There are 8 ways to get from Boston to South Amboy by train, bus, car, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to South Amboy North Jersey Coast Line

$83 - $162

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny 2509 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cheesequake Service Plaza, NJ Route 36 / ...

$24 - $79

6 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Boston to South Amboy 244.9 miles

$24 - $35

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  3 h 36 min

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

$74 - $307

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, subway, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to Canal St
  3. Take the bus from New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St to Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ

$77 - $273

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 23 min

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

$72 - $308

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Newark  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Newark (EWR) MHT - EWR

$167 - $640

Train to Providence, fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 3 min

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

$203 - $587

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to South Amboy is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to South Amboy is to fly and train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $70 - $310.

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The distance between Boston and South Amboy is 341 km. The road distance is 392 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Boston to South Amboy, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to South Amboy. However, there are services departing from Boston, Ma and arriving at Cheesequake Service Plaza, NJ via New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 12 min.

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

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What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and South Amboy, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from Boston to South Amboy via New York Penn Station in around 5 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to South Amboy via New York, Ny and New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 5 h 12 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to South Amboy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to South Amboy
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Cheesequake Service Plaza, NJ
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
academybus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Varick St & N. Moore St to Cheesequake Rest Area, NJ
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Schedules at
academybus.com
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com

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