Cheap train tickets from Boston to Lincoln, NE

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How much are train tickets from Boston to Lincoln, NE?

Lowest Price£128.56
Fastest36h 11m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Boston to Lincoln, NE?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Boston to Lincoln is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Boston to Lincoln was £147.15. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 13 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £21.69 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Boston to Lincoln, NE?

The distance between Boston and Lincoln is approximately 1324.16 miles, or 2130.49 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 39 hours and 54 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 36 hours and 11 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Boston to Lincoln?

On Sunday trains from Boston to Lincoln are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Boston to Lincoln?

Typically there are 5 schedules to compare for your trip to Lincoln. One train carrier operates regular service on the Boston to Lincoln route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Boston to Lincoln, usually offering 5 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Boston to Lincoln, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Boston to Lincoln, NE, which start at £105.33.

One train company connects Boston to Lincoln

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Boston to Lincoln start from £128.56, and on average cost £164.96. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Lincoln. Amtrak in Boston leaves from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other station. And in Lincoln trains arrive at 277 Pinnacle Arena Dr,

From Boston to Lincoln train travel on Amtrak takes 39 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Lincoln faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 36 hours and 11 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £158.15 for a one-way train ticket to Lincoln.

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Avg. Time
1d 15h 54m
Avg. Price
£164.96

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Boston with trains to Lincoln. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
There is one train station where trains from Boston arrive in Lincoln:
  • 277 Pinnacle Arena Dr