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Duration 4h 59m
Distance 227.1 miles
Average price $63
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Elizabeth and Boston takes 4h 59m and the fastest train takes 4h 31m. There is a train service every few hours from Elizabeth to Boston. 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. New York Penn Station
  2. Boston
5h 6m
$39 - $138

Elizabeth to Boston train times

Trains run hourly between Elizabeth and Boston. The earliest departure is at 06:04 in the morning, and the last departure from Elizabeth is at 20:09 which arrives into Boston at 01:12. All services require a transfer at NEW YORK PENN STATION and take an average of 4h 59m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Elizabeth to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Elizabeth and arriving at Boston South Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 6m.

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The distance between Elizabeth and Boston is 202 miles. The road distance is 227.1 miles.

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

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Elizabeth to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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What companies run services between Elizabeth and Boston?

Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 53m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 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 New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 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 18m
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 New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
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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