There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Times Square by bus, train, 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.

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston / ...

$10 - $100

6 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$75 - $160

Bus Lucky Star Bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York Boston

$28

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Times Square 213.4 miles

$20 - $30

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 8 min

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

$66 - $311

Fly to Newark  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR

$69 - $317

Fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  3 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 42 St - Bryant Pk

$62 - $270

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Times Square is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Times Square is to fly and train which costs $65 - $320 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Boston and Times Square is 189 miles. The road distance is 213.4 miles.

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The bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, MA - South Station station and arriving at New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston South Station Amtrak station and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

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

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Boston to Times Square hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Times Square every 3 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $160 and the journey takes 3 h 46 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
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
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Megabus
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to 36th St & 11th Ave NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Limo Liner
Website
limoliner.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
limoliner.com
Book at
limoliner.com
Greyhound USA
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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 New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com

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