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There are 7 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston by plane, bus, subway, train or car

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Fly from Newark  •  1h 21m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$60 - $282

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA Phil

$21 - $42

5 alternative options

Bus, line 7 subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Terminal C to Grand Central Terminal
  2. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 74 St - Broadway
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$79 - $273

Train  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Boston South Station Northeast Regional

$65 - $140

Train via New York Penn Station  •  5h 19m

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

$60 - $180

Bus via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY  •  5h 27m

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

$38 - $57

Drive  •  4h 5m

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston 227.5 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston is to fly which costs $60 - $290 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport - Terminal B and arriving at South Station, Boston, MA via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Liberty International Airport and arriving at Boston South Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 6m.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Boston is 199 miles. The road distance is 227.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston without a car is to train which takes 5h 6m and costs $65 - $140.

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It takes approximately 1h 21m to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Newark Liberty International Airport station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston is to fly which takes 1h 21m and costs $60 - $290. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $140 and takes 5h 6m, you could also bus via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, which costs $35 - $60 and takes 5h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston.
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  • Distance: 199.4 miles
  • Duration: 1h 21m

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Boston, MA, USA?

United Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Delta fly from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston every 4 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $140 and the journey takes 5h 6m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$65 - $140
Business Class Seat
$100 - $190
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Bus operators
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-908-354-3330
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Terminal C to Grand Central Terminal
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17
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Newark Airport Express
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
7h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
boltbus.com

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at South Station, Boston, MA.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston is 228 miles. It takes approximately 4h 5m to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston.

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

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