Duration 22h 4m
Distance 500.2 km
Average price $158
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Boston and Montreal takes 22h 4m and the fastest train takes 21h 41m. There is at least one train per day from Boston to Montreal. 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

  1. Boston South Station
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Montreal
15h 38m
$118 - $272

Boston to Montreal train times

Trains run once daily between Boston and Montreal. The service departs Boston at 18:45 in the evening, which arrives into Montreal at 19:11. All services require a transfer at New York Penn Station and take an average of 22h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Montreal station. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Montreal Central Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 38m.

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The distance between Boston and Montreal is 405 km. The road distance is 500.2 km.

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

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Boston to Montreal train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Montreal Central Station.

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There are 887+ hotels available in Montreal. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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What companies run services between Boston and Montreal?

You can take a train from Boston to Montreal via New York Penn Station in around 15h 38m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$280 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$90 - $130
Train from New York Penn Station to Montreal Central Station
Ave. Duration
10h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Premium
$310 - $430
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Business Seat
$130 - $190

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