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

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

Train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Route 128 - Westwood Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$127 - $337

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 11 min

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

$28 - $77

7 alternative options

Bus Lucky Star Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Boston, MA New York

$30 - $37

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from New York to Canton 215.1 miles

$21 - $35

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to Canton Center

$66 - $265

Fly Newark to Boston, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the train from South Station to Canton Center

$78 - $314

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train  •  4 h 40 min

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

$67 - $306

Train to Newark, fly to Providence, train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  3. Take the train from Providence to Canton Junction

$194 - $581

Fly Newark to Manchester, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$168 - $654

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Canton is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Canton is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between New York and Canton is 179 miles. The road distance is 215.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 43 min to get from New York to Canton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from New York station to Canton. However, there are services departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Canton Center via Route 128. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 43 min.

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Canton every 2 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $330 and the journey takes 3 h 34 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Canton every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Route 128 - Westwood Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Canton Center
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Canton Junction
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
mbta.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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 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
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com

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