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Duration 35h 24m
Distance 310.6 miles
Average price $139
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Montreal and Boston takes 35h 24m and the fastest train takes 30h 50m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Montreal 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 via New York

  1. St-Lambert Amtrak Station
  2. New York Moynihan Train Hall
  3. Boston
15h 51m
$88 - $233

Montreal to Boston train times

Trains run five times a week between Montreal and Boston. The service departs Montreal at 19:45 in the evening, which arrives into Boston at 07:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 35h 24m. 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 Montreal to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Gare Centrale and arriving at Boston South Station via St-Lambert Amtrak Station and New York Moynihan Train Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 51m.

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The distance between Montreal and Boston is 253 miles. The road distance is 310.6 miles.

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Montreal to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from St-Lambert Amtrak Station.

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

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What companies run services between Montreal and Boston?

You can take a train from Montreal to Boston via Station Longueuil–Université-de-Sherbrooke, Terminus Longueuil, av. Victoria et GARE SAINT-LAMBERT, St-Lambert Amtrak Station, and Schenectady in around 15h 8m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
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 St-Lambert Amtrak Station to Schenectady
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Schenectady to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from St-Lambert Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
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

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