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Train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Newark Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville Raritan Valley Line

$129 - $163

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Bus, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to Newark Penn Station Boston / ...
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville Raritan Valley Line

$24 - $50

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Bus  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY Peter Pan / ...
  2. Take the bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to W Main St At Maple St 114 / ...

$29 - $53

Drive  •  4h 36m

  1. Drive from New England Aquarium to Somerville 252.2 miles

$24 - $40

Fly Boston to Newark, train  •  4h 32m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville

$36 - $268

Fly Boston to New York JFK, train  •  5h 2m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
  3. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
  4. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville

$105 - $345

Fly Boston to New York La Guardia, train  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
  3. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville

$91 - $351

Fly Boston to Philadelphia, train  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Philadelphia (PHL) BOS - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to Newark
  3. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville

$114 - $391

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

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

$150 - $411

New England Aquarium to Somerville by walk and train

The journey time between New England Aquarium and Somerville is around 6h 7m and covers a distance of around 270 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 8m. Services are operated by Amtrak Acela Express, Amtrak Northeast Regional and NJ Transit. Typically 83 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 7m
Fastest journey time:
5h 8m
Journey distance:
270 miles
Services per week:
83
Cheapest price:
$129
Carbon emissions:
22 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:05
Last service departs at:
21:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

New England Aquarium to Somerville walk and train schedules

New England Aquarium → Somerville
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The cheapest way to get from New England Aquarium to Somerville is to bus and train which costs $23 - $50 and takes 6h 37m.

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The fastest way to get from New England Aquarium to Somerville is to fly and train which takes 4h 32m and costs $35 - $270.

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No, there is no direct bus from New England Aquarium station to Somerville. However, there are services departing from South Station, Boston, MA and arriving at W Main St At Maple St via Port Authority Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from New England Aquarium station to Somerville. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station and arriving at Somerville via Newark Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between New England Aquarium and Somerville is 223 miles. The road distance is 252.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New England Aquarium to Somerville without a car is to train which takes 5h 45m and costs $120 - $170.

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It takes approximately 5h 45m to get from New England Aquarium to Somerville, including transfers.

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New England Aquarium to Somerville bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from South Station, Boston, MA.

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New England Aquarium to Somerville train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Boston South Station.

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The best way to get from New England Aquarium to Somerville is to train which takes 5h 45m and costs $120 - $170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $28 - $55 and takes 7h 4m.

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  • Distance: 223.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 45m

What companies run services between New England Aquarium, MA, USA and Somerville, NJ, USA?

You can take a train from New England Aquarium to Somerville via Boston South Station, Newark, and Newark Penn Station in around 5h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New England Aquarium to Somerville via South Station, Boston, MA, Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, and Port Authority Bus Terminal in around 7h 4m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Boston to Newark via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $190
Flights from Boston to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,000
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$120 - $160
Business Class
$190 - $200
First Class
$291
Train from Philadelphia to Newark
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $130
First Class
$100 - $230
Train from Boston South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
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 Boston South Station to Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$120 - $160
Business Class
$190 - $200
First Class
$291
Train from Philadelphia to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from Boston South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Somerville
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$3 - $6
Adult
$7 - $11
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $8
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Road Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $4
Adult
$3 - $8
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $13
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$7 - $10
Peak
$4 - $13
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 Philadelphia to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
MBTA
Coach
$14
Business Class
$29 - $60
First Class
$65 - $95
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
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 Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Boston to New York
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 South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
peterpanbus.com
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal to W Main St At Maple St
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Child 5-11 Senior, Military/Disabled
$1 - $3
Adult
$3 - $5

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 19m.

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New England Aquarium to Somerville bus services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at W Main St At Maple St station.

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New England Aquarium to Somerville train services, operated by NJ Transit, arrive at Somerville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New England Aquarium to Somerville is 252 miles. It takes approximately 4h 36m to drive from New England Aquarium to Somerville.

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Delta, Cape Air, Spirit Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Newark Airport.

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