Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA train

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Cheap train tickets from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Amtrak
17:596h16
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
00:15South Station, Boston, MA
£1651One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Amtrak
05:586h08
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
12:06South Station, Boston, MA
£1651One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Amtrak
17:596h11
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
00:10Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£1651One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Amtrak
05:586h01
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
11:59Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£1651One-way
0 changes
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
17:186h52
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
00:10Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£1871One-way
1 change

Train timetablePhiladelphia, PA to Boston, MA

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 20 June
Amtrak
00:119h29
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
09:40Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
00:119h36
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
09:47South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
05:586h08
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
12:06South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
05:586h01
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
11:59Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
06:374h56
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
11:33Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
06:375h02
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
11:39South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
06:586h13
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
13:11South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
06:586h06
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
13:04Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
07:005h39
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
12:39Back Bay station, Boston, MA
1 change
Amtrak
07:005h45
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
12:45South Station, Boston, MA
1 change
Amtrak
07:325h13
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
12:45South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
07:325h07
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
12:39Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
08:365h11
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
13:47South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
08:365h03
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
13:39Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
09:086h12
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
15:20Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
09:086h20
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
15:28South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
10:506h07
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
16:57South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
10:505h57
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
16:47Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
11:055h15
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
16:20South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
11:055h08
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
16:13Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
12:326h36
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
19:08South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
12:326h26
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
18:58Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
13:587h31
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
21:29Back Bay station, Boston, MA
1 change
Amtrak
13:587h38
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
21:36South Station, Boston, MA
1 change
Amtrak
14:157h14
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
21:29Back Bay station, Boston, MA
1 change
Amtrak
14:157h21
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
21:36South Station, Boston, MA
1 change
Amtrak
14:325h09
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
19:41South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
14:325h02
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
19:34Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:236h06
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
21:29Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:236h13
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
21:36South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:335h11
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
20:44Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:335h16
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
20:49South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:596h28
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
22:27Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
15:596h36
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
22:35South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
16:355h05
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
21:40Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
16:355h10
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
21:45South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:186h52
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
00:10Back Bay station, Boston, MA
1 change
Amtrak
17:186h57
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
00:15South Station, Boston, MA
1 change
Amtrak
17:325h23
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
22:55Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:325h28
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
23:00South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:366h07
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
23:43Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:366h14
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
23:50South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:596h16
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
00:15South Station, Boston, MA
0 changes
Amtrak
17:596h11
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
00:10Back Bay station, Boston, MA
0 changes

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Train times from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Fastest Journey

4 h 56 m

Average

6 h 6 m

Trains per day

44

Distance

435 km

Of the 44 trains that leave Philadelphia, PA for Boston, MA every day 36 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Amtrak
06:374h56
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
11:33Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£3011One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
14:325h02
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
19:34Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£3011One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
06:375h02
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
11:39South Station, Boston, MA
£3011One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
08:365h03
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
13:39Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£3691One-way
0 changes
Amtrak
16:355h05
30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA
21:40Back Bay station, Boston, MA
£3011One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA

distanceDistance270 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£117 (€132)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA cover the 270 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 15 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £46, but the average price of train tickets is £117.

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

For as little as £46 you can travel by train from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA with Amtrak and Amtrak Acela. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

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

  • Average Duration: 5 h 15 min
  • Cheapest Price: £102
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 5 a day

FAQs: Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA train

FAQs: Travel by train from Philadelphia, PA 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 Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA can start from as little as £46 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA is £117; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA is 5 h 15 min   to travel the 270 mile long route, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA leaves at 05: 11. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA leaves at 22: 59.
Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day from Philadelphia, PA 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 Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA.
For the best Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Philadelphia, PA and Boston, MA to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 59.
The cheapest month to travel from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel from Philadelphia, PA to Boston, MA including taking a coach, train or flight.

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