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There are 8 ways to get from George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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Bus  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the bus from New York Gw Bridge to Boston "Greyhound"

$27 - $40

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Bus via Newton, MA  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Newton, MA Manhattan-Newton / ...

$26 - $41

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Train  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station Acela / ...

$38 - $133

Drive  •  3h 47m

  1. Drive from George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston 207.4 miles

$20 - $30

Subway, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the subway from 175 St to 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the subway from 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$82 - $307

Subway, train to Newark, fly to Boston  •  3h 30m

  1. Take the subway from 175 St to 34 St-Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$70 - $262

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Boston  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the subway from 175 St to Howard Beach-JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$105 - $298

Fly Newark to Providence, train  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence to South Station

$157 - $577

George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston by bus

The bus journey time between George Washington Bridge Bus Station and Boston is around 4h 15m and covers a distance of around 209 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 15m. Operated by Greyhound USA, the George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston bus service departs from New York Gw Bridge and arrives in Boston. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 15m
Fastest bus time:
4h 15m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
$27
Carbon emissions:
41 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
10:05
Last bus departs at:
10:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston bus schedules

George Washington Bridge Bus Station → Boston
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The cheapest way to get from George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 47m.

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The fastest way to get from George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston is to subway and fly which takes 3h 24m and costs $80 - $310.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from New York Gw Bridge and arriving at Boston. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston station. However, there are services departing from 175 St and arriving at Boston South Station via New York Moynihan Train Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 56m.

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The distance between George Washington Bridge Bus Station and Boston is 183 miles. The road distance is 207.4 miles.

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The best way to get from George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 4h 15m and costs $27 - $40.

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The bus from New York Gw Bridge to Boston takes 4h 15m including transfers and departs five times a week.

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George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York Gw Bridge station.

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George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston is to bus which takes 4h 15m and costs $27 - $40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $35 - $140 and takes 4h 56m.

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Map of how to get from George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston.
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  • Distance: 182.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 15m

What companies run services between George Washington Bridge Bus Station, NY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York Gw Bridge to Boston 5 times a week. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 4h 15m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 48m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $310
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $280
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Flights from Newark to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak

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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from Providence to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Providence to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 175 St to 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 42 St-Port Authority Bus Terminal to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Website
mta.info
Subway from 175 St to 34 St-Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from 175 St to Howard Beach-JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York Gw Bridge to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to Newton, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
gobuses.com

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

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George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston station.

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George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston is 207 miles. It takes approximately 3h 47m to drive from George Washington Bridge Bus Station to Boston.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport.

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