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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch North Jersey Coast Line

$89 - $173

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny 2509 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Asbury Park, NJ - Cookman & Grand Shore Points

$38 - $80

6 alternative options

Bus via Hartford, CT - Union Station  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Hartford, CT - Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Asbury Park, NJ - Transportation Ctr

$45 - $75

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Asbury Park 270.7 miles

$26 - $40

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Asbury Park

$79 - $312

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$74 - $278

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$78 - $319

Train to Providence, fly to Newark, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Asbury Park

$208 - $592

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Asbury Park, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Boston to Asbury Park via New York Penn Station and Long Branch in around 6 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Asbury Park via New York, Ny and New York, NY - Port Authority in around 7 h 7 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Asbury Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Hartford, CT - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Hartford, CT - Union Station to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
peterpanbus.com
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Asbury Park, NJ - Cookman & Grand
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Asbury Park, NJ - Transportation Ctr
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $19
Schedules at
academybus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Asbury Park is 343 km. The road distance is 433 km.

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Asbury Park is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Boston to Asbury Park is to drive which takes 4 h 44 min and costs $26 - $40.

No, there is no direct train from Boston to Asbury Park. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Asbury Park via New York Penn Station and Long Branch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 53 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Asbury Park. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Asbury Park, NJ - Cookman & Grand via New York, NY - Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Boston to Asbury Park, including transfers.