Book Train Tickets from

Boston to Philadelphia

Tue, Jan 24
$99
Wed, Jan 25
$100
Thu, Jan 26
$100
Fri, Jan 27
$100
Sat, Jan 28
$100
Sun, Jan 29
$100
Mon, Jan 30
$100
Tue, Jan 31
$79
Wed, Feb 1
$79
Thu, Feb 2
$79
Fri, Feb 3
$79
Sat, Feb 4
$79
Sun, Feb 5
$79
Mon, Feb 6
$79

Upcoming train trips on Tue, Jan 24 See all

11:05am
5h 2m
4:07pm
$293.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
11:11am
4h 56m
4:07pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
11:15am
5h 37m
4:52pm
$130.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
11:21am
5h 31m
4:52pm
$129.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
12:10pm
4h 57m
5:07pm
$293.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
12:15pm
4h 52m
5:07pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
1:05pm
5h 2m
6:07pm
$293.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
1:11pm
4h 56m
6:07pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
1:40pm
6h 12m
7:52pm
$130.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
1:46pm
6h 6m
7:52pm
$129.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
3:10pm
4h 57m
8:07pm
$293.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
3:15pm
4h 52m
8:07pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
3:20pm
5h 50m
9:10pm
$130.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
3:26pm
5h 44m
9:10pm
$129.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
4:15pm
5h 10m
9:25pm
$196.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
4:20pm
5h 5m
9:25pm
$194.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
5:20pm
4h 55m
10:15pm
$293.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
5:26pm
4h 49m
10:15pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
5:35pm
5h 53m
11:28pm
$100.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
5:40pm
5h 48m
11:28pm
$99.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
9:30pm
7h 22m
4:52am
$100.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
9:36pm
7h 16m
4:52am
$99.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US

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Find the best deals on train tickets from Boston to Philadelphia on Wanderu. Wanderu searches hundreds of bus and train companies to find you the fastest, cheapest and most comfortable bus and train tickets to Philadelphia. Boston to Philadelphia schedules are served by BoltBus, Greyhound Peter Pan Pooled Service, Acela Express - Amtrak, Peter Pan Bus Lines, Amtrak Train, Megabus. Book your train tickets from Boston to Philadelphia in under a minute. We only list the safest and most reputable bus and train companies, so you are sure to have a perfect trip. Depart Boston from Logan Intl Airport - Terminal C, Logan Intl Airport, Logan Intl Airport - Term B and arrive in Philadelphia at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, N Phil - 2900 N Broad St, Greyhound Station - 1001 Filbert St.

Traveling from Boston to Philadelphia by train.

How far is Boston from Philadelphia by train?

On average a train trip to Philadelphia takes 5 hours and 31 minutes. Amtrak Acela has the fastest advertised travel time of 4 hours and 56 minutes to get from Boston to Philadelphia.

How many daily train trips are there from Boston to Philadelphia?

On average there are 32 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Boston to Philadelphia, with an average of 16 trips per day, and 480 monthly trips.

When is the best time to buy a train ticket from Boston to Philadelphia?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Boston to Philadelphia were $123.65. By booking 28 days out, tickets are, on average $63.37 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

 

What is the average cost of a train trip from Boston to Philadelphia?

A train trip between Boston and Philadelphia averages $187.02.

The cheapest day of the week to travel by train from Boston to Philadelphia is Monday, when prices typically start at $69.00 for train tickets on this route.

Generally, traveling on a Saturday will have the highest average price because of high demand. By booking early or comparing different lines and brands, you still may find a deal, with prices starting at $69.00.

The busiest time of the week for travel from Boston to Philadelphia by train is at 6 pm on Friday. When planning to travel around this time tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out.

2 pm on Monday is the least busiest train schedule on this route. Traveling at this time you are most likely to be on a train that has less passengers.

 

What is the main train station in Boston?

Two stations have train departures from Boston. Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and South Station are the main train stations for trips departing to Philadelphia.

 

What is the main arriving train station in Philadelphia?

Train trips arrive in Philadelphia at one station 30th St Station - 2955 Market St is the main train station in Philadelphia for trips arriving from Boston.

 

Do train carriers that serve the Boston to Philadelphia route offer WIFI and power outlets?

All train lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets. Amtrak Acela offers upscale service offerings including beverage and meal service to make your trip more convenient.

 


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BoltBus serves major cities in the northeastern and northwestern US. It has new buses, outlets and extra legroom. What about $1 tickets? Yup! Those too! See the BoltBus Coupon guide.

Peter Pan Bus Lines is one of the premiere bus lines in terms of coverage and frequence of bus schedules in the Northeast USA. Peter Pan routes connect popular destination in Boston, Cape Code, Springfield, Albany and many more.

Megabus is an intercity bus service providing clean, and dependable rides to major cities in the USA. Heard about MegaBus $1 tickets? Read about them and Megabus discounts now.

Amtrak is USA's premier train carrier. Serving both the coasts as well as taking travelers from east to west and back, amtrak is both a convenient and comfortable way to travel.

Acela Express is Amtrak's premiere high speed service quickly shuttling passengers between Boston to Washington DC.

Greyhound Bus Lines and Peter Pan Bus combine efforts to serve routes all over Northeastern USA. The two companies cover destinations like Baltimore, Boston, NYC, Washington DC, and many more.