There are 8 ways to get from Beacon to Boston by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Beacon to Harlem-125th St.
  2. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to Stamford
  3. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak

$128 - $348

Cheapest option

Bus via White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Cold Spring to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C
  2. Take the bus from White Plains, Ny to Boston, Ma 3434 / ...

$34 - $76

6 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Newburgh, NY to New York, Ny 734 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...

$40 - $112

Train Amtrak  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Drive  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Beacon to Boston 193.5 miles

$18 - $28

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Beacon to Grand Central
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$77 - $286

Train to Newark, fly  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Beacon to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$89 - $333

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Beacon to Grand Central
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$80 - $329

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Beacon to Boston is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Beacon to Boston is to drive which costs $18 - $28 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Beacon and Boston is 162 miles. The road distance is 193.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Beacon to Boston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beacon station to Boston. However, there are services departing from Beacon Train Station and arriving at Boston, Ma via Newburgh, NY and New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Beacon to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Beacon and arriving at Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak via Harlem-125th St. and Stamford Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Beacon, NY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

You can take a train from Beacon to Boston via Harlem-125th St., Stamford, and Stamford Amtrak in around 6 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Beacon to Boston via Newburgh - 17K Bus Terminal, Newburgh, NY, and New York, Ny in around 7 h 32 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Beacon to Harlem-125th St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $16
Off-peak onboard
$20 - $22
Onboard
$21 - $29
At station
$18 - $22
Train from Harlem-125th St. to Stamford
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$4 - $5
Off-peak onboard
$5 - $6
Onboard
$7 - $10
At station
$7 - $9
Train from Beacon to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$14 - $17
Off-peak onboard
$21 - $23
Onboard
$22 - $30
At station
$19 - $23
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stamford Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Poughkeepsie Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Poughkeepsie to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$24 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from White Plains, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Leprechaun Lines
Phone
+1 845-565-7900
Email
info@leprechaunlines.com
Website
leprechaunlines.com
Bus from Cold Spring to White Plains Bus Terminal Lane C
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
leprechaunlines.com

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