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Duration 4h 31m
Distance 208.1 miles
Average price $57
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between New York and Allston takes 4h 31m and the fastest train takes 4h 3m. There is a train service every few hours from New York to Allston. 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. Allston
4h 18m
$42 - $130

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to Allston. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Harvard Avenue via Copley. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 18m.

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The distance between New York and Allston is 187 miles. The road distance is 208.1 miles.

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

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New York to Allston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston Back Bay Station.

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There are 2128+ hotels available in Allston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New York and Allston?

Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 48m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
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 Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
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 13m
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 Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
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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