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traveling from New York to Boston by bus

Cheapest price
$1.00
Fastest time
3h 45m
Trips per day
90
bus carriers
6
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How can I get the cheapest bus ticket from New York to Boston?

The best way to get the cheapest bus tickets from New York to Boston is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from New York to Boston were $16.49. By booking 1 days out, tickets are on average $8.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to Boston by bus is at 12 PM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 5 AM on Monday 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 New York to Boston?

On average there are 90 bus trips per day. Peter Pan Lines has the most options for departures from New York to Boston, with an average of 40 trips per day and 825 monthly trips. 6 bus carriers currently travel from New York to Boston. Of the 90 trips there are 70 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

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

bus lines that run from New York to Boston

Peter Pan Lines

Peter Pan Lines operates, on average, 40 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average Peter Pan Lines ticket to Boston costs $25.23. Cheap Peter Pan Lines tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $13.00. In New York, Peter Pan Lines departs from Port Authority Bus Station and no other station. In Boston, Peter Pan Lines arrives at South Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from New York to Boston takes 4 hours and 39 minutes, while the fastest available Peter Pan Lines trip will get you to Boston in 3 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Peter Pan Lines offers 44 trips per day and you could expect to pay $27.51 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

Peter Pan Lines
Peter Pan Lines
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Green certified
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 39m
Avg. Price
$25.23

OurBus

OurBus operates, on average, 1 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average OurBus ticket to Boston costs $10.46. Cheap OurBus tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $10.00. In New York, OurBus departs from Port Authority Bus Station and 2 other stations. In Boston, OurBus arrives at 39 Dalton Street and no other station.

An average trip on OurBus from New York to Boston takes 4 hours and 30 minutes, while the fastest available OurBus trip will get you to Boston in 3 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, OurBus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $11.97 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

OurBus
OurBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Free water
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 30m
Avg. Price
$10.46

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 13 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average Megabus ticket to Boston costs $19.59. Cheap Megabus tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In New York, Megabus departs from W 34th St and 11th Ave and no other station. In Boston, Megabus arrives at South Station and no other station.

An average trip on Megabus from New York to Boston takes 4 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Boston in 3 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 16 trips per day and you could expect to pay $23.18 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 16m
Avg. Price
$19.59

LimoLiner

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

An average trip on LimoLiner from New York to Boston takes 4 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available LimoLiner trip will get you to Boston in 3 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, LimoLiner offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay $99.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

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, 25 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average Greyhound ticket to Boston costs $18.78. Cheap Greyhound tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $8.00. In New York, Greyhound departs from Port Authority Bus Station and 1 other station. In Boston, Greyhound arrives at South Station and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from New York to Boston takes 4 hours and 53 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Boston in 3 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 28 trips per day and you could expect to pay $22.73 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 53m
Avg. Price
$18.78

BoltBus

BoltBus operates, on average, 8 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average BoltBus ticket to Boston costs $20.18. Cheap BoltBus tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In New York, BoltBus departs from 11th Avenue and 36th Street and 2 other stations. In Boston, BoltBus arrives at South Station and no other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from New York to Boston takes 4 hours and 22 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to Boston in 3 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 11 trips per day and you could expect to pay $22.30 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

BoltBus
BoltBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Games
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 22m
Avg. Price
$20.18
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 9 stations that have bus departures from New York. Most bus trips to Boston will depart from Port Authority Bus Station, W 34th St and 11th Ave, GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway, 11th Avenue and 36th Street, 1301 6th Ave, 202-220 West 36th St, 1st Ave btwn E 38th and E 39th St, Port Authority Bus Station, Gate #31, Port Authority Bus Station, Gate #29.
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • W 34th St and 11th Ave
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 11th Avenue and 36th Street
  • 1301 6th Ave
  • 202-220 West 36th St
  • 1st Ave btwn E 38th and E 39th St
  • Port Authority Bus Station, Gate #31
  • Port Authority Bus Station, Gate #29
Bus trips arrive in Boston at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. South Station, Logan Intl Airport, 39 Dalton Street are the main bus stations in Boston for trips arriving from New York.
  • South Station
  • Logan Intl Airport
  • 39 Dalton Street