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There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Rockport by train, car, bus, subway or plane

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Train, drive  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Providence
  2. Take the train from Providence to Canton Junction
  3. Drive from Canton Junction to Rockport

$46 - $131

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Bus  •  6h 57m

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

$29 - $52

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Drive  •  4h 35m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Rockport 248.4 miles

$24 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, train, bus  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  3. Take the train from North Station to Manchester
  4. Take the bus from Manchester to Rockport

$95 - $342

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, train, bus  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  3. Take the train from North Station to Manchester
  4. Take the bus from Manchester to Rockport

$58 - $296

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train, bus  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the subway from Lexington Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  3. Take the train from North Station to Manchester
  4. Take the bus from Manchester to Rockport

$116 - $343

Train to Newark, fly to Providence, train, bus  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  3. Take the train from Providence to Boston
  4. Take the train from North Station to Manchester
  5. Take the bus from Manchester to Rockport

$167 - $496

Manhattan to Rockport by bus, tram and train

The journey time between Manhattan and Rockport is around 14h 15m and covers a distance of around 256 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 55m. Operated by OurBus, MBTA and Cape Ann Transportation, the Manhattan to Rockport service departs from New York, NY and arrives in Train Station - Rockport. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14h 15m
Fastest journey time:
6h 55m
Journey distance:
256 miles
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
$29
Carbon emissions:
48 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:00
Last service departs at:
13:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to Rockport bus, tram and train schedules

Manhattan → Rockport
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The most affordable way to get from Manhattan to Rockport is to drive, which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Rockport is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4h 35m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Rockport is 217 miles. The road distance is 248.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Rockport without a car is to bus which takes 6h 57m and costs $29 - $55.

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It takes approximately 5h 53m to get from Manhattan to Rockport, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 57 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Rockport is 248 miles. It takes approximately 4h 35m to drive from Manhattan to Rockport.

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

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There are 24+ hotels available in Rockport. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Rockport.
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  • Distance: 216.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 53m

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Rockport, MA, USA?

OurBus operates a bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 3h 58m.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $180
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $390
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
$390 - $1,000
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 Providence
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Business Seat
$55 - $85
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $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 Providence
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $160
Train from Providence to Boston
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Canton Junction
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
MBTA
Train from North Station to Manchester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
MBTA
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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 Lexington Av/63 St to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Subway from Lexington Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av-JFK Airport
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 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
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
ourbus.com

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