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There are 7 ways to get from Newtown to Boston by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train  •  2h 49m

  1. Take a taxi from Newtown to New Haven Union Station
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Boston South Station Acela / ...

$150 - $252

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Bus via Hartford  •  4h 51m

  1. Take the bus from W Main St and Leavenworth St to Main St and Ancient Burying Ground 928 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston South Buses 2554 / ...

$64 - $86

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Bus, train  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Spruce St and New Haven Rd to Chapel St and Orange St 255
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Boston South Station Acela / ...

$117 - $217

Bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the bus from W Main St and Leavenworth St to Asylum St and Opp Union Pl 928 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to South Station, Boston, MA Peter Pan

$68 - $92

Drive  •  2h 37m

  1. Drive from Newtown to Boston 149.4 miles

$14 - $22

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the train from Bethel to Grand Central
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$139 - $246

Train to Newark, fly  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Bethel to Grand Central
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$131 - $325

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The cheapest way to get from Newtown to Boston is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Newtown to Boston is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2h 37m.

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The distance between Newtown and Boston is 133 miles. The road distance is 149.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Newtown to Boston without a car is to taxi and train which takes 2h 49m and costs $150 - $260.

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It takes approximately 2h 49m to get from Newtown to Boston, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newtown to Boston is 149 miles. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from Newtown to Boston.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport.

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There are 2138+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newtown to Boston.
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  • Distance: 133.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 49m

What companies run services between Newtown, CT, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Newtown to Boston via Heritage Village and Village Grn, S Main St and E Main St, W Main St and Leavenworth St, Asylum St and Opp Union Pl, and Union Station, Hartford, CT in around 4h 45m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$7 - $210
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8 - $230
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Train operators
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 New Haven Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
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 New Haven Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $110
Business Class Seat
$80 - $150
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Bethel to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $30
Schedules at
mta.info
At Station Off-Peak
$15 - $19
Onboard Off-Peak
$23
At Station Peak
$20 - $24
Onboard-Peak
$27 - $30
Bus operators
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-9181
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Spruce St and New Haven Rd to Chapel St and Orange St
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Bus from W Main St and Leavenworth St to Asylum St and Opp Union Pl
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
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Bus from W Main St and Leavenworth St to Main St and Ancient Burying Ground
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
cttransit.com
Book at
buypasses.storesecured.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Union Station, Hartford, CT to South Station, Boston, MA
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston South Buses
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Other operators
Taxi from Newtown to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Maffei's Taxi Service
Phone
+1 203-792-0029
Danbury Taxi
Phone
+1 203-731-0022
Website
danburytaxict.com
A Cab Company
Phone
+1 203-792-8294
Website
acabcompany.com

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