There are 2 ways to get from Boston to Montauk by train, car ferry or car

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, car ferry, drive  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New London Union Station
  2. Take the car ferry from New London to Orient Point
  3. Drive from Orient Point to Montauk

$52 - $177

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  4h 17m

  1. Drive from Boston to New London
  2. Take the car ferry from New London to Orient Point
  3. Drive from Orient Point to Montauk

$33 - $106

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Montauk is to drive and car ferry which costs $30 - $110 and takes 4h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Montauk is to drive and car ferry which costs $30 - $110 and takes 4h 17m.

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The distance between Boston and Montauk is 103 miles.

It takes approximately 5h 21m to get from Boston to Montauk, including transfers.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Montauk. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Montauk.
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  • Distance: 103 miles
  • Duration: 5h 21m

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

There is no direct connection from Boston to Montauk. However, you can take the train to New London, take the car ferry to Orient Point, then take the drive to Montauk. Alternatively, you can take the drive to New London, take the car ferry to Orient Point, then take the drive to Montauk.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $90
Business Class Seat
$70 - $130
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to New London Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Premium
$190 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Ferry operators
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from New London to Orient Point
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $80
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$16 - $22
Vehicle and Passenger
$55 - $80

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