The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Boston to New York City will cost around £ 110 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 68.
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3 h 37 m
4 h 7 m
Trains per day
Of the 22 trains that leave Boston for New York City every day 22 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 306 km distance in an average of 4 h 7 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 37 m .
The slowest trains will take 5 h 4 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||189 miles (305 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 6 min|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Amtrak or Amtrak|
Trains from Boston to New York City cover the 189 miles (305 km) long route taking on average 4 h 6 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available.
Amtrak will get you to New York City from Boston at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.
Amtrak is the main train provider in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey to New York City from Boston.
Amtrak has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Amtrak tickets from Boston to New York City and when travelling by train:
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