Boston to New York City

Thu
$30
Jul 19
Fri
$32
Jul 20
Sat
$32
Jul 21
Sun
$33
Jul 22
Mon
$27
Jul 23
Tue
$27
Jul 24
Wed
$28
Jul 25
Thu
$28
Jul 26
Fri
$28
Jul 27
Sat
$31
Jul 28
Sun
$31
Jul 29
Mon
$28
Jul 30
Tue
$28
Jul 31
Wed
$28
Aug 1
Cheapest

Bus

Cheapest $10

Quickest

Flight

Quickest 1h 16min

Most Convenient

Train

Most Convenient

There are 2 bus companies operating from Boston to New York City, 1 train company operating 1 routes - Acela Express, 5 airlines operating from Boston to New York City, 1 ferry company operating from Boston to New York City from Boston to New York City. The cheapest bus costs $10 and is 4h 50min. The cheapest train costs $37 and is 3h 39min. The cheapest flight costs $185 and is 3h 45min. The cheapest ferry costs $165 and is 5h 44min.

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What is the best way to travel from Boston to New York City?

There are 5 ways to travel from Boston to New York City. 4 buses, 2 trains, 4 flights, 1 ferry and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The bus operated by Megabus running from Boston to Secaucus is the cheapest. The flight operated by jetBlue running from BOS to JFK is the fastest. The train operated by Amtrak running from BOS to NYP is the most convenient.

It's important to check each mode when booking your ticket so that you can find the best method for you. The cost of each type varies differently, so be sure to use Faretrotter to keep an eye out!

Do you recommend the bus or the train between Boston and New York City?

There are several bus companies - Peter Pan, Megabus - scheduled to run from Boston to New York City. Since there are multiple companies, this should increase your chances of finding a cheaper or discount bus ticket. One train provider, Amtrak, runs trains from Boston to New York City. Because the bus is cheapest, we recommend taking the bus.

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Bus from Boston to New York from $28

Bus
Boston to New York
$28
6h 49min
Boston
6h 49min · Bus
New York

Train from BOS Boston to NYP New York City from $37 with Amtrak

Train
BOS to NYP
$37
3h 41min
  • Amtrak $37
    Train · 1 stop 3h 39min
    BBY
    3h 39min · Train Acela Express
    NYP
  • Amtrak $37
    Train · 1 stop 3h 41min
    BOS
    3h 41min · Train Acela Express
    NYP

Flight from BOS Boston to LGA New York from $186 with United, jetBlue

Flight
BOS to LGA
$186
3h 45min
  • United flight to LGA
    United
    From $185
  • jetBlue flight to LGA
    jetBlue
    From $317

Ferry from Oak Bluffs Marthas Vineyard to E 35th Street Ferry Terminal Manhattan from $165 with SeaStreak

Ferry
Oak Bluffs to E 35th Street Ferry Terminal
$165
5h 44min
Oak Bluffs
5h 44min · Ferry
E 35th Street Ferry Terminal

Flight from BOS Boston to EWR Newark from $186 with United, jetBlue, Virgin America, Alaska Airlines

Flight
BOS to EWR
$186
1h 24min
  • United flight to EWR
    United
    From $186
  • jetBlue flight to EWR
    jetBlue
    From $193
  • Virgin America flight to EWR
    Virgin America
    From $549
  • Alaska Airlines flight to EWR
    Alaska Airlines
    From $630

Bus from Chelsea to New York from $50 with Peter Pan

Bus
Chelsea to New York
$50
6h 0min
Chelsea
6h 0min · Bus
New York

Train from BOS Boston to NWK Newark from $39 with Amtrak

Train
BOS to NWK
$39
3h 50min
  • Amtrak $39
    Train · 1 stop 3h 49min
    BBY
    3h 49min · Train Acela Express
    NWK
  • Amtrak $39
    Train · 1 stop 3h 50min
    BOS
    3h 50min · Train Acela Express
    NWK
Flight
BOS to TEB
$239
5h 9min
BOS
5h 9min · Flight
TEB
Bus
Everett to New York
$56
5h 55min
Everett
5h 55min · Bus
New York
Bus
Boston to Secaucus
$10
4h 50min
Boston
4h 50min · Bus
Secaucus
Flight
BOS to JFK
$218
1h 16min
  • jetBlue flight to JFK
    jetBlue
    From $218
  • Virgin America flight to JFK
    Virgin America
    From $574
  • Alaska Airlines flight to JFK
    Alaska Airlines
    From $651
Drive
Boston to New York City
$20
4h 44min
Boston
4h 44min · Drive
New York City