There are 10 ways to get from New York to Gloucester by train, bus, car, subway 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.

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Train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from North Station to Gloucester Newburyport/Rockport Line

$137 - $353

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Bus Megabus  •  7 h 41 min

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

$27 - $47

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 34 min

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

$34 - $83

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from New York to Gloucester 249.2 miles

$24 - $35

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  3. Take the train from Lynn to Gloucester

$66 - $265

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  3. Take the train from Lynn to Gloucester

$78 - $314

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, train  •  5 h 26 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 Lynn to Gloucester

$68 - $304

Fly Newark to Manchester, bus, train  •  6 h 41 min

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

$172 - $659

Fly Newark to Providence, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Providence (PVD) EWR - PVD
  2. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
  3. Take the train from North Station to Gloucester

$203 - $745

Fly New York La Guardia to Manchester, bus, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Manchester (MHT) LGA - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
  3. Take the train from North Station to Gloucester

$155 - $490

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Gloucester is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Gloucester is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 32 min.

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The distance between New York and Gloucester is 217 miles. The road distance is 249.2 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Gloucester without a car is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs $130 - $360.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from New York to Gloucester, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Gloucester is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs $130 - $360. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $85 and takes 7 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Gloucester is 249 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from New York to Gloucester.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Gloucester. Prices start at $148 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Gloucester.
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  • Distance: 217.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

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

You can take a train from New York to Gloucester via Boston Back Bay Station, Back Bay, and North Station in around 5 h 53 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to Gloucester every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 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
Flights from New York La Guardia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 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 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
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.

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 Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston Back Bay Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Train from North Station to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Lynn to Gloucester
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
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
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
Bus operators
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 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
bus
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
$31

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