There are 5 ways to get from Boston to Plum Island by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar
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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Plum Island, MA, USA?
Amtrak operates a bus from Boston to Plum Island every 2 hours, and the journey takes 30 min. Coach Company also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, MBTA operates a train from Boston to Plum Island hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min.
Train from North Station to Newburyport
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 3 min
- Estimated price
- $6 - $11
- Schedules at
Bus from Boston Sth, MA to Newburyport, MA
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Boston to Plum Island?
The distance between Boston and Plum Island is 53 km. The road distance is 65 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to Plum Island?
The cheapest way to get from Boston to Plum Island is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 49 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Boston to Plum Island?
The quickest way to get from Boston to Plum Island is to Amtrak Thruway which takes 30 min and costs $11 - $17.
Is there a direct train between Boston and Plum Island?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from North Station and arriving at Newburyport. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.
Is there a direct bus between Boston and Plum Island?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston Sth, MA and arriving at Newburyport, MA. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.
How long does it take to get from Boston to Plum Island?
The Amtrak Thruway from Boston Sth, MA to Newburyport, MA takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.