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from Boston to New York City

You can get from Boston to New York City by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Boston to New York City on 20 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:50Boston4h20 13:10New York City
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£191One-way
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08:50Boston4h20 13:10New York City
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£191One-way
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08:30Boston4h15 12:45New York City
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£231One-way
17:00Boston4h15 21:15New York City
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£231One-way
14:00Boston4h20 18:20New York City
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£321One-way

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Thu
20 Jan
£66Amtrak
£18OurBus
£76American Airlines
Fri
21 Jan
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£17Flixbus
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Sat
22 Jan
£48Amtrak
£16Flixbus
£56American Airlines
Sun
23 Jan
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£16Flixbus
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Mon
24 Jan
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£14Flixbus
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Tue
25 Jan
£48Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£56American Airlines
Wed
26 Jan
£40Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£45American Airlines
Thu
27 Jan
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£14Flixbus
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Fri
28 Jan
£40Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£45American Airlines
Sat
29 Jan
£40Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£45American Airlines
Sun
30 Jan
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£14Flixbus
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Mon
31 Jan
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£14Flixbus
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Tue
1 Feb
£32Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£37American Airlines
Wed
2 Feb
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£14Flixbus
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Thu
3 Feb
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£14Flixbus
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Fri
4 Feb
£40Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£37American Airlines
Sat
5 Feb
£24Amtrak
£15Flixbus
£37American Airlines
Sun
6 Feb
£40Amtrak
£16Flixbus
£37American Airlines
Mon
7 Feb
£23Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£31American Airlines
Tue
8 Feb
£23Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£31American Airlines

Travel Information to New York City from Boston

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £31
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 4 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £31 • 1 h 11 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, American Airlines or Amtrak

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 189 miles (305 km) between Boston and New York City. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 11 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, American Airlines or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Boston to New York City.

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Travel to New York City 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 to New York City.
FAQs

How do I go from Boston to New York City?

There are 3 travel options from Boston to New York City: coach, flight or train.

How do I get from Boston to New York City the cheapest way?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Boston to New York City. Tickets for a coach cost on average £14.

This is compared to other travel options to New York City:

A coach is about £17 less than a flight, which costs on average £31 for this route.

A coach journey is usually £10 less than a journey to New York City by train, which costs on average £24 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to New York City from Boston?

The fastest way from Boston to New York City is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 11 min.

Other travel options between Boston and New York City can usually take longer:

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

In comparison, getting to New York City by train can take on average 4 h 1 min.

What is the distance from Boston to New York City?

You should expect to travel around 189 miles (305 km) from Boston to New York City.

How many services a day are there from Boston to New York City?

The average frequency per day from Boston to New York City is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Boston to New York City as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Boston to New York City?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Boston to New York City:

    Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Boston to New York City?

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Boston to New York City:

    • You can travel by coach to New York City from Boston with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Boston to New York City tickets for £14 on Omio.
    • You can take a flight from Boston to New York City with American Airlines. Cheap tickets can be found for £31 with American Airlines from Boston to New York City.
    • You can go to New York City from Boston by train with Amtrak. You'll see cheap train tickets for £24 with Amtrak from Boston to New York City on Omio.

    Can I find a direct route from Boston to New York City?

    Yes, there are direct services available to New York City from Boston with the following travel operators:

    • You'll find direct coaches per day with Flixbus, Go Buses, OurBus or Peter Pan Bus.
    • You can take a direct flight with American Airlines, United or JetBlue Airways with direct flights per day.
    • You'll find 12 direct trains per day with Amtrak or Amtrak.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to New York City as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Boston to New York City.

    Where should I go next after I travel between Boston and New York City?

    Your journey from Boston to New York City doesn't have to end in New York City. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Madrid or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Madrid or London to your Boston to New York City trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from New York City today!

    How far in advance should I book tickets from Boston to New York City online to get the best deals?

    When planning your trip between Boston and New York City, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Coach tickets are costing £14 one way on average.
    • Plane tickets are costing £31 one way on average.
    • Train tickets cost on average £24 one way.

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