There are 10 ways to get from Boston to Atlantic City by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 8659 / ...

$58 - $155

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Bus via Lakewood  •  11h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New York
  2. Take the bus from Church St At Duane St to Lakewood, NJ - Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 559

$53 - $64

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Bus  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 8659 / ...

$54 - $76

Drive  •  5h 59m

  1. Drive from Boston to Atlantic City 338.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Boston to Philadelphia, train  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Philadelphia (PHL) BOS - PHL
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Atlantic City

$67 - $335

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
  3. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Atlantic City

$120 - $429

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, train  •  7h

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
  3. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Atlantic City

$113 - $427

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to 30th Street Train Station
  3. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Atlantic City

$107 - $548

Train to Providence, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the train from Boston / South Station Trains to Providence
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  3. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Atlantic City

$139 - $743

Bus to Worcester, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Worcester, Ma
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORH - PHL
  3. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to Atlantic City

$134 - $647

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Atlantic City is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Atlantic City is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Atlantic City. However, there are services departing from South Station, Boston, MA and arriving at Atlantic City, Nj via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 21m.

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The distance between Boston and Atlantic City is 273 miles. The road distance is 338.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Atlantic City without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 2m and costs $55 - $160.

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It takes approximately 7h 2m to get from Boston to Atlantic City, including transfers.

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Boston to Atlantic City bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from South Station, Boston, MA.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 31m.

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Boston to Atlantic City bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Atlantic City, Nj station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Atlantic City is 338 miles. It takes approximately 5h 59m to drive from Boston to Atlantic City.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Atlantic City.
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  • Distance: 273 miles
  • Duration: 7h 2m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Atlantic City, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Boston to Atlantic City via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY and New York, Ny in around 7h 21m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Worcester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak

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 Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from 30th Street Train Station to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Boston / South Station Trains to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
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.

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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 Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Boston South Buses to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $17
Flexible
$28 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Worcester, MA
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
peterpanbus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to New York
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Church St At Duane St to Lakewood, NJ - Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.com
NJ Transit

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Delta, JetBlue Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Philadelphia Airport.

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There are 215+ hotels available in Atlantic City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 0 min and costs $1 - $11.

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