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There are 6 ways to get from Port Jefferson to Boston by car ferry, train, bus, car or plane

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Car ferry, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the train from New Haven Union Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...

$123 - $469

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
  2. Take the bus from Bridgeport, Ct to Boston, Ma 3434 / ...

$42 - $74

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Port Jefferson to Boston 251.8 miles

$24 - $40

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Port Jefferson to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$75 - $309

Train, train to Newark, fly  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Port Jefferson to Huntington
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Penn Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$87 - $327

Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Port Jefferson to Huntington
  2. Take the train from Huntington to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$72 - $272

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The cheapest way to get from Port Jefferson to Boston is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Jefferson to Boston is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Port Jefferson and Boston is 143 miles. The road distance is 251.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Port Jefferson to Boston without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $120 - $470.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Port Jefferson to Boston, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 1 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port Jefferson to Boston is 252 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to drive from Port Jefferson to Boston.

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

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There are 752+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $127 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Port Jefferson to Boston.
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  • Distance: 143.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between Port Jefferson, NY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Port Jefferson to Boston. However, you can take the car ferry to Bridgeport, take the walk to Bridgeport, take the train to New Haven, take the walk to New Haven Union Station, then take the train to Boston South Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Port Jefferson to Boston via Bridgeport and Bridgeport, Ct in around 7 h 37 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Haven Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$100 - $220
First Class Seat
$180 - $270
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Port Jefferson to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Train from Port Jefferson to Huntington
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
LIRR
Train from Huntington to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
LIRR
Train from Huntington to Woodside
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Bus operators
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 Bridgeport, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Ferry operators
888 44 Ferry
Website
88844ferry.com
Car ferry from Port Jefferson to Bridgeport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
88844ferry.com
Book at
buytickets.88844ferry.com

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