You can get from New York City to Boston by train, bus or flight.
To get from New York City to Boston on Dec 08 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$66 - $134|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $66 (€59) • 4 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $111 (€100) • 1 h 4 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, JetBlue Airways or Amtrak|
Travel 189 miles (305 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between New York City and Boston. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, JetBlue Airways or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from New York City to Boston.
You can travel to Boston from New York City 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Boston from New York City is by taking a bus, which costs on average $66 (€59).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Boston:
A bus is generally $45 (€40) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $111 (€100) from New York City to Boston.
A bus is $68 (€61) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from New York City to Boston costing on average $134 (€120).
The quickest way to travel from New York City to Boston is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 4 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 15 min of travel time.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 42 min of travel time.
The New York City to Boston distance is around 189 miles (305 km).
The average frequency per day from New York City to Boston is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between New York City and Boston as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from New York City to Boston:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from New York City to Boston, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from New York City to Boston with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Boston as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Boston from New York City.
When planning your trip from New York City to Boston, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from New York City to Boston online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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