There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Asbury Park by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston - NY Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Asbury Park, NJ - Transportation Ctr Shore Points:From PABT

$39 - $81

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Train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station 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

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Asbury Park 270.7 miles

$26 - $40

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Asbury Park, NJ - Transportation Ctr

$79 - $290

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  5 h 32 min

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

$80 - $332

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  6 h 17 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

$76 - $331

Bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to New York JFK (JFK) ORH - JFK
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$142 - $706

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Asbury Park. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Asbury Park, NJ - Transportation Ctr via New York, NY - Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Asbury Park. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Asbury Park via New York Penn Station and Long Branch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

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The distance between Boston and Asbury Park is 214 miles. The road distance is 270.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Asbury Park without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 27 min and costs $35 - $85.

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Boston to Asbury Park, including transfers.

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Boston to Asbury Park bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Boston, MA - South Station.

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Boston to Asbury Park train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Asbury Park is to bus which takes 6 h 27 min and costs $35 - $85. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $85 - $180 and takes 6 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 14 min.

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Boston to Asbury Park bus services, operated by Academy Bus, arrive at Asbury Park, NJ - Transportation Ctr station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Asbury Park.
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  • Distance: 214.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Boston to Asbury Park via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and New York, NY - Port Authority in around 6 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Asbury Park via New York Penn Station and Long Branch in around 6 h 46 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
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
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Asbury Park, NJ - Transportation Ctr
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com

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