There are 8 ways to get from Newtown to Boston by taxi, train, bus, 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.

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Taxi, train  •  2 h 42 min

  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 Express / ...

$222 - $414

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Southbury, CT to Hartford
  2. Take the bus from Harford, CT to Boston, MA - South Station

$61 - $82

6 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Southbury, CT to Hartford
  2. Take the bus from Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma 2554 / ...

$62 - $100

Bus, train  •  4 h 38 min

  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 Express / ...

$189 - $381

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Newtown to Boston 148.7 miles

$14 - $21

Taxi, train, line 7 subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newtown to Bethel
  2. Take the train from Bethel to South Norwalk
  3. Take the train from South Norwalk to Grand Central
  4. Take the line 7 subway from Grand Central - 42 St to 74 St - Broadway
  5. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$124 - $348

Train, train to Newark, fly  •  5 h 21 min

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

$136 - $395

Train, subway to New York JFK, fly  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Bethel to South Norwalk
  2. Take the train from South Norwalk to Grand Central
  3. Take the subway from 5 Av/53 St to Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport
  4. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$125 - $384

Questions & Answers

The distance between Newtown and Boston is 133 miles. The road distance is 148.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newtown to Boston without a car is to taxi and train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min 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 1 h 2 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newtown to Boston is 149 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 35 min 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 754+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $139 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: 2 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from Newtown to Boston via Southbury, CT, Hartford, Asylum St and Opp Union Pl, Jewell St and Trumbull St, and Hartford, Ct in around 3 h 16 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 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
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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 Haven Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Bethel to South Norwalk
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$14 - $16
Onboard
$12 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Train from South Norwalk to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$12 - $14
Off-peak onboard
$18 - $20
Onboard
$17 - $25
At station
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Southbury, CT to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Harford, CT to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $26
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 Hartford, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
CT Transit
Phone
+1 860-522-8101
Website
cttransit.com
Bus from Spruce St and New Haven Rd to Chapel St and Orange St
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
cttransit.com
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Other operators
Taxi from Newtown to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Danbury Taxi
Phone
+1 203-731-0022
Website
danburytaxict.com
Maffei's Taxi Service
Phone
+1 203-792-0029
A Cab Company
Phone
+1 203-792-8294
Website
acabcompany.com

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