New York, NY to Boston, MA train

Fri, 24 May
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Cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Boston, MA

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Amtrak
21:353h43
Penn Station, New York, NY
01:18South Station, Boston, MA
£1561One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Amtrak
21:353h38
Penn Station, New York, NY
01:13Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£1561One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
19:504h20
Penn Station, New York, NY
00:10Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£2031One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
19:504h25
Penn Station, New York, NY
00:15South Station, Boston, MA
£2031One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
19:124h31
Penn Station, New York, NY
23:43Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£2031One-way
0 changes

Train timetableNew York, NY to Boston, MA

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
Amtrak
05:053h54
Penn Station, New York, NY
08:59South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
05:053h46
Penn Station, New York, NY
08:51Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
05:294h18
Penn Station, New York, NY
09:47South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
05:294h11
Penn Station, New York, NY
09:40Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
07:414h18
Penn Station, New York, NY
11:59Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
07:414h25
Penn Station, New York, NY
12:06South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
07:573h36
Penn Station, New York, NY
11:33Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
07:573h42
Penn Station, New York, NY
11:39South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
08:464h18
Penn Station, New York, NY
13:04Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
08:464h25
Penn Station, New York, NY
13:11South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
09:023h43
Penn Station, New York, NY
12:45South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
09:023h37
Penn Station, New York, NY
12:39Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
11:004h28
Penn Station, New York, NY
15:28South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
11:004h20
Penn Station, New York, NY
15:20Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
14:294h39
Penn Station, New York, NY
19:08South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
14:294h29
Penn Station, New York, NY
18:58Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:553h39
Penn Station, New York, NY
19:34Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:553h46
Penn Station, New York, NY
19:41South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
16:583h51
Penn Station, New York, NY
20:49South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
16:583h46
Penn Station, New York, NY
20:44Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:054h24
Penn Station, New York, NY
21:29Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:054h31
Penn Station, New York, NY
21:36South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
18:023h43
Penn Station, New York, NY
21:45South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
18:023h38
Penn Station, New York, NY
21:40Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
18:064h21
Penn Station, New York, NY
22:27Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
18:064h29
Penn Station, New York, NY
22:35South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
19:053h50
Penn Station, New York, NY
22:55Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
19:053h55
Penn Station, New York, NY
23:00South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
19:124h31
Penn Station, New York, NY
23:43Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
19:124h38
Penn Station, New York, NY
23:50South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
19:504h20
Penn Station, New York, NY
00:10Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
19:504h25
Penn Station, New York, NY
00:15South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
21:353h43
Penn Station, New York, NY
01:18South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
21:353h38
Penn Station, New York, NY
01:13Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes

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Train times from New York, NY to Boston, MA

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 36 m

Average

4 h 5 m

Trains per day

34

Distance

306 km

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

Fastest
Amtrak
07:573h36
Penn Station, New York, NY
11:33Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£3021One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
09:023h37
Penn Station, New York, NY
12:39Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£4681One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
21:353h38
Penn Station, New York, NY
01:13Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£1561One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
18:023h38
Penn Station, New York, NY
21:40Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£3021One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
15:553h39
Penn Station, New York, NY
19:34Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£4681One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from New York, NY to Boston, MA

distanceDistance189 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£96 (€107)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from New York, NY to Boston, MA cover the 189 miles long journey taking on average 3 h 40 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 journey costs around £96, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20.

Train companies: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela trains New York, NY to Boston, MA

Find the best trains to Boston, MA from New York, NY with Omio's travel partners Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from £28. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Amtrak is the main train provider in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveller’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey between New York, NY and Boston, MA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from New York, NY to Boston, MA train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 17 min
  • Cheapest Price: £28
  • Amtrak frequency: 6 a day

FAQs: New York, NY to Boston, MA train

FAQs: Travel by train from New York, NY to Boston, MA 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 New York, NY to Boston, MA.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from New York, NY to Boston, MA can start from as little as £20 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for New York, NY to Boston, MA is £96; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the New York, NY to Boston, MA train time is 3 h 40 min   covering the 189 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from New York, NY to Boston, MA leaves at 09: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from New York, NY to Boston, MA leaves at 23: 14.
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day from New York, NY to Boston, MA with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Boston, MA. Take the fast train with Amtrak Acela from New York, NY to Boston, MA.
For the best New York, NY to Boston, MA train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from New York, NY to Boston, MA to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 14.
A trip to Boston, MA from New York, NY is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from New York, NY to Boston, MA is January.
You have options as you can travel to Boston, MA from New York, NY 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

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