There are 8 ways to get from Boston to Hicksville by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Hicksville Port Jefferson / ...

$84 - $161

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Bus, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Hicksville Port Jefferson / ...

$28 - $42

6 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston - NY Express

$34 - $61

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Hicksville 222.3 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 22 min

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

$65 - $310

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, train  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the train from Woodside to Hicksville

$65 - $276

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Hicksville

$68 - $321

Bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 41 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 Jamaica to Hicksville

$131 - $685

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Hicksville is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Hicksville is to fly and train which costs $60 - $310 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Hicksville station. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Hicksville LIRR Station via New York, Ny and Hempstead Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Hicksville. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Hicksville via Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

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The distance between Boston and Hicksville is 169 miles. The road distance is 222.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Hicksville without a car is to train which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $80 - $170.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Boston to Hicksville, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Boston to Hicksville is to train which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $80 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $65 and takes 6 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Hicksville.
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  • Distance: 169.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from Boston to Hicksville via New York Penn Station and Penn Station in around 4 h 42 min. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Boston to Hicksville hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
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 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.

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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 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Hicksville
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Hicksville
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Woodside to Hicksville
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
mta.info
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 Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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Boston to Hicksville bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Hicksville is 222 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to drive from Boston to Hicksville.

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

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There are 71+ hotels available in Hicksville. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs $1 - $20.

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