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Boston to Newark train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$49.00
Shortest Duration4h 0m
Trips per day42
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How to book cheap Boston to Newark train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Boston to Newark is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Boston to Newark were $89.55. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average $33.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Boston to Newark?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to Newark by train is at 6:00 AM on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 10:00 AM on Monday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak Northeast Regional from Boston to Newark has the most daily schedules

On average there are 42 train trips per day. Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most options for departures from Boston to Newark, with an average of 27 trips per day and 548 monthly trips. 3 train carriers currently travel from Boston to Newark. Of the 42 trips there are 41 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Boston to Newark starts at $1.00.

3 carriers offer Boston to Newark train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Boston to Newark from $82.00. There are 10 Amtrak schedules from Boston to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $226.52 for a Amtrak ticket to Newark. In Boston, Amtrak departs to Newark from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and 1 other station. In Newark, Amtrak arrives at Penn Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Boston to Newark takes 4 hours and 19 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Newark in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 13 trips per day and you could expect to pay $255.88 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

Air conditioning
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Avg. Time
4h 19m
Avg. Price
$226.52

Amtrak Acela Express

Book Amtrak Acela Express from Boston to Newark from $125.00. There are 15 Amtrak Acela Express schedules from Boston to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $155.76 for a Amtrak Acela Express ticket to Newark. In Boston, Amtrak Acela Express departs to Newark from Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and 1 other station. In Newark, Amtrak Acela Express arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Acela Express from Boston to Newark takes 4 hours and 3 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Acela Express trip will get you to Newark in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Acela Express offers 8 trips per day and you could expect to pay $161.92 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Beverage
Extra legroom
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Meal
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 3m
Avg. Price
$155.76

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Book Amtrak Northeast Regional from Boston to Newark from $49.00. There are 27 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules from Boston to Newark and you can expect on average to pay $95.93 for a Amtrak Northeast Regional ticket to Newark. In Boston, Amtrak Northeast Regional departs to Newark from South Station and 1 other station. In Newark, Amtrak Northeast Regional arrives at Penn Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Northeast Regional from Boston to Newark takes 4 hours and 56 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Northeast Regional trip will get you to Newark in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 34 trips per day and you could expect to pay $109.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
4h 56m
Avg. Price
$95.93

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have train departures from Boston. Most train trips to Newark will depart from South Station, Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St.
  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
Train trips arrive in Newark at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Penn Station, Newark Intl Airport are the main train stations in Newark for trips arriving from Boston.
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport