Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA train

Wed, 19 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Amtrak
10:266h05
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
16:3130th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£631One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Amtrak
10:206h11
South Station, Boston, MA
16:3130th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£631One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
09:265h59
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
15:2530th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£901One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
09:206h05
South Station, Boston, MA
15:2530th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£901One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
17:356h10
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
23:4530th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£1231One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBoston, MA to Philadelphia, PA

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 19 June
Amtrak
05:055h04
South Station, Boston, MA
10:0930th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
05:104h59
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
10:0930th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
06:006h33
South Station, Boston, MA
12:3330th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
1 change
Amtrak
06:005h09
South Station, Boston, MA
11:0930th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
06:065h03
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
11:0930th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
06:066h27
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
12:3330th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
1 change
Amtrak
06:105h47
South Station, Boston, MA
11:5730th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
06:155h42
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
11:5730th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
07:154h55
South Station, Boston, MA
12:1030th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
07:204h50
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
12:1030th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
08:126h04
South Station, Boston, MA
14:1630th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
08:185h58
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
14:1630th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
09:107h39
South Station, Boston, MA
16:4930th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
1 change
Amtrak
09:106h38
South Station, Boston, MA
15:4830th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
1 change
Amtrak
09:105h03
South Station, Boston, MA
14:1330th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
09:156h33
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
15:4830th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
1 change
Amtrak
09:157h34
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
16:4930th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
1 change
Amtrak
09:154h58
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
14:1330th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
09:206h05
South Station, Boston, MA
15:2530th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
09:265h59
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
15:2530th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
10:206h11
South Station, Boston, MA
16:3130th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
10:266h05
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
16:3130th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
11:055h04
South Station, Boston, MA
16:0930th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
11:114h58
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
16:0930th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
11:405h50
South Station, Boston, MA
17:3030th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
11:465h44
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
17:3030th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
13:055h02
South Station, Boston, MA
18:0730th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
13:114h56
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
18:0730th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
13:506h01
South Station, Boston, MA
19:5130th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
13:565h55
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
19:5130th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
14:005h10
South Station, Boston, MA
19:1030th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
14:065h04
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
19:1030th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:105h58
South Station, Boston, MA
21:0830th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:165h52
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
21:0830th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
16:155h12
South Station, Boston, MA
21:2730th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
16:205h07
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
21:2730th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:306h15
South Station, Boston, MA
23:4530th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:356h10
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
23:4530th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
19:555h50
South Station, Boston, MA
01:4530th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes
Amtrak
20:005h45
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
01:4530th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
0 changes

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Train times from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 50 m

Average

5 h 43 m

Trains per day

40

Distance

435 km

Of the 40 trains that leave Boston, MA for Philadelphia, PA every day 34 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Amtrak
07:204h50
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
12:1030th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£2871One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
07:154h55
South Station, Boston, MA
12:1030th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£2871One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
13:114h56
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
18:0730th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£2291One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
09:154h58
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
14:1330th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£2291One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
11:114h58
Back Bay station, Boston, MA
16:0930th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
£2871One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA

distanceDistance270 miles
durationAverage train duration4 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£130 (€146)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA cover the 270 miles long journey taking on average 4 h 55 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £130, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £32.

Train providers: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela trains Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA

Travel to Philadelphia, PA from Boston, MA from £29 with Omio’s train partners Amtrak and Amtrak Acela! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Amtrak Acela is a high-speed train service operated by Amtrak, the national rail operator of the United States. It operates along the Northeast Corridor between Washington, D. C. And Boston, Massachusetts, with stops in major cities such as Philadelphia, Baltimore, and New York City. The Acela Express is the fastest train in the Amtrak fleet, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph for your train to Philadelphia, PA from Boston, MA. It offers three classes of service: Business Class, Acela First Class, and Coach Class. Business Class offers comfortable seating, complimentary snacks and beverages, and access to the Quiet Car. Acela First Class offers larger seats, complimentary meals, and access to the Business Class Lounge. Coach Class offers comfortable seating and access to onboard Wi-Fi. All Acela trains offer power outlets and Wi-Fi access. The most popular routes for Amtrak Acela are Washington, D. C. To New York City, New York City to Boston, and Philadelphia to Washington, D. C.

Train information from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 13 min
  • Cheapest Price: £66
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 5 a day

FAQs: Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA train

FAQs: Travel by train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA 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, MA to Philadelphia, PA.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA can start from as little as £32 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA is £130; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA train time is 4 h 55 min   covering the 270 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA leaves at 10: 10. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA leaves at 22: 35.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA without having to change trains with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. There are 12 direct trains from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Philadelphia, PA. Take the fast train with Amtrak Acela from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA.
For the best Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 35.
A trip to Philadelphia, PA from Boston, MA is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 4 h 55 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA by train is January.
You have options as you can travel from Boston, MA to Philadelphia, PA 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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