The distance between Grand Rapids to Boston is 742.93 miles or 1195.33 km. A train trip from Grand Rapids to Boston typically takes 38 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 31 hours and 30 minutes to get from Grand Rapids to Boston.
Going from Grand Rapids to Boston by train takes over 38 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 Sunday trains from Grand Rapids to Boston 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 11 schedules to compare for your trip to Boston. One train carrier operates regular service on the Grand Rapids to Boston route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Grand Rapids to Boston, usually offering 11 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Grand Rapids to Boston, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Grand Rapids to Boston, which start at $120.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Grand Rapids to Boston start from $120.00, and on average cost $168.69. Daily there are 11 Amtrak schedules to Boston. Amtrak in Grand Rapids leaves from 440 Century Ave SW, And in Boston trains arrive at Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and one other train station.
From Grand Rapids to Boston train travel on Amtrak takes 38 hours and 43 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 31 hours and 30 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 14 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $186.26 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.