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

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Train  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch North Jersey Coast Line

$49 - $142

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Bus via Boston South Buses  •  9h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New York, Ny 3469 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch PABT-Ocean Grove / ...

$48 - $63

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Bus  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch PABT-Ocean Grove / ...

$53 - $69

Drive  •  4h 46m

  1. Drive from Boston to Long Branch 265.8 miles

$26 - $40

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Long Branch

$79 - $315

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  4h 51m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch

$77 - $316

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 11m

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

$73 - $277

Train to Providence, fly to Newark, train  •  6h 6m

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

$200 - $643

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Long Branch is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Long Branch is to fly and train which costs $75 - $320 and takes 4h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Long Branch. However, there are services departing from South Station, Boston, MA and arriving at Long Branch via New York, NY - Port Authority. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Long Branch. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Long Branch via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 50m.

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The distance between Boston and Long Branch is 209 miles. The road distance is 265.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Long Branch without a car is to train which takes 5h 50m and costs $45 - $150.

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It takes approximately 5h 50m to get from Boston to Long Branch, including transfers.

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Boston to Long Branch bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from South Station, Boston, MA.

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Boston to Long Branch train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Long Branch is to train which takes 5h 50m and costs $45 - $150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $50 - $70 and takes 6h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Long Branch.
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  • Distance: 209.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 50m

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

You can take a train from Boston to Long Branch via New York Penn Station in around 5h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Long Branch via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY and New York, NY - Port Authority in around 6h 32m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
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 New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
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 46m
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
37 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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
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
Academy Bus
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority to Long Branch
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
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.

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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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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 21m.

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Boston to Long Branch bus services, operated by Academy Bus, arrive at Long Branch station.

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Boston to Long Branch train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Long Branch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Long Branch is 266 miles. It takes approximately 4h 46m to drive from Boston to Long Branch.

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JetBlue Airways, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 89+ hotels available in Long Branch. Prices start at $74 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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