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There are 8 ways to get from South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 47m

  1. Take the train from Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station Acela / ...

7 alternative options

Bus via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY  •  4h 37m

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

Bus  •  4h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to New York City 2610 / ...

Bus #2  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York, NY Boston

Drive  •  3h 53m

  1. Drive from South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) 215.3 miles

Fly to New York JFK  •  2h 47m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK

Fly to New York La Guardia  •  3h 3m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA

Fly to Newark, train  •  3h 12m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  2. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
South Station Bus Terminal → Pennsylvania Station (New York City)
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The cheapest way to get from South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to fly which costs $100 - $340 and takes 2h 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Station, Boston, MA station and arriving at Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Boston and arriving at Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 44m.

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The distance between South Station Bus Terminal and Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 189 miles. The road distance is 215.3 miles.

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The best way to get from South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) without a car is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs $20 - $200.

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The train from Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station takes 3h 44m including transfers and departs hourly.

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South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from South Station, Boston, MA.

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South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, depart from Boston station.

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The best way to get from South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is to train which takes 3h 47m and costs $20 - $200. Alternatively, you can bus via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY, which costs $27 - $55 and takes 4h 37m, you could also fly, which costs $100 - $340 and takes 2h 47m.

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  • Distance: 188.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 47m

What companies run services between South Station Bus Terminal, MA, USA and Pennsylvania Station (New York City), NY, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station every 3 hours. Tickets cost $140 - $200 and the journey takes 3h 44m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours. Alternatively, Peter Pan Bus Lines operates a bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY every 2 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 20m. Greyhound USA also services this route 4 times a day.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to Newark via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Boston to Newark via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $320
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $320
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $330
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Business Seat - Adult
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$140 - $200
Business Seat - Child
$140 - $200
First Class - Adult
$220 - $310
First Class - Senior Citizens and Active Military
$220 - $310
First Class - Child
$220 - $310
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 Boston to Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$20 - $65
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $130
Business Class Seat
$65 - $170
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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 Boston to New York
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $70
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Boston to New York City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$35 - $45

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 8m.

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South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, NY station.

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South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Ny Moynihan Train Hall At Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City) is 215 miles. It takes approximately 3h 53m to drive from South Station Bus Terminal to Pennsylvania Station (New York City).

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

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There are 1048+ hotels available in Pennsylvania Station (New York City). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South Station Bus Terminal to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 0 min and costs $1 - $13.

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