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traveling from Boston to New York by bus

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Fastest time4h 10m
Trips per day87
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from Boston to New York?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from Boston to New York is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Boston to New York were $18.28. By booking 1 days out, tickets are on average $4.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to New York by bus is at 4 PM on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 9 PM on Tuesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

How many daily bus trips are there from Boston to New York?

On average there are 87 bus trips per day. Peter Pan Lines has the most options for departures from Boston to New York, with an average of 33 trips per day and 662 monthly trips. 6 bus carriers currently travel from Boston to New York. Of the 87 trips there are 69 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Train options from Boston start at $49.00.

bus lines that run from Boston to New York

Peter Pan Lines

Peter Pan Lines operates, on average, 33 bus schedule(s) from Boston to New York. The average Peter Pan Lines ticket to New York costs $26.33. Cheap Peter Pan Lines tickets to New York are available on Wanderu starting from $15.00. In Boston, Peter Pan Lines departs from South Station and 4 other stations. In New York, Peter Pan Lines arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and no other station.

An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from Boston to New York takes 4 hours and 42 minutes, while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to New York in 4 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 32 trips per day and you could expect to pay $27.00 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

Peter Pan Lines
Peter Pan Lines
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Green certified
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 42m
Avg. Price
$26.33

OurBus

OurBus operates, on average, 1 bus schedule(s) from Boston to New York. The average OurBus ticket to New York costs $12.60. Cheap OurBus tickets to New York are available on Wanderu starting from $5.00. In Boston, OurBus departs from 39 Dalton Street and no other station. In New York, OurBus arrives at Port Authority Bus Station, Gate #27 and 1 other station.

An average trip on OurBus from Boston to New York takes 4 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available OurBus trip will get you to New York in 4 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, OurBus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $16.28 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

OurBus
OurBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Free water
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 41m
Avg. Price
$12.60

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 14 bus schedule(s) from Boston to New York. The average Megabus ticket to New York costs $20.93. Cheap Megabus tickets to New York are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Boston, Megabus departs from South Station and no other station. In New York, Megabus arrives at 7th Ave and W 27th St and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from Boston to New York takes 4 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to New York in 4 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 19 trips per day and you could expect to pay $23.47 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 16m
Avg. Price
$20.93

LimoLiner

LimoLiner operates, on average, 3 bus schedule(s) from Boston to New York. The average LimoLiner ticket to New York costs $99.00. In Boston, LimoLiner departs from 39 Dalton Street and no other station. In New York, LimoLiner arrives at 1301 6th Ave and no other station.

An average trip on LimoLiner from Boston to New York takes 4 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available LimoLiner trip will get you to New York in 4 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, LimoLiner offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $99.00 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

LimoLiner
LimoLiner
Air conditioning
Attendant
Restroom
Beverage
Extra legroom
Free water
Meal
Movies
Power outlet
Snacks
Satellite TV
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 15m
Avg. Price
$99.00

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 28 bus schedule(s) from Boston to New York. The average Greyhound ticket to New York costs $18.81. Cheap Greyhound tickets to New York are available on Wanderu starting from $9.00. In Boston, Greyhound departs from South Station and no other station. In New York, Greyhound arrives at Port Authority Bus Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Boston to New York takes 4 hours and 50 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to New York in 4 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 30 trips per day and you could expect to pay $21.94 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 50m
Avg. Price
$18.81

BoltBus

BoltBus operates, on average, 8 bus schedule(s) from Boston to New York. The average BoltBus ticket to New York costs $19.66. Cheap BoltBus tickets to New York are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In Boston, BoltBus departs from South Station and no other station. In New York, BoltBus arrives at 11th Avenue and 36th Street and 1 other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from Boston to New York takes 4 hours and 23 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to New York in 4 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 10 trips per day and you could expect to pay $21.84 for a weekend getaway trip to New York.

BoltBus
BoltBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Games
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 23m
Avg. Price
$19.66

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 6 stations that have bus departures from Boston. Most bus trips to New York will depart from South Station, Logan Intl Airport, 39 Dalton Street, Copley Square, Park Square, Massachusetts State House.
  • South Station
  • Logan Intl Airport
  • 39 Dalton Street
  • Copley Square
  • Park Square
  • Massachusetts State House
Bus trips arrive in New York at 7 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Port Authority Bus Station, 7th Ave and W 27th St, 11th Avenue and 36th Street, GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway, 1301 6th Ave, 1st Ave btwn E 38th and E 39th St, Port Authority Bus Station, Gate #27 are the main bus stations in New York for trips arriving from Boston.
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • 7th Ave and W 27th St
  • 11th Avenue and 36th Street
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 1301 6th Ave
  • 1st Ave btwn E 38th and E 39th St
  • Port Authority Bus Station, Gate #27