Travel from New-Jersey to Boston

Train, bus or fly from New Jersey to Boston?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Boston every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $350 and the journey takes 4 h 17 min. Alternatively, NJ Transit operates a bus from Newark to Boston hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $4 and the journey takes 38 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from New Jersey to Boston

From Newark Penn Station Amtrak train to Boston South Station Amtrak. 4 h 17 min $260. From Ronald H. Brown St At Park St line 108 bus to New York, NY then bus to Boston, MA. 5 h 30 min $33. From Newark Penn Station train to New York Penn Station, walk to New York, NY, then bus to Boston, MA. 5 h 41 min $29. From Newark drive to Boston. 3 h 58 min $26. From East Jersey St At East Scott Pl line 62 bus to Newark airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Boston. 2 h 36 min $126. From Journal Square train to 34 St - Herald Sq, subway to Roosevelt Av/74 St, bus to New York La Guardia airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Boston. 3 h 24 min $137. From Journal Square train to 33rd Street, walk to Penn Station, train to Station D Jamaica Station, train to New York JFK airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Boston. 3 h 31 min $138. From Broadway At Everett St line 412 bus to 6Th St At Race St, walk to Jefferson Station, train to Philadelphia airport, fly to Boston airport, then bus to Boston. 3 h 49 min $175. From East Jersey St At East Scott Pl line 62 bus to Newark airport, fly to Providence airport, then train to Boston. 4 h 43 min $281.
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      • One-Way approx: USD $130 - $350
      • Duration: 4 h 17 min
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      2 Bus Greyhound USA
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      5 Fly Newark to Boston
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      6 Fly New York La Guardia to Boston
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      7 Fly New York JFK to Boston
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      8 Fly Philadelphia to Boston
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      9 Fly Newark to Providence, train
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      • Duration: 4 h 43 min
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