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There are 8 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Newark  •  1h 25m

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

$54 - $303

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Bus  •  6h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Buses Phil / ...

$22 - $40

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Bus to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$89 - $234

Train, train to New York JFK, fly  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty International Airport to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$117 - $249

Train via New York Penn Station  •  4h 57m

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

$57 - $186

Train  •  4h 58m

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

$65 - $140

Bus via New York, Ny  •  5h 39m

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

$44 - $57

Drive  •  4h 5m

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

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston is to bus which costs $21 - $40 and takes 6h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston is to fly which costs $50 - $310 and takes 1h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston. However, there are services departing from Newark Airport - Terminal B and arriving at Boston South Buses via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 39m.

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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 4h 58m.

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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 via New York Penn Station which takes 4h 57m and costs $55 - $190.

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It takes approximately 1h 25m to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston is to fly which takes 1h 25m and costs $50 - $310. Alternatively, you can train via New York Penn Station, which costs $55 - $190 and takes 4h 57m, you could also bus via New York, Ny, which costs $40 - $60 and takes 5h 39m.

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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 25m

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 operates a train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 53m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $120
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $290
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $260
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $170
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $60
Business Class Seat
$50 - $95
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Newark Liberty International Airport to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$65 - $140
Business Class Seat
$100 - $190
Amtrak

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 Newark Liberty International Airport to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $30
Premium
$170 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Business Seat
$24 - $35
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Newark Airport Express
Phone
+1-(877)-894-9155
Email
olympia@coachusa.com
Website
newarkairportexpress.com
Bus from Newark Airport - Terminal B to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17
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Newark Airport Express
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 South Buses
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 9m.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Boston South Buses station.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak, 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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