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There are 9 ways to get from Manhattan to West Roxbury by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  4h 56m

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

$42 - $134

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Bus via Forest Hills  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the bus from 230 W 36th St. NYC to Boston South Buses Ny

$22 - $37

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Bus  •  5h 51m

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

$31 - $46

Drive  •  3h 47m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to West Roxbury 208.1 miles

$20 - $30

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, train  •  4h 28m

  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 Back Bay to Bellevue

$83 - $320

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, train  •  4h 32m

  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 Back Bay to Bellevue

$69 - $271

Subway to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train  •  4h 45m

  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 Back Bay to Bellevue

$109 - $311

Train to Newark, fly to Providence, train  •  6h 19m

  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 Back Bay
  4. Take the train from Back Bay to Bellevue

$156 - $574

Fly New York JFK to Hyannis, bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Hyannis (HYA) JFK - HYA
  2. Take the bus from Barnstable Airport, Hyannis, MA to South Station, Boston, MA

$192 - $464

Manhattan to West Roxbury by train

The train journey time between Manhattan and West Roxbury is around 5h 38m and covers a distance of around 236 miles. The fastest train normally takes 4h 9m. Operated by Amtrak, Amtrak Northeast Regional and MBTA, the Manhattan to West Roxbury train service departs from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arrives in Bellevue. Typically 45 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5h 38m
Fastest train time:
4h 9m
Trains per week:
45
Cheapest price:
$42
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
02:40
Last train departs at:
21:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Manhattan to West Roxbury train schedules

Manhattan → West Roxbury
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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to West Roxbury is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 47m.

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The fastest way to get from Manhattan to West Roxbury is to drive which takes 3h 47m and costs $20 - $30.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to West Roxbury. However, there are services departing from 230 W 36th St. NYC and arriving at Belgrade Ave @ West Roxbury Pkwy via Essex St @ Atlantic Ave, Nubian and Forest Hills. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to West Roxbury. However, there are services departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Bellevue via Back Bay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 56m.

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The distance between Manhattan and West Roxbury is 180 miles. The road distance is 208.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to West Roxbury without a car is to train which takes 4h 56m and costs $40 - $140.

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It takes approximately 4h 56m to get from Manhattan to West Roxbury, including transfers.

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Manhattan to West Roxbury bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from 230 W 36th St. NYC station.

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Manhattan to West Roxbury train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to West Roxbury is to train which takes 4h 56m and costs $40 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus via Forest Hills, which costs $22 - $40 and takes 5h 22m.

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  • Distance: 179.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 56m

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

Amtrak operates a train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Boston every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 42m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from 230 W 36th St. NYC to Boston South Buses 3 times a week. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 4h 14m.

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
Flights from New York JFK to Hyannis
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $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
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
Flights from New York JFK to Hyannis via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Hyannis via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
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
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
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
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 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 Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
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
Ave. Duration
57 min
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 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
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Back Bay to Bellevue
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
MBTA
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
MBTA
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
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from 230 W 36th St. NYC to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
boltbus.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.

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 to Boston
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Barnstable Airport, Hyannis, MA to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.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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Manhattan to West Roxbury bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Boston South Buses station.

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Manhattan to West Roxbury train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to West Roxbury is 208 miles. It takes approximately 3h 47m to drive from Manhattan to West Roxbury.

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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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There are 373+ hotels available in West Roxbury. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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