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There are 9 ways to get from Boston to Long Beach Island 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.

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Train, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride 319 / ...

$137 - $367

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride 319 / ...

$30 - $66

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Train, bus via Lakewood Bus Terminal  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Lakewood Bus Terminal 139 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Bay Ave 559

$137 - $366

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
  2. Take the bus from NY-Trinity Place btw Rector & Thamses to Lakewood, NJ - U.S. 9 & Pine St
  3. Take the bus from Us-9 At Birch St to Us-9 At Bay Ave 559

$44 - $64

Drive  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Barnegat 303.6 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway, bus, line 559 bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride
  4. Take the line 559 bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Us-9 At Bay Ave

$70 - $283

Fly to Newark, bus  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride

$77 - $330

Fly to New York JFK, bus  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride

$74 - $324

Fly to Philadelphia, bus  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Philadelphia (PHL) BOS - PHL
  2. Take the bus from Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
  3. Take the bus from Gate #3 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Taylor Ln

$126 - $363

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Long Beach Island is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Long Beach Island is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Long Beach Island. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Us-9 At Bay Ave via Port Authority Bus Terminal and Toms River Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 28 min.

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The distance between Boston and Long Beach Island is 249 miles. The road distance is 303.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Long Beach Island without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 8 min and costs $130 - $370.

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It takes approximately 7 h 8 min to get from Boston to Long Beach Island, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 9 min.

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Boston to Long Beach Island bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Toms River Park & Ride station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Long Beach Island is 304 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to drive from Boston to Long Beach Island.

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  • Distance: 248.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 8 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Long Beach Island, NJ, USA?

You can take a bus from Boston to Barnegat via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Port Authority Bus Terminal, and Toms River Park & Ride in around 7 h 28 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
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
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 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Toms River Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $22
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to Lakewood Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $18
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Lakewood Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Bay Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Us-9 At Birch St to Us-9 At Bay Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Toms River Park & Ride to Us-9 At Bay Ave
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Us-9 At Taylor Ln
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from NY-Trinity Place btw Rector & Thamses to Lakewood, NJ - U.S. 9 & Pine St
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
academybus.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 Phildelpha 2100 Broad, Pa to Atlantic City, Nj
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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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 10+ hotels available in Long Beach Island. 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 11 min and costs $2 - $6.

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