Cheap train tickets from Boston to Cincinnati


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How much are train tickets from Boston to Cincinnati?

Lowest Price£99.11
Fastest23h 53m
Daily Schedules6
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Boston to Cincinnati?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Boston to Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati was £109.26. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £43.76 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 Cincinnati?

The distance between Boston and Cincinnati is approximately 738.91 miles, or 1188.86 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 28 hours and 18 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 23 hours and 53 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 Cincinnati?

On Saturday trains from Boston to Cincinnati 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.

Amtrak has the greatest number of connections between Boston to Cincinnati

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Cincinnati. One train carrier operates regular service on the Boston to Cincinnati route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Boston to Cincinnati, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Boston to Cincinnati, 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 Cincinnati, which start at £70.36.

One train company connects Boston to Cincinnati


Amtrak train tickets from Boston to Cincinnati start from £99.11, and on average cost £121.19. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to Cincinnati. Amtrak in Boston leaves from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other station. And in Cincinnati trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave and one other train station.

From Boston to Cincinnati train travel on Amtrak takes 28 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Cincinnati faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 23 hours and 53 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £125.00 for a one-way train ticket to Cincinnati.

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Plan your next adventure

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Cincinnati that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Boston are:
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
  • South Station
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Cincinnati. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Cincinnati:
  • Bus Terminal - 1005 Gilbert Ave
  • Union Term - 1301 Western Ave