There are 7 ways to get from New York to Waltham by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus Go Buses  •  4 h 15 min

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

$18

6 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 16 min

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

$131 - $345

Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 44 min

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

$26 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from New York to Waltham 208.2 miles

$20 - $30

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly, line 502 bus  •  3 h 38 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 line 502 bus from Saint James Ave @ Dartmouth St to Washington St @ Bacon St

$70 - $264

Train to Newark, fly, line 502 bus  •  3 h 31 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 line 502 bus from Saint James Ave @ Dartmouth St to Washington St @ Bacon St

$82 - $313

Train to New York JFK, fly, line 502 bus  •  3 h 41 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 line 502 bus from Saint James Ave @ Dartmouth St to Washington St @ Bacon St

$71 - $305

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Waltham is to bus which costs $18 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Waltham is to train and fly and line 502 bus which costs $80 - $320 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The distance between New York and Waltham is 184 miles. The road distance is 208.2 miles.

Get driving directions

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Manhattan, NY and arriving at Newton, MA. Services depart every two hours, 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 Waltham, MA, USA?

Go Buses operates a bus from New York to Waltham every 2 hours. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from New York to Waltham 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 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
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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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
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
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
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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
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
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
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Saint James Ave @ Dartmouth St to Washington St @ Bacon St
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
mbta.com

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