There are 8 ways to get from New York to Riverside (MBTA Station) by bus, train, car, plane or tram

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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Bus Go Buses  •  4 h 15 min

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

$17 - $35

7 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$132 - $342

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 38 min

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

$27 - $71

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from New York to Riverside (MBTA Station) 205.3 miles

$20 - $29

Fly New York La Guardia to Boston, tram  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS
  2. Take the tram from Copley to Riverside

$71 - $261

Fly Newark to Boston, tram  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS
  2. Take the tram from Copley to Riverside

$83 - $310

Fly New York JFK to Boston, tram  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS
  2. Take the tram from Copley to Riverside

$72 - $302

Train to Newark, fly to Manchester, bus, tram  •  5 h 24 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 tram from Boylston to Riverside

$167 - $648

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Riverside (MBTA Station) is to bus which costs $17 - $35 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Riverside (MBTA Station) is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between New York and Riverside (MBTA Station) is 181 miles. The road distance is 205.3 miles.

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The bus from Manhattan, NY to Newton, MA takes 4 h 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manhattan, NY and arriving at Newton, MA. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Riverside (MBTA Station), MA, USA?

Go Buses operates a bus from New York to Riverside (MBTA Station) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Megabus also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Riverside (MBTA Station) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 48 min.

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 24 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 Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
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 Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Tram from Copley to Riverside
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
mbta.com
Tram from Boylston to Riverside
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
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
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY to Newton, MA
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
gobuses.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
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

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