Book train Tickets from

Philadelphia to Boston

Wed, Jul 26
$130
Thu, Jul 27
$130
Fri, Jul 28
$163
Sat, Jul 29
$100
Sun, Jul 30
$100
Mon, Jul 31
$100
Tue, Aug 1
$79
Wed, Aug 2
$79
Thu, Aug 3
$79
Fri, Aug 4
$130
Sat, Aug 5
$79
Sun, Aug 6
$75
Mon, Aug 7
$100
Tue, Aug 8
$75

Upcoming train trips on Thu, Jul 27 See all

12:10am
7h 43m
7:53am
$163.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
12:10am
7h 48m
7:58am
$163.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:15am
5h 44m
10:59am
$130.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:15am
5h 50m
11:05am
$130.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
6:32am
5h 2m
11:34am
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
6:32am
5h 8m
11:40am
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
6:39am
6h
12:39pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
6:39am
6h 6m
12:45pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
6:48am
5h 57m
12:45pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
8:36am
5h 3m
1:39pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
8:36am
5h 9m
1:45pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
9:20am
5h 49m
3:09pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
9:20am
5h 55m
3:15pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
10:36am
5h 5m
3:41pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
10:36am
5h 11m
3:47pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
10:40am
5h 48m
4:28pm
$130.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
10:40am
5h 55m
4:35pm
$130.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
11:36am
5h 8m
4:44pm
$196.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
11:36am
5h 14m
4:50pm
$196.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
12:05pm
6h 18m
6:23pm
$130.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
12:05pm
6h 25m
6:30pm
$130.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
1:32pm
5h 7m
6:39pm
$167.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
1:32pm
5h 13m
6:45pm
$196.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
1:58pm
6h 8m
8:06pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
1:58pm
6h 14m
8:12pm
$163.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
2:32pm
5h 3m
7:35pm
$196.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
2:32pm
5h 8m
7:40pm
$196.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
3:32pm
5h 8m
8:40pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
3:32pm
5h 13m
8:45pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
3:59pm
6h 3m
10:02pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
3:59pm
6h 11m
10:10pm
$196.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
4:36pm
5h 2m
9:38pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
4:36pm
5h 9m
9:45pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:32pm
5h 11m
10:43pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:32pm
5h 18m
10:50pm
$287.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:59pm
6h 15m
12:14am
$163.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:59pm
6h 21m
12:20am
$163.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US

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TRAVELING FROM Philadelphia TO Boston BY train

AVERAGE PRICE

$171

FASTEST TIME

5h

TRIPS PER DAY

42

train CARRIERS

2

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

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 Philadelphia to Boston. Based on historic trends, the lowest average train fare from Philadelphia to Boston has been $117MX$2,080CA$147€101£90kn746Kč2,623zł429CHF111. By booking 30 days in advance, tickets are typically $93MX$1,644CA$116€80£71kn590Kč2,072zł339CHF88 cheaper than those booked at the last minute.

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

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

7am on Tuesday 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

Tue

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

42

DIRECT TRIPS

37

EARLIEST DEPARTURE

12am

LATEST DEPARTURE

7pm

On average, there are 42 train trips from Philadelphia to Boston every day. Amtrak schedules have the most departures from Philadelphia to Boston, with an average of 25 trips per day, and 648 trips per month.

If you're looking for more travel options, you may also want to view Philadelphia to Boston 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 Philadelphia to Boston? On average, a train trip from Philadelphia to Boston takes 5h 57m to make the 270.8 mi - 435.8 km journey. Amtrak Acela has the fastest advertised travel time of 5h to get from Philadelphia to Boston.

Train lines that run from Philadelphia to Boston

Getting from Philadelphia to Boston 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 28m
Avg. price $132
Getting from Philadelphia to Boston by Acela Express - Amtrak:

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

Avg. time 5h 7m
Avg. price $234