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|Fastest Train||12h 32m|
|Trains Per Day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Erie to Boston right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
What is the price of a train ticket from Erie to Boston?
In the last month, $63.50 was the average price of a train ticket from Erie, PA to Boston, MA. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $35.11 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Erie to Boston?
The distance between Erie and Boston is approximately 462 miles, or 743 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 12 hours and 40 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 12 hours and 32 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Erie to Boston are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Erie at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Erie to Boston?
Trains leave the station in Erie twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Boston faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.
Which train should you take from Erie to Boston?
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited is the one and only train line which connects Erie, Pennsylvania to Boston, Massachusetts. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Lake Shore Limited||2||12h 40m||$66.33|
Where is the train station in Erie?
There is one train station in Erie:
- 125 W 14th St
Where is the train station in Boston?
Boston receives travelers from Erie at its two active train stations:
- South Station
- Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St
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