The distance between Boston to Nantucket is 89.35 miles or 143.75 km. A train trip from Boston to Nantucket typically takes 5 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Nantucket faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 25 minutes to get from Boston to Nantucket.
Going from Boston to Nantucket by train takes over 5 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Saturday trains from Boston to Nantucket 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 train tickets from Boston to Nantucket start from $84.00, and on average cost $99.68. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Nantucket. Amtrak in Boston leaves from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other station. And in Nantucket trains arrive at Steamship Authority Terminal,
From Boston to Nantucket train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Nantucket faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 25 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $96.60 for a one-way train ticket to Nantucket.