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There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Whippany by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Boston to Newark

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Bus via Newark Penn Station

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Newark Penn Station

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Bus

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

Drive

  1. Drive from Boston to Whippany

Fly to Newark, train

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR)
  2. Take the train from Newark Broad St to Morristown

Fly to New York JFK, train

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

Fly to New York La Guardia, train

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA)
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Morristown

Boston to Whippany by train and bus

The journey time between Boston and Whippany is around 10h 16m and covers a distance of around 259 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 31m. The fastest journey normally takes 9h 2m. Operated by Amtrak Acela Express, Amtrak Northeast Regional and NJ Transit, the Boston to Whippany service departs from Boston and arrives in Rt-10 At Troy Hills Rd. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
6h 44m
Layover time:
3h 31m
Total time:
10h 16m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
9h 2m
Journey distance:
259 miles
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$127
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:20
Last service departs at:
21:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Boston to Whippany train and bus schedules

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Yes, travel within United States is currently allowed.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Whippany is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Whippany is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Whippany is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Whippany is to bus via Newark Penn Station which costs $21 - $45 and takes 6h 51m.

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The fastest way to get from Boston to Whippany is to drive which takes 4h 16m and costs $23 - $35.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Whippany. However, there are services departing from South Station, Boston, MA and arriving at N Jefferson Rd At Town Hall Dr via Port Authority Bus Terminal and Willowbrook Mall Shoppers Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 32m.

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The distance between Boston and Whippany is 204 miles. The road distance is 234.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Whippany without a car is to train which takes 6h 7m and costs $120 - $160.

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It takes approximately 6h 7m to get from Boston to Whippany, including transfers.

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Boston to Whippany bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from South Station, Boston, MA.

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The best way to get from Boston to Whippany is to train which takes 6h 7m and costs $120 - $160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $29 - $65 and takes 6h 32m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Boston to Whippany bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Whippany.
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  • Distance: 204.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 7m

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Newark every 3 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $160 and the journey takes 4h 7m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY every 2 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 20m. Greyhound USA also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to Newark via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to Newark via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $300
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$120 - $160
Business Class
$190 - $200
First Class
$291
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$120 - $160
Business Class
$190 - $200
First Class
$291
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Broad St to Morristown
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $10
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$2 - $5
Adult
$5 - $10
Train from New York Penn Station to Morristown
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $12
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$3 - $6
Adult
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
peterpanbus.com
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 to New York
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Whippany is 235 miles. It takes approximately 4h 16m to drive from Boston to Whippany.

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Spirit Airlines, Delta, Cape Air and two other airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 120+ hotels available in Whippany. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 0 min and costs $1 - $13.

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