There are 9 ways to get from Needham to New York by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston / ...

$28 - $76

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Bus Go Buses  •  5 h 44 min

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

$23 - $27

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Train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$124 - $348

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Needham to New York 209.8 miles

$20 - $30

Train to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Needham Center to Back Bay
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$72 - $266

Train to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Needham Center to Back Bay
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$74 - $305

Train to Boston, fly to Newark  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Needham Center to Back Bay
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR

$84 - $313

Train, train to Providence, fly to Newark  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Needham Center to Back Bay
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak
  3. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR

$199 - $737

Train, I-93 to Manchester, fly to Newark  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Needham Center to South Station
  2. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  3. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Newark (EWR) MHT - EWR

$171 - $644

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Needham to New York station. However, there are services departing from Needham Center and arriving at New York Penn Station via Boston Back Bay Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 52 min.

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The distance between Needham and New York is 180 miles. The road distance is 209.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Needham to New York without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Needham to New York, including transfers.

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Needham to New York train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston Back Bay Station.

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The best way to get from Needham to New York is to bus which takes 4 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 52 min.

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

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Needham to New York train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Needham to New York is 210 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to drive from Needham to New York.

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

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Map of how to get from Needham to New York.
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  • Distance: 179.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 35 min

What companies run services between Needham, MA, USA and New York, NY, USA?

Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from Needham to New York hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Greyhound USA also services this route every 10 minutes. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Needham to New York hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 36 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Manchester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Needham Center to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
MBTA
Train from Back Bay to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
MBTA
Train from Needham Center to South Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
MBTA
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.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 Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Newton, MA to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Website
gobuses.com
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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