South Station – Train Tickets, Schedules, Prices & More

About South Station

South Station is a popular train station in Boston. It serves as the departure point for 541 daily trips from Boston to various destinations, including New York, Baltimore, and Washington, among other places. There are also 541 trips that arrive or pass through South Station on a daily basis, connecting travelers from all over.

Using Wanderu, you can always find and book the cheapest train tickets to and from South Station. You can choose among destinations, with fares starting from $11.00.

Keep reading for more information about public transit connections and food & entertainment options available at or near South Station.

Summer St, Atlantic Ave, Boston, MA, US
+1 (617) 523-1300
Official website
America/New_York

Getting There

Is there parking nearby?

There are more than 20 parking garages within 0.5 miles from South Station.

Are there public transit options at or near the station?

There are 13 public transit stops and stations nearby.

How far away is the station from the city center?

South Station is 0.7 miles away from the center of Boston. The city center is walking distance from South Station, the walk typically takes 16 minutes.

How far is the station from the nearest airport?

Boston Logan International Airport – 4.6 miles away. The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 19 minutes.

Carriers

The following companies conduct trips in and out of South Station:

Popular Trips from South Station

Food, Shopping & Entertainment

Dining options available at Penn Station:

  • Auntie Anne’s
  • McDonald’s
  • Cosi
  • Regina Pizzeria
  • Cajun & Grill
  • Au Bon Pain
  • Tavitas Mexican
  • Tavern in the Square South Station
  • Pret a Manger
  • Oath Pizza – South Station
  • Master Wok
  • Crepe&More

There are also more than 20 dining options within 0.5 miles of the station.

Coffee shops available at Penn Station:

  • Auntie Anne’s
  • Starbucks
  • McDonald’s
  • Au Bon Pain
  • Pret a Manger
  • Dunkin’ Donuts
  • The Well Coffee House

There are also more than 20 cafe options within 0.5 miles of the station.

Convenience stores available at Penn Station:

  • CVS

There are also more than 20 convenience store options within 0.5 miles of the station.

Bars available at Penn Station:

  • Tavern in the Square South Station
  • Amtrak Club Acela

There are also more than 20 bars within 0.5 mile of the station.