There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Rye by train, bus, car, plane, subway or ferry

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  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Stamford Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$120 - $320

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Bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
  3. Take the bus from New Haven, Ct to Stamford, Ct

$41 - $97

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Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Rye 185.3 miles

$18 - $27

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Rye

$71 - $279

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Grand Central to Rye

$83 - $326

Fly Boston to New York JFK, subway, train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the subway from Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport to 5 Av/53 St
  3. Take the train from Grand Central to Rye

$72 - $315

Ferry to Provincetown, fly to White Plains  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA
  2. Fly from Provincetown (PVC) to White Plains (HPN) PVC - HPN

$196 - $453

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Rye. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Rye via Stamford. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Boston and Rye is 166 miles. The road distance is 185.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Rye without a car is to train which takes 3 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Boston to Rye, including transfers.

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Boston to Rye train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Rye is to train which takes 3 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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Boston to Rye train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Stamford Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Rye is 185 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to drive from Boston to Rye.

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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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Map of how to get from Boston to Rye.
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  • Distance: 166.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Rye hourly. Tickets cost $110 - $310 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Rye via Hartford, Ct, New Haven, Ct, Stamford, Ct, and Stamford in around 5 h 22 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 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
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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
Flights from Provincetown to White Plains
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $330
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Stamford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Grand Central to Rye
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$13 - $19
At station
$9 - $14
Bus operators
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, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Hartford, Ct to New Haven, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from New Haven, Ct to Stamford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Ferry operators
Bay State Cruise Company
Phone
+1 617-748-1428
Website
baystatecruisecompany.com
Ferry from World Trade Center Pier, Boston, MA to MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
baystatecruisecompany.com
Boston Harbor Cruises
Website
bostonharborcruises.com
Ferry from Boston to Provincetown Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$61
Schedules at
bostonharborcruises.com

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