There are 8 ways to get from Boston to Lafayette Street by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela / ...

$42 - $130

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Bus  •  7h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New York, Ny 3469 / ...

$33 - $45

6 alternative options

Bus via W 4 St  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan

$38 - $51

Drive  •  3h 53m

  1. Drive from Boston to Lafayette Street 212.2 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, line 6 subway  •  3h 17m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Woodside - 61 St to Grand Central - 42 St
  3. Take the line 6 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bleecker St

$63 - $260

Fly Boston to New York JFK, subway  •  3h 16m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd to Broadway-Lafayette St

$66 - $298

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  3h 26m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$77 - $313

Train to Providence, fly to Newark  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR

$198 - $641

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Lafayette Street is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Lafayette Street is to fly and subway which costs $65 - $300 and takes 3h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Lafayette Street. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at W 4 St via 34 St - Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 3m.

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The distance between Boston and Lafayette Street is 190 miles. The road distance is 212.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Lafayette Street without a car is to train which takes 4h 3m and costs $40 - $130.

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It takes approximately 4h 3m to get from Boston to Lafayette Street, including transfers.

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Boston to Lafayette Street train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Lafayette Street is to train which takes 4h 3m and costs $40 - $130. Alternatively, you can bus via W 4 St, which costs $35 - $55 and takes 4h 34m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 16m.

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Boston to Lafayette Street train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Lafayette Street.
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  • Distance: 190.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 3m

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

Amtrak operates a train from Boston to Lafayette Street every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 45m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Boston to Lafayette Street every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 4h 15m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
MTA
Website
mta.info
Subway from Woodside - 61 St to Grand Central - 42 St
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Grand Central - 42 St to Bleecker St
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
mta.info
Subway from Sutphin Blvd to Broadway-Lafayette St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Boston / South Station Trains to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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 South Buses to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $75

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Lafayette Street is 212 miles. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from Boston to Lafayette Street.

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

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There are 2284+ hotels available in Lafayette Street. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 0 min and costs $3 - $11.

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