Book train Tickets from

Boston to Philadelphia

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Wed, Aug 23
$100
Thu, Aug 24
$100
Fri, Aug 25
$130
Sat, Aug 26
$100
Sun, Aug 27
$100
Mon, Aug 28
$100
Tue, Aug 29
$79
Wed, Aug 30
$79
Thu, Aug 31
$79
Fri, Sep 1
$130
Sat, Sep 2
$79
Sun, Sep 3
$79
Mon, Sep 4
$130
Tue, Sep 5
$75

Upcoming train trips on Thu, Aug 24 See all

5:05am
5h 2m
10:07am
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
5:10am
4h 57m
10:07am
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
6:05am
5h 2m
11:07am
$196.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
6:05am
6h 25m
12:30pm
$229.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
6:10am
5h 47m
11:57am
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
6:10am
6h 20m
12:30pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
6:11am
4h 56m
11:07am
$196.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
6:11am
6h 19m
12:30pm
$229.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
6:15am
5h 42m
11:57am
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
6:15am
6h 15m
12:30pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
7:15am
4h 55m
12:10pm
$226.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
7:20am
4h 50m
12:10pm
$226.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
8:15am
5h 45m
2:00pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
8:21am
5h 39m
2:00pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
9:10am
4h 59m
2:09pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
9:15am
4h 54m
2:09pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
9:30am
7h 18m
4:48pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
9:30am
5h 54m
3:24pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
9:36am
7h 12m
4:48pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
9:36am
5h 48m
3:24pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
11:05am
5h 43m
4:48pm
$250.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
11:05am
5h 4m
4:09pm
$255.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
11:11am
5h 37m
4:48pm
$250.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
11:11am
4h 58m
4:09pm
$255.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
11:15am
5h 37m
4:52pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
11:21am
5h 31m
4:52pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
12:10pm
4h 57m
5:07pm
$255.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
12:15pm
4h 52m
5:07pm
$255.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
1:05pm
5h 2m
6:07pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
1:11pm
4h 56m
6:07pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
1:40pm
6h 12m
7:52pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
1:46pm
6h 6m
7:52pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
3:10pm
4h 57m
8:07pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
3:15pm
4h 52m
8:07pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
3:20pm
5h 50m
9:10pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
3:26pm
5h 44m
9:10pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
4:15pm
5h 10m
9:25pm
$226.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
4:20pm
5h 5m
9:25pm
$226.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
5:20pm
4h 55m
10:15pm
$255.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
5:26pm
4h 49m
10:15pm
$255.00 Amtrak Acela
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
5:35pm
5h 53m
11:28pm
$130.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US
5:40pm
5h 48m
11:28pm
$130.00 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
$100.00 Amtrak
Boston, MA, US
Philadelphia, PA, US

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TRAVELING FROM Boston TO Philadelphia BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$170

FASTEST TIME

4h 49m

TRIPS PER DAY

38

train CARRIERS

2

How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Boston to Philadelphia?

Wanderu makes it simple to get cheap train tickets by searching prices and itineraries for 70+ bus and train lines in 20+ countries. Comparing your options and booking as early as possible is the best way to get the cheapest train ticket from Boston to Philadelphia. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from Boston to Philadelphia has been $113MX$2,001CA$142€96£88kn711Kč2,505zł410CHF109. By booking 30 days in advance, tickets are typically $105MX$1,858CA$132€89£82kn660Kč2,326zł381CHF102 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

When is the best time to travel from Boston to Philadelphia?

The busiest time of the week for travel to Philadelphia from Boston by train is at 5pm on Friday. If you plan to travel around this time, book your tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

4pm on Monday is when the least number of people travel by train on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, departing around this time is your best chance to be on an uncrowded train.

BUSIEST ON

Fri

LEAST BUSY ON

Mon

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

38

DIRECT TRIPS

33

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

5am

LATEST DEPARTURE

9pm

On average, there are 38 train trips from Boston to Philadelphia every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from Boston to Philadelphia, with an average of 21 trips per day, and 557 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view Boston to Philadelphia bus schedules.

Train lines that have service on this route offer WIFI and power outlets. Amtrak Acela offers upscale service amenities, including beverage and meal service to make your trip more pleasant.

How long is the train ride from Boston to Philadelphia? On average, a train trip from Boston to Philadelphia takes 5h 38m to make the 270.8 mi - 435.8 km journey. Amtrak Acela has the fastest advertised travel time of 4h 49m to get from Boston to Philadelphia.

Train lines that run from Boston to Philadelphia

Getting from Boston to Philadelphia by Amtrak Train:

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.

Avg. time 6h 8m
Avg. price $138
Getting from Boston to Philadelphia by Acela Express - Amtrak:

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

Avg. time 4h 58m
Avg. price $212