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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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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.