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Boston, MA to Newport bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$39.18
Fastest time1h 40m
Trips per day4
Bus lines1
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Boston to Newport
Based on 6 reviews

Based on 6 reviews
Users that traveled with Peter Pan Lines report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 75 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
September 13, 2019Couples trip
Easy, didn’t have to deal with traffic
Improved signage at Newport bust station
August 10, 2019Visiting friends
Rhode Island is gorgeous.
June 6, 2019Visiting family
no electricity

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Boston to Newport?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $41.88 was the low point for bus fares from Boston to Newport. Buses from Newport to Boston are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $41.88 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 23 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $1.35 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 20 minutes to cover the 99 kilometers (62 miles) from Boston to Newport. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 40 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Newport at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Boston?

The first bus leaves at 11:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Boston to Newport, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Boston to Newport every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Boston, MA to Newport; ticket prices start at $36.48.

What bus companies travel from Boston to Newport?

There is one bus company that operates from Boston to Newport. Peter Pan Lines is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Peter Pan Lines42h 20m$42.36

Where does the bus leave from in Boston?

Most buses depart from the main station in Boston, Massachusetts:

  • Logan Intl Airport
  • South Station Bus Terminal

Where does the bus arrive in Newport?

All buses from Boston arrive at one main station in Newport, Rhode Island:

  • Gateway Ctr - 23 America's Cup Ave

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