There are 11 ways to get from Boston to Cape May by bus, train, tram, 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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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 319
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$42 - $125

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Train, bus  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj 319
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$97 - $215

Train, tram, bus  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to Walter Rand Transportation Ctr
  4. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal 551
  5. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing 552

$114 - $235

Bus Megabus  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from New York to Atlantic City
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street 552

$50 - $94

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Cape May 372.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Boston to Philadelphia, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Philadelphia (PHL) BOS - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
  3. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$109 - $349

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Philadelphia (PHL) MHT - PHL
  3. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
  4. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$192 - $538

Train to Providence, fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Philadelphia (PHL) PVD - PHL
  3. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
  4. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$148 - $445

Fly Boston to Baltimore, train, bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Baltimore (BWI) BOS - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
  4. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$146 - $499

Fly Boston to Newark, train, tram, bus  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center
  3. Take the tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to Walter Rand Transportation Ctr
  4. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing

$83 - $362

Bus to Worcester, fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to Philadelphia (PHL) ORH - PHL
  3. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
  4. Take the bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street

$195 - $974

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Cape May. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street via New York, Ny and Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 52 min.

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The distance between Boston and Cape May is 313 miles. The road distance is 372.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Cape May without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 52 min to get from Boston to Cape May, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Philadelphia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 28 min.

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Boston to Cape May bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Cape May is 373 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to drive from Boston to Cape May.

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

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There are 181+ hotels available in Cape May. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Cape May.
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  • Distance: 312.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 52 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Cape May, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Boston to Cape May via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, Atlantic City, Nj, and Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal in around 8 h 52 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Manchester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Providence to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Worcester to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $330
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.

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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 42 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 to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Tram from TRENTON TRANSIT CENTER station to Walter Rand Transportation Ctr
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
MBTA
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$15 - $30
Business Seat
$23 - $40
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
3 h 45 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.

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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
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$22 - $28
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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $40
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Cape May Welcome Ctr - Lafayette Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Arrival Area Inside Ac Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #2 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside The Wrtc to Rt-109 At Schellenger Landing
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $29
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
academybus.com
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com

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