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

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  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...

$54 - $160

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Bus Go Buses  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY to Cambridge, MA

$22 - $26

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny / ...

$29 - $77

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from New York to Lexington 212.7 miles

$20 - $30

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, subway, line 62 bus  •  3 h 56 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 subway from South Station to Alewife
  4. Take the line 62 bus from Alewife to Massachusetts Ave @ Lexington Post Office

$79 - $314

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, subway, line 62 bus  •  4 h 11 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 subway from South Station to Alewife
  4. Take the line 62 bus from Alewife to Massachusetts Ave @ Lexington Post Office

$67 - $265

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, subway, line 62 bus  •  4 h 9 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 subway from South Station to Alewife
  4. Take the line 62 bus from Alewife to Massachusetts Ave @ Lexington Post Office

$69 - $304

Train to Newark, fly to Manchester, bus, subway, line 62 bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
  4. Take the subway from South Station to Alewife
  5. Take the line 62 bus from Alewife to Massachusetts Ave @ Lexington Post Office

$169 - $654

Train to Newark, fly to Providence, train, subway, line 62 bus  •  5 h 52 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 Amtrak to Boston South Station
  4. Take the subway from South Station to Alewife
  5. Take the line 62 bus from Alewife to Massachusetts Ave @ Lexington Post Office

$201 - $740

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Lexington. However, there are services departing from Manhattan, NY and arriving at Massachusetts Ave @ Lexington Post Office via Alewife. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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The distance between New York and Lexington is 187 miles. The road distance is 212.7 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Lexington without a car is to train which takes 4 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 52 min to get from New York to Lexington, including transfers.

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New York to Lexington bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Manhattan, NY station.

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The best way to get from New York to Lexington is to train which takes 4 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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New York to Lexington bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Cambridge, MA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Lexington is 213 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to drive from New York to Lexington.

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JetBlue Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Boston Airport.

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  • Distance: 187.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 52 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Lexington hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $160 and the journey takes 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, Go Buses operates a bus from New York to Lexington every 2 hours. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 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 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
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 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
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
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Subway from South Station to Alewife
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
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
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to Cambridge, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Website
gobuses.com
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
Website
peterpanbus.com
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.

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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
7 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $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
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Alewife to Massachusetts Ave @ Lexington Post Office
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA

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