You can get from New York City to Boston by train, bus or flight.
To get from New York City to Boston on Sep 24 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||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$21 - $126|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $21 (€16) • 4 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $126 (€100) • 1 h 3 min|
|Popular travel companies||United, Flixbus or Amtrak|
Travel 189 miles (305 km) by flight, bus or train to Boston from New York City. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 3 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are United, Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from New York City to Boston.
There are 3 ways to travel from New York City to Boston including taking a flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel from New York City to Boston is by taking a bus with an average price of $21 (€16).
This is compared to other travel options to Boston:
Taking a bus is usually $105 (€84) less than taking a flight to Boston, which costs on average $126 (€100) for the same trip.
A bus is generally $34 (€27) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $55 (€44) from New York City to Boston.
The quickest way to travel to Boston from New York City is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 3 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, going by train can take 4 h 15 min on average.
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 route from New York City to Boston as scheduled services by flight, bus 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 routes from New York City to Boston with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Boston tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.
Before traveling from New York City to Boston, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking New York City to Boston tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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