There are 6 ways to get from New Jersey to Massachusetts by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Boston  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$58 - $285

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA Phil

$18 - $40

4 alternative options

Fly to Hartford, bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Hartford (BDL) EWR - BDL
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma

$140 - $366

Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak Acela Express

$130 - $350

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...

$23 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Boston 222.9 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Massachusetts is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Massachusetts is to fly which takes 2 h 40 min and costs $55 - $290.

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The distance between New Jersey and Massachusetts is 324 km. The road distance is 357 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from New Jersey to Massachusetts, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Boston, MA. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Boston South Station Amtrak. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Massachusetts, USA?

United Airlines and JetBlue Airways fly from Elizabeth to Boston hourly. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Newark to Boston once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$130 - $270
First Class Seat
$220 - $350
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Springfield, Ma
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$16 - $20
Bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
boltbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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