There are 9 ways to get from Boston to Dobbs Ferry by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Stamford Amtrak Acela Express

$120 - $313

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY

$25 - $38

7 alternative options

Bus via Hartford, Ct  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
  3. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to White Plains, Ny

$42 - $90

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Dobbs Ferry 197.6 miles

$19 - $28

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 30 min

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

$71 - $270

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  4 h 32 min

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

$78 - $318

Fly Boston to New York JFK, subway, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 5 Av/53 St
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Dobbs Ferry

$74 - $308

I-93 to Manchester, fly to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MHT - LGA
  3. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  4. Take the train from Grand Central to Dobbs Ferry

$158 - $486

Train to Providence, fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 58 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 Grand Central to Dobbs Ferry

$206 - $601

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Dobbs Ferry hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $310 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Dobbs Ferry via Hartford, Ct, New Haven, Ct, White Plains, Ny, and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane F in around 5 h 53 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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
Flights from Manchester to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Manchester to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Friday
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 Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak 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
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Dobbs Ferry
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $17
At station
$8 - $13
New York City Transit (MTA)
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from New Haven, Ct to White Plains, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston to Dobbs Ferry?

The distance between Boston and Dobbs Ferry is 277 km. The road distance is 316 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to Dobbs Ferry?

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Dobbs Ferry is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston to Dobbs Ferry?

The quickest way to get from Boston to Dobbs Ferry is to drive which takes 3 h 28 min and costs $19 - $28.

Is there a direct bus between Boston and Dobbs Ferry?

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Dobbs Ferry. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Ashford Ave @ Bellewood Ave via Hartford, Ct, New Haven, Ct and White Plains Bus Terminal Lane F. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

How long does it take to get from Boston to Dobbs Ferry?

It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Boston to Dobbs Ferry, including transfers.