How to travel from Newark, NJ to Boston

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from Newark, NJ to Boston

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

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To get from Newark, NJ to Boston on Dec 02 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:00AMNewark, NJ4h15 01:15PMBoston
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05:00PMNewark, NJ4h15 09:15PMBoston
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07:04PMNewark Penn Station5h11 12:15AMSouth Station
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06:32PMNewark Penn Station5h43 12:15AMSouth Station
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Travel Information from Newark, NJ to Boston

distanceDistance195 miles (315 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$43 - $162
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $43 (€39) • 4 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $162 (€147) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, JetBlue Airways or Amtrak

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 195 miles (315 km) to Boston from Newark, NJ. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $43 (€39). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, JetBlue Airways or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Newark, NJ to Boston.

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FAQs

There are 4 ways to travel from Newark, NJ to Boston including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Newark, NJ to Boston is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $43 (€39) compared to other travel options to Boston:

Taking a bus is about $119 (€108) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $162 (€147) for this journey.

Taking a bus is about $51 (€46) less than taking a train, which costs on average $94 (€85) for this route.

The fastest way to get to Boston from Newark, NJ is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Boston can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 10 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 42 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 195 miles (315 km) from Newark, NJ to Boston.

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

  • Around 14 buses per day.
  • 20 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Boston from Newark, NJ 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 from Newark, NJ to Boston:

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

    • Travel with Flixbus to go to Boston by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Newark, NJ to Boston tickets on Omio for $43 (€39).
    • Travel with JetBlue Airways to go to Boston by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find JetBlue Airways Newark, NJ to Boston tickets on Omio for $162 (€147).
    • Travel with Amtrak for trains to Boston. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Amtrak Newark, NJ to Boston tickets on Omio for $94 (€85).

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

    • You can find 7 direct buses per day to Boston with Go Buses.

    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.

    Omio customers who travel from Newark, NJ to Boston often also extend their vacation to go to New York City, London or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Boston and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

    • Bus tickets cost on average $43 (€39) one way.
    • Plane tickets cost on average $162 (€147) one way.
    • Train tickets are costing $94 (€85) one way on average.

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

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