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There are 9 ways to get from New York to Milton 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 42 min

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

$133 - $349

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 2 min

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

$25 - $41

7 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  5 h 46 min

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

$28 - $77

Drive  •  4 h

  1. Drive from New York to Milton 218.4 miles

$21 - $35

Train to Newark, fly to Boston, subway, line 12 bus  •  3 h 42 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 Ashmont
  4. Take the line 12 bus from Ashmont M.B.T.A. to Reedsdale Road and Randolph Avenue

$79 - $310

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston, subway, line 12 bus  •  4 h 2 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 Ashmont
  4. Take the line 12 bus from Ashmont M.B.T.A. to Reedsdale Road and Randolph Avenue

$67 - $261

Train to New York JFK, fly to Boston, subway, line 12 bus  •  3 h 59 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 Ashmont
  4. Take the line 12 bus from Ashmont M.B.T.A. to Reedsdale Road and Randolph Avenue

$71 - $302

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Boston  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Boston (BOS) PHL - BOS

$177 - $511

Train to Newark, fly to Providence, train, subway, line 12 bus  •  5 h 38 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 Ashmont
  5. Take the line 12 bus from Ashmont M.B.T.A. to Reedsdale Road and Randolph Avenue

$201 - $736

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Milton is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Milton is to train and fly and subway and line 12 bus which costs $75 - $310 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between New York and Milton is 186 miles. The road distance is 218.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Milton without a car is to train which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $130 - $350.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from New York to Milton, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Milton is to train which takes 4 h 42 min and costs $130 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $25 - $45 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Milton is 218 miles. It takes approximately 4 h to drive from New York to Milton.

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

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There are 717+ hotels available in Milton. Prices start at $129 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Milton.
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  • Distance: 185.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

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

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Milton hourly. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from New York to Milton hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 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
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Philadelphia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $470
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Providence
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
48 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
22 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 Ashmont
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 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
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
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.

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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Brockton Area Transit Authority
Phone
+1 508 588-1000
Website
ridebat.com
Bus from Ashmont M.B.T.A. to Reedsdale Road and Randolph Avenue
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridebat.com

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