There are 7 ways to get from Jersey City to Boston by train, plane, subway, bus or car

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 to Newark, fly to Boston  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Journal Square to Newark
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$61 - $292

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...

$22 - $68

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Train, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston  •  3 h 19 min

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

$65 - $259

Train, train to New York JFK, fly to Boston  •  3 h 38 min

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

$66 - $300

Fly Newark to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$151 - $632

Train  •  5 h 30 min

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

$123 - $343

Drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Jersey City to Boston 219.5 miles

$21 - $35

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

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The quickest way to get from Jersey City to Boston is to train and fly which costs $60 - $300 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Jersey City and Boston is 194 miles. The road distance is 219.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Jersey City to Boston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Jersey City to Boston. However, there are services departing from Jfk Blvd At Montgomery St and arriving at Boston, Ma via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Jersey City to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Journal Square and arriving at Boston South Station Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Jersey City to Boston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Jersey City to Boston every 2 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 59 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to Newark
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from Journal Square to 33rd Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com

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