Travel from New-Jersey to Massachusetts

Train, bus or fly from New Jersey to Massachusetts?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Newark to Boston every 4 hours. Tickets cost $130 - $350 and the journey takes 4 hours 17 minutes. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Newark to Boston hourly. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4 hours 20 minutes. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route every 4 hours.

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How to get from New Jersey to Massachusetts

ModeDurationPrice
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, bus to Airport - Inbound, then subway to Boston.2 h 39 min$123
From East Jersey St At East Scott Pl line 62 bus to Newark airport, fly to Hartford airport, line 30 bus to Harford, CT - Union Station, then bus to Springfield.4 h 18 min$256

How long does it take to get from New Jersey to Massachusetts?

The train from Newark Penn Station Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak takes 4 hours 17 minutes including transfers and departs every four hours.

Is there a direct train between New Jersey and Massachusetts?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station Amtrak and arriving at Boston South Station Amtrak. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 hours 17 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between New Jersey and Massachusetts?

No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Massachusetts. However, there are services departing from Ronald H. Brown St At Park St and arriving at Boston, MA via New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 hours 30 minutes.

Operators from New Jersey to Massachusetts

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Amtrak Acela Express+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak Acela Express
NJ TransitNJ Transit
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
JetBlue AirwaysJetBlue Airways
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
MassportMassport
MBTAMBTA
CT Transit+1 860-522-8101CT Transit
Peter Pan Bus Lines1-800-343-9999Peter Pan Bus Lines