Duration 39h 12m
Distance 1449 miles
Average price $209
Frequency 6/week

Trip overview

The train between Boston and Little Rock takes 39h 12m. The train runs, on average, 6 times per week from Boston to Little Rock. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 36h 17m

  1. Boston South Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Little Rock
36h 17m
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Boston to Little Rock train times

Trains run six times a week between Boston and Little Rock. The service departs Boston at 12:50 in the afternoon, which arrives into Little Rock at 03:02. All services require a transfer at Chicago Union Station and take an average of 39h 12m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Little Rock station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Little Rock Union Station via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 17m.

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The distance between Boston and Little Rock is 1265 miles. The road distance is 1449 miles.

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Boston to Little Rock train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston South Station.

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Boston to Little Rock train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Little Rock Union Station.

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Little Rock is 1h behind Boston. It is currently 12:52 AM in Boston and 11:52 PM in Little Rock.

There are 113+ hotels available in Little Rock. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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You can take a train from Boston to Little Rock via Chicago Union Station in around 36h 17m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Boston South Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Train from Chicago Union Station to Little Rock Union Station
Ave. Duration
13h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Premium
$270 - $370
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Seat
$140 - $210

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12

About MBTA

Train from Boston / South Station Trains to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA

Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70

About Amtrak Northeast Regional

Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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