Book Train Tickets from

Philadelphia to Boston

Tue, Jan 24
$99
Wed, Jan 25
$99
Thu, Jan 26
$99
Fri, Jan 27
$99
Sat, Jan 28
$99
Sun, Jan 29
$99
Mon, Jan 30
$79
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
$69

Upcoming train trips on Tue, Jan 24 See all

12:10am
7h 43m
7:53am
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
12:10am
7h 48m
7:58am
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:15am
5h 44m
10:59am
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:15am
5h 50m
11:05am
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
6:32am
5h 2m
11:34am
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
6:32am
5h 8m
11:40am
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
6:46am
5h 53m
12:39pm
$194.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
6:46am
5h 59m
12:45pm
$194.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
8:36am
5h 3m
1:39pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
8:36am
5h 9m
1:45pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
9:20am
5h 49m
3:09pm
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
9:20am
5h 55m
3:15pm
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
10:36am
5h 3m
3:39pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
10:36am
5h 9m
3:45pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
10:40am
5h 48m
4:28pm
$99.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
10:40am
5h 55m
4:35pm
$99.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
11:36am
5h 3m
4:39pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
11:36am
5h 9m
4:45pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
12:05pm
6h 18m
6:23pm
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
12:05pm
6h 25m
6:30pm
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
1:32pm
5h 7m
6:39pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
1:32pm
5h 13m
6:45pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
1:58pm
6h 8m
8:06pm
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
1:58pm
6h 14m
8:12pm
$129.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
2:32pm
5h 3m
7:35pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
2:32pm
5h 8m
7:40pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
3:32pm
5h 8m
8:40pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
3:32pm
5h 13m
8:45pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
3:59pm
6h 3m
10:02pm
$99.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
3:59pm
6h 11m
10:10pm
$99.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
4:36pm
5h 2m
9:38pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
4:36pm
5h 9m
9:45pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:32pm
5h 6m
10:38pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:32pm
5h 13m
10:45pm
$284.00 Amtrak Acela
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:59pm
6h 15m
12:14am
$161.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US
5:59pm
6h 21m
12:20am
$161.00 Amtrak
Philadelphia, PA, US
Boston, MA, US

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

Traveling from Philadelphia to Boston by train.

How far is Philadelphia from Boston by train?

On average a train trip to Boston takes 5 hours and 44 minutes. Amtrak Acela has the fastest advertised travel time of 5 hours and 3 minutes to get from Philadelphia to Boston.

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

On average there are 35 train trips per day. Amtrak has the most options for departures from Philadelphia to Boston, with an average of 20 trips per day, and 600 monthly trips.

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

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Philadelphia to Boston were $117.00. By booking 28 days out, tickets are, on average $74.50 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

 

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

A train trip between Philadelphia and Boston averages $191.50.

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

Generally, traveling on a Thursday 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 Philadelphia to Boston by train is at 2 pm on Friday. When planning to travel around this time tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out.

10 pm on Wednesday 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 Philadelphia?

One station have train departures from Philadelphia. 30th St Station - 2955 Market St is the main train station for trips departing to Boston.

 

What is the main arriving train station in Boston?

Train trips arrive in Boston at two stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. Back Bay Station - 145 Dartmouth St and South Station are the main train stations in Boston for trips arriving from Philadelphia.

 

Do train carriers that serve the Philadelphia to Boston 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.

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.