs on average $86 (€83) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is usually $99 (€95) less than taking a train to Newark, NJ, which costs on average $124 (€119) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Boston and Newark, NJ is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 8 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 8 min   of travel time.

Newark, NJ is approximately 195 miles (315 km) away from Boston.

The average frequency per day from Boston to Newark, NJ is:

  • Around 7 buses per day.
  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Boston and Newark, NJ as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Boston to Newark, NJ:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Boston to Newark, NJ, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Flixbus can take you to Newark, NJ by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Boston to Newark, NJ for $25 (€24).
    • Travel with Spirit Airlines to go to Newark, NJ by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Spirit Airlines Boston to Newark, NJ tickets on Omio for $86 (€83).
    • Amtrak can get you to Newark, NJ by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Amtrak from Boston to Newark, NJ for $124 (€119) on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Boston to Newark, NJ with the following travel companies:

    • You can find around 7 direct buses per day and travel with Go Buses.
    • You'll find 13 direct trains per day with Amtrak or Amtrak.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Newark, NJ as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Boston to Newark, NJ.

    Many of our customers who book a trip from Boston to Newark, NJ often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Paris or London. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Boston and Newark, NJ itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Newark, NJ and any of these top destinations today!

    When planning your trip from Boston to Newark, NJ, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Bus tickets cost $25 (€24) one way on average.
    • Plane tickets cost $86 (€83) one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost on average $124 (€119) one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets from Boston to Newark, NJ online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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