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There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Plymouth by bus, car ferry, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, car ferry, train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Windmill Lane to Orient Point Ferry Dock S92
  2. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  3. Take the train from New London Union Station to Boston South Station
  4. Take the bus from South Station Transp. Ctr to Park & Ride Lot, Ex 5 Info. Ctr Bos

$100 - $254

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Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Orient Point
  2. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  3. Drive from New London to Plymouth

$30 - $65

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton to 3 Av & E 39 St
  2. Take the bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station Ny
  3. Take the bus from South Station Transp. Ctr to Park & Ride Lot, Ex 5 Info. Ctr Bos

$52 - $139

Train  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton to Mineola
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station
  3. Take the train from South Station to Kingston

$69 - $198

Bus, car ferry  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Windmill Lane to Orient Point Ferry Dock S92
  2. Take the car ferry from Orient Point to New London
  3. Take the bus from New London, Ct to Boston, Ma
  4. Take the bus from South Station Transp. Ctr to Park & Ride Lot, Ex 5 Info. Ctr Bos

$48 - $109

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Plymouth is to drive and car ferry which costs $30 - $70 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Plymouth is to drive and car ferry which costs $30 - $70 and takes 4 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton to Plymouth. However, there are services departing from Southampton and arriving at Park & Ride Lot, Ex 5 Info. Ctr via Grand Central Terminal, New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal and South Station Transp. Ctr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Plymouth. However, there are services departing from Southampton and arriving at Kingston via Mineola, New York Penn Station and South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 59 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Plymouth is 117 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Plymouth without a car is to bus and car ferry and train which takes 8 h 15 min and costs $95 - $260.

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It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Southampton to Plymouth, including transfers.

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Southampton to Plymouth bus services, operated by Hampton Jitney Inc., depart from Southampton station.

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Southampton to Plymouth train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from Southampton station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Plymouth is to bus which takes 8 h 26 min and costs $50 - $140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $200 and takes 8 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Plymouth.
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  • Distance: 116.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 15 min

What companies run services between Southampton, NY, USA and Plymouth, MA, USA?

You can take a bus from Southampton to Plymouth via 3 Av & E 39 St, Grand Central Terminal, New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Boston, MA - South Station, and South Station Transp. Ctr in around 8 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Southampton to Plymouth via Mineola, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Boston South Station, and South Station in around 8 h 59 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New London Union Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Southampton to Mineola
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
LIRR
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 York Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$45 - $160
Business Class
$85 - $200
First Class
$200 - $300
Bus operators
Suffolk County Transit
Phone
+1 631.852.5200
Website
sct-bus.org
Bus from Windmill Lane to Orient Point Ferry Dock
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sct-bus.org
Plymouth & Brockton
Website
p-b.com
Bus from South Station Transp. Ctr to Park & Ride Lot, Ex 5 Info. Ctr
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
p-b.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Phone
212.362.8400
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Bus from Southampton to 3 Av & E 39 St
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
hamptonjitney.com
Online
$20 - $29
Onboard
$24 - $35
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Southampton to 40th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
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 New York, Ny to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New London, Ct to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Ferry operators
Long Island Ferry
Website
longislandferry.com
Car ferry from Orient Point to New London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $45
Schedules at
longislandferry.com
Book at
longislandferry.com
Passenger
$17
Vehicle
$42

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Southampton to Plymouth bus services, operated by Plymouth & Brockton, arrive at Park & Ride Lot, Ex 5 Info. Ctr station.

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Southampton to Plymouth train services, operated by MBTA, arrive at Kingston station.

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