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Boston to New York train - cost & duration

Cheapest priceUS$49.00
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day42
train carriers2
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How to book cheap Boston to New York train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Boston to New York is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Boston to New York were US$89.73. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average US$32.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Boston to New York?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to New York by train is at 11:00 on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 19:00 on Monday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak Northeast Regional from Boston to New York has the most daily schedules

On average there are 42 train trips per day. Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most options for departures from Boston to New York, with an average of 21 trips per day and 429 monthly trips. 2 train carriers currently travel from Boston to New York. Of the 42 trips there are 42 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Coach from Boston to New York starts at US$1.00.

2 carriers offer Boston to New York train trips

Amtrak Acela Express

Book Amtrak Acela Express from Boston to New York from US$125.00. There are 21 Amtrak Acela Express schedules from Boston to New York and you can expect on average to pay US$147.95 for a Amtrak Acela Express ticket to New York. In Boston, Amtrak Acela Express departs to New York from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and 1 other station. In New York, Amtrak Acela Express arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Acela Express from Boston to New York takes 3 hours and 38 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Acela Express trip will get you to New York in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Acela Express offers 11 trips per day and you could expect to pay US$141.72 for a weekend getaway to New York.

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Avg. Time
3h 38m
Avg. Price
US$147.95

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Book Amtrak Northeast Regional from Boston to New York from US$49.00. There are 21 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules from Boston to New York and you can expect on average to pay US$84.93 for a Amtrak Northeast Regional ticket to New York. In Boston, Amtrak Northeast Regional departs to New York from South Station and 1 other station. In New York, Amtrak Northeast Regional arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Northeast Regional from Boston to New York takes 4 hours and 18 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Northeast Regional trip will get you to New York in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 19 trips per day and you could expect to pay US$89.73 for a weekend getaway to New York.

Air conditioning
Toilet
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power point
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 18m
Avg. Price
US$84.93

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have train departures from Boston. Most train trips to New York will depart from South Station, Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St.
  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
Train trips arrive in New York at 1 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. Penn Station are the main train stations in New York for trips arriving from Boston.
  • Penn Station