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There are 9 ways to get from Acton to New York by bus, train, car, taxi, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Go Buses  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Newton, MA to Manhattan, NY Newton / ...

$120 - $137

Cheapest option

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston / ...

$47 - $75

7 alternative options

Train  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from South Acton to North Station Fitchburg Line
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$144 - $372

Drive  •  3h 47m

  1. Drive from Acton to New York 213.1 miles

$20 - $30

Taxi to Worcester, fly to New York JFK  •  2h 26m

  1. Take a taxi from Acton to Worcester
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to New York JFK (JFK) ORH - JFK

$314 - $891

Taxi to Manchester, fly to Newark  •  3h

  1. Take a taxi from Acton to Manchester
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Newark (EWR) MHT - EWR

$350 - $843

Train, subway to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  4h 38m

  1. Take the train from South Acton to Porter
  2. Take the subway from Porter to South Station
  3. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  4. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$84 - $296

Train, subway to Boston, fly to New York JFK  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the train from South Acton to Porter
  2. Take the subway from Porter to South Station
  3. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  4. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$88 - $337

Train, subway to Boston, fly to Newark  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the train from South Acton to Porter
  2. Take the subway from Porter to South Station
  3. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR

$96 - $343

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Acton to New York is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Acton to New York is to taxi and fly which costs $310 - $900 and takes 2h 26m.

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The distance between Acton and New York is 181 miles. The road distance is 213.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Acton to New York without a car is to bus which takes 4h 10m and costs $120 - $140.

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It takes approximately 4h 10m to get from Acton to New York, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Acton to New York is to bus which takes 4h 10m and costs $120 - $140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $380 and takes 5h 27m.

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The quickest flight from Worcester Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 4m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Acton to New York is 213 miles. It takes approximately 3h 47m to drive from Acton to New York.

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JetBlue Airways offers flights from Worcester Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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There are 2071+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Acton to New York.
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  • Distance: 180.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 10m

What companies run services between Acton, MA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Go Buses operates a bus from Acton to New York every 4 hours. Tickets cost $22 and the journey takes 3h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Acton to New York via South Acton, North Station, North Station, Back Bay, and Boston Back Bay Station in around 5h 27m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Manchester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Acton to North Station
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
MBTA
Train from South Acton to Porter
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
MBTA
Subway from Porter to South Station
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Newton, MA to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22
Website
gobuses.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Acton to Worcester
Ave. Duration
43m
Estimated price
$190 - $230

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