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Duration 6h 50m
Distance 241.1 miles
Average price $67
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Boston and Smithtown takes 6h 50m and the fastest train takes 5h 39m. The train service runs several times per day from Boston to Smithtown. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Boston South Station
  2. New York Penn Station
  3. Smithtown
7h 3m
$48 - $143

Boston to Smithtown train times

Trains run every three hours between Boston and Smithtown. The service departs Boston at 21:30 at night, which arrives into Smithtown at 07:36. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Smithtown. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Smithtown via New York Penn Station and Huntington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 3m.

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The distance between Boston and Smithtown is 153 miles. The road distance is 241.1 miles.

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Boston to Smithtown train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Boston South Station.

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Boston to Smithtown train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Huntington station.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Smithtown. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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