There are 6 ways to get from Boston to Hudson by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. 277 / ...
  2. Adirondack / ...

$43 - $95

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Lake Shore Limited
  2. Adirondack / ...

$63 - $139

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. 162.7 miles

$15 - $23

Fly to Albany, line 214 bus, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. BOS - ALB

$207 - $430

Fly to New York La Guardia, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. BOS - LGA

$92 - $328

Fly to Newark, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. BOS - EWR

$91 - $367

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

You can take a train from Boston to Hudson via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak in around 6 h 4 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to Albany
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to Hudson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from New York Penn Station to Hudson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to Hudson
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$24 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Albany, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA South Station to Albany, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com
Capital District Transportation (CDTA)
Phone
+1 518-482-8822
Website
cdta.org
Bus from State St & Eagle St to East St & Herrick St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
cdta.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Boston and Hudson is 225 km. The road distance is 260 km.

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Hudson is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Boston to Hudson is to drive which takes 2 h 59 min and costs $15 - $23.

No, there is no direct train from Boston to Hudson. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Hudson Amtrak via Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Boston to Hudson, including transfers.