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from New York City to Boston

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

Our recommendation

To get from New York City to Boston on 30 Jan we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:00New York City3h48 13:48Boston
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£221One-way
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10:00New York City3h48 13:48Boston
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£221One-way
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10:30New York City4h15 14:45Boston
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£261One-way
13:00New York City3h50 16:50Boston
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£261One-way
17:00New York City4h15 21:15Boston
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£261One-way

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Sat
29 Jan
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£17Flixbus
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Sun
30 Jan
£85Amtrak
£16Flixbus
£95JetBlue Airways
Mon
31 Jan
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£14Flixbus
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Tue
1 Feb
£49Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£57American Airlines
Wed
2 Feb
£49Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£57American Airlines
Thu
3 Feb
£40Amtrak
£16Flixbus
£57American Airlines
Fri
4 Feb
£55Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£46American Airlines
Sat
5 Feb
£40Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£30American Airlines
Sun
6 Feb
£55Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£45American Airlines
Mon
7 Feb
£32Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£37Republic Airlines
Tue
8 Feb
£40Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£30American Airlines
Wed
9 Feb
£32Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£30American Airlines
Thu
10 Feb
£32Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£30American Airlines
Fri
11 Feb
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£15Flixbus
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Sat
12 Feb
£32Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£30American Airlines
Sun
13 Feb
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£14Flixbus
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Mon
14 Feb
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£14Flixbus
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Tue
15 Feb
£32Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£30American Airlines
Wed
16 Feb
£24Amtrak
£14Flixbus
£30American Airlines
Thu
17 Feb
£24Amtrak
£16Flixbus
£30Republic Airlines
Fri
18 Feb
£41Amtrak
£17Flixbus
£31American Airlines

Travel Information between New York City and Boston

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £31
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £15 • 4 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £31 • 1 h 9 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAmerican Airlines, Flixbus or Amtrak

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 189 miles (305 km) to Boston from New York City. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 9 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are American Airlines, Flixbus or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from New York City to Boston.

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FAQs

What are my New York City to Boston travel options?

There are 3 ways to travel to Boston from New York City including taking a flight, coach or train.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from New York City to Boston, which costs on average £15.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Boston:

A coach is £16 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from New York City to Boston costing on average £31.

A coach journey is usually £9 less than a journey to Boston by train, which costs on average £24 for the same trip.

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

The quickest way to travel from New York City to Boston is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 9 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Boston by coach can take on average 4 h.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 8 min   of travel time.

How far is it from New York City to Boston?

The distance between New York City and Boston is around 189 miles (305 km).

How many services a day are there between New York City and Boston?

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

  • 12 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from New York City to Boston?

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

    Who can get me from New York City to Boston?

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

    • You can travel by plane from New York City to Boston with American Airlines, and you can find American Airlines New York City to Boston tickets for £31 on Omio.
    • You can go to Boston from New York City by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £15 with Flixbus from New York City to Boston on Omio.
    • You can take a train from New York City to Boston with Amtrak. Cheap tickets can be found for £24 with Amtrak from New York City to Boston.

    Can I find a direct route between New York City and Boston?

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

    • You can take a direct flight with American Airlines, United or JetBlue Airways with direct flights per day.
    • You'll find direct coaches per day with Flixbus, Go Buses, OurBus, Greyhound or Peter Pan Bus.
    • 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 Boston as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from New York City to Boston.

    What is another destination I should add to my tour from New York City to Boston?

    Many of our customers travelling from New York City to Boston don't make Boston their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Paris or Madrid, either of which you could add to your New York City and Boston trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Boston to any of these top destinations today!

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

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

    • Plane tickets cost £31 one way on average.
    • Coach tickets cost on average £15 one way.
    • Train tickets cost £24 one way on average.

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