There are 8 ways to get from Boston to New Jersey by train, bus, car or plane

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and New Jersey, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Newark hourly. Tickets cost $130 - $350 and the journey takes 4 h 8 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Boston to Newark every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Avg. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Avg. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Avg. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Avg. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Avg. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Martha's Vineyard
Avg. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Avg. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Avg. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Avg. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Avg. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
4 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$130 - $270
First Class Seat
$220 - $350
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak
Avg. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston to New Jersey?

The distance between Boston and New Jersey is 378 km. The road distance is 355 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to New Jersey?

The cheapest way to get from Boston to New Jersey is to bus which costs $26 and takes 5 h 42 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston to New Jersey?

The quickest way to get from Boston to New Jersey is to fly which takes 2 h 55 min and costs $140.

Is there a direct train between Boston and New Jersey?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Newark Penn Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 8 min.

Is there a direct bus between Boston and New Jersey?

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Park Place At Raymond Blvd via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Boston to New Jersey?

The train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak takes 4 h 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.