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There are 7 ways to get from Boston to East Hampton by train, ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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Train, ferry, bus

  1. Take the train from Boston to New London
  2. Take the ferry from New London to Montauk
  3. Take the bus from Gosman's Dock to East Hampton LIRR

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Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Boston to New London
  2. Take the car ferry from New London to Orient Point
  3. Drive from Orient Point to East Hampton

Train

  1. Take the train from Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to East Hampton

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA Oak & Harrison to Main St/Northern Bl - Flushing
  2. Take the bus from JFK Airport Connection to East Hampton

Train, car ferry, bus

  1. Take the train from Boston to New London
  2. Take the car ferry from New London to Orient Point
  3. Take the bus from Orient Point Ferry Dock to East Hampton LIRR

Fly to New York JFK, train

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK)
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to East Hampton

Fly to New York La Guardia, train

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

Boston to East Hampton by train, ferry and bus

The journey time between Boston and East Hampton is around 15h 53m and covers a distance of around 155 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 12h 19m. The fastest journey normally takes 15h 53m. Operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, Amtrak Acela Express, Viking Fleet and others, the Boston to East Hampton service departs from Boston and arrives in East Hampton LIRR. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 34m
Layover time:
12h 19m
Total time:
15h 53m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
15h 53m
Journey distance:
155 miles
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
$69
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:20
Last service departs at:
15:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Boston to East Hampton train, ferry and bus schedules

Boston → East Hampton
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  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in East Hampton is 800-232-4636.

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The social distance requirement in East Hampton is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to East Hampton is to bus which costs $40 - $70 and takes 7h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to East Hampton is to drive and car ferry which costs $30 - $110 and takes 4h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to East Hampton. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA Oak & Harrison and arriving at East Hampton via Main St/Northern Bl and JFK Airport Connection. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston to East Hampton. However, there are services departing from Boston and arriving at East Hampton via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 55m.

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The distance between Boston and East Hampton is 113 miles.

The best way to get from Boston to East Hampton without a car is to train and ferry and bus which takes 6h 34m and costs $65 - $190.

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It takes approximately 6h 34m to get from Boston to East Hampton, including transfers.

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Boston to East Hampton bus services, operated by Coach Run, depart from Boston, MA Oak & Harrison station.

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Boston to East Hampton train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Boston station.

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The best way to get from Boston to East Hampton is to train which takes 6h 55m and costs $90 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $40 - $70 and takes 7h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Boston to East Hampton.
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  • Distance: 113.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 34m

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and East Hampton, NY, USA?

You can take a train from Boston to East Hampton via Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station and New York Penn Station in around 6h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to East Hampton via Main St/Northern Bl and JFK Airport Connection in around 7h 23m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
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 to New London
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $95
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$15 - $50
Reserved Coach Seat
$29 - $95
Business Class Seat
$50 - $130
Train from Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to New London
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$95 - $140
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$95 - $140
Business Seat - Child
$95 - $140
First Class - Adult
$160 - $220
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$150 - $220
First Class - Child
$150 - $220
Train from Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$16 - $22
Peak
$18 - $27
Train from Jamaica to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$15 - $21
Peak
$16 - $26
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Gosman's Dock to East Hampton LIRR
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Bus from Orient Point Ferry Dock to East Hampton LIRR
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Coach Run
Website
coachrun.com
Bus from Boston, MA Oak & Harrison to Main St/Northern Bl - Flushing
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
coachrun.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from JFK Airport Connection to East Hampton
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Onboard
$30 - $40
Prepaid Online Rate
$27 - $35
Ferry operators
Viking Fleet
Website
vikingfleet.com
Ferry from New London to Montauk
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
vikingfleet.com
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from New London to Orient Point
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $80
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$17 - $19
Vehicle and Passenger
$55 - $80

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 8m.

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Boston to East Hampton bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., arrive at East Hampton station.

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Boston to East Hampton train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at East Hampton station.

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American Airlines, Cape Air, JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 0 min and costs $1 - $13.

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