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traveling from New York to Boston by bus

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration3h 45m
Trips per day69
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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 $16.38. By booking 1 days out, tickets are on average $9.00 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 12:00 PM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 5:00 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 69 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from New York to Boston, with an average of 27 trips per day and 551 monthly trips. 5 bus carriers currently travel from New York to Boston. Of the 69 trips there are 59 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, 18 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average Peter Pan Lines ticket to Boston costs $32.57. Cheap Peter Pan Lines tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $15.00. 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 Bus Terminal and 1 other station.

An average trip on Peter Pan Lines from New York to Boston takes 4 hours and 31 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 20 trips per day and you could expect to pay $34.53 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 31m
Avg. Price
$32.57

Megabus

Megabus operates, on average, 14 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average Megabus ticket to Boston costs $20.68. 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 Bus Terminal 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 18 trips per day and you could expect to pay $24.12 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

Megabus
Megabus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Green certified
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 16m
Avg. Price
$20.68

LimoLiner

LimoLiner operates, on average, 3 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average LimoLiner ticket to Boston costs $98.82. Cheap LimoLiner tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $89.00. 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 28 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 $98.93 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 28m
Avg. Price
$98.82

Greyhound

Greyhound operates, on average, 27 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average Greyhound ticket to Boston costs $19.86. 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 Bus Terminal 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 31 trips per day and you could expect to pay $26.01 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

Greyhound
Greyhound
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 53m
Avg. Price
$19.86

BoltBus

BoltBus operates, on average, 7 bus schedule(s) from New York to Boston. The average BoltBus ticket to Boston costs $21.25. Cheap BoltBus tickets to Boston are available on Wanderu starting from $1.00. In New York, BoltBus departs from 202-230 West 36th St and 1 other station. In Boston, BoltBus arrives at South Station Bus Terminal and no other station.

An average trip on BoltBus from New York to Boston takes 4 hours and 23 minutes, while the fastest available BoltBus trip will get you to Boston in 3 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, BoltBus offers 9 trips per day and you could expect to pay $25.37 for a weekend getaway trip to Boston.

BoltBus
BoltBus
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Games
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 23m
Avg. Price
$21.25

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 6 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, 202-230 West 36th St, GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway, 1301 6th Ave, 1st Ave btwn E 38th and E 39th St.
  • Port Authority Bus Station
  • W 34th St and 11th Ave
  • 202-230 West 36th St
  • GW Bridge Bus Station - 4211 Broadway
  • 1301 6th Ave
  • 1st Ave btwn E 38th and E 39th St
Bus trips arrive in Boston at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. South Station Bus Terminal, Logan Intl Airport, 39 Dalton Street are the main bus stations in Boston for trips arriving from New York.
  • South Station Bus Terminal
  • Logan Intl Airport
  • 39 Dalton Street