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Duration 4h 5m
Distance 212.6 miles
Average price $55
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Boston and New York takes 4h 5m and the fastest train takes 3h 32m. There is a train service every few hours from Boston to New York. 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
3h 44m
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$35 - $130

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station station and arriving at New York Moynihan Train Hall. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 44m.

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The distance between Boston and New York is 190 miles. The road distance is 212.6 miles.

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

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Boston to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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What companies run services between Boston and New York?

Amtrak operates a train from Boston South Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 44m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55

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 Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180

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