There are 9 ways to get from Cambridge to New Jersey by train, bus, night 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.

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Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$130 - $350

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Newark Penn Station Boston

$18 - $40

7 alternative options

Night bus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny 2501 / ...

$29 - $72

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Newark 219.9 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Boston to Newark  •  2 h 51 min

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

$64 - $290

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 34 St - Herald Sq
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$70 - $260

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$74 - $302

Fly Boston to Philadelphia, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Philadelphia (PHL) BOS - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Trenton Transit Center Amtrak

$122 - $344

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Newark  •  3 h 54 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

$151 - $622

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to New Jersey is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to New Jersey is to fly which costs $60 - $290 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and New Jersey is 235 miles. The road distance is 219.9 miles.

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The train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak takes 4 h 7 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Newark Penn Station station. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak station and arriving at Newark Penn Station Amtrak station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Cambridge, MA, USA and New Jersey, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Cambridge to Newark every 3 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $350 and the journey takes 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Cambridge to Newark once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 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
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
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 Boston to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$130 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $350
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
Amtrak
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.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
Night 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
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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