Cheap Allentown to Boston train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Allentown to Boston ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Allentown to Boston is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Allentown to Boston was $126.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 16 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $143.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Allentown to Boston ? How far is Allentown to Boston ?

The distance between Allentown to Boston is 259.44 miles or 417.42 km. A train trip from Allentown to Boston typically takes 9 hours and 5 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 7 hours and 13 minutes to get from Allentown to Boston.

Going from Allentown to Boston by train takes over 9 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 Wednesday trains from Allentown 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Allentown to Boston

Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Boston. One train carrier operates regular service on the Allentown to Boston route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Allentown to Boston, usually offering 8 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Allentown 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 Allentown to Boston, which start at $32.00.

One train carrier connects Allentown to Boston


Amtrak train tickets from Allentown to Boston start from $95.00, and on average cost $185.40. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Boston. Amtrak in Allentown leaves from Bus Terminal - 325 Hamilton St, And in Boston trains arrive at South Station and one other train station.

From Allentown to Boston train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 6 minutes. If you are looking to get to Boston faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 13 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $206.71 for a one-way train ticket to Boston.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Allentown on their way to Boston. The busiest departure station in Allentown serving this route is Bus Terminal - 325 Hamilton St.
  • Bus Terminal - 325 Hamilton St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Boston. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Allentown serving this route is South Station, Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St.
  • South Station
  • Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St