There are 8 ways to get from Staten Island to Boston by train, bus, night 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$135 - $360

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2504 / ...

$24 - $72

6 alternative options

Night bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the night bus from New York, Ny to Boston, Ma 2502 / ...

$31 - $74

Drive  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Staten Island to Boston 234.7 miles

$23 - $35

Bus, subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Boston  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Staten Island, NY - Woodrow @ Berry to New York, NY - 34th St. & 8th Ave
  2. Take the subway from 34 St - Penn Station to Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$77 - $276

Bus, train to Newark, fly to Boston  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Staten Island, NY - Woodrow @ Berry to New York, NY - 34th St. & 7th Ave
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  3. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$88 - $326

Bus, train to New York JFK, fly to Boston  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Staten Island, NY - Woodrow @ Berry to New York, NY - 34th St. & 8th Ave
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Jamaica
  3. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$78 - $317

Fly Newark to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Manchester (MHT) EWR - MHT
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma

$178 - $666

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Staten Island to Boston is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Staten Island to Boston is to bus and subway and fly which costs $75 - $280 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between Staten Island and Boston is 203 miles. The road distance is 234.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Staten Island to Boston, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Staten Island to Boston. However, there are services departing from Marsh Av/Windham Loop and arriving at Boston, Ma via New York, Ny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 29 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Staten Island to Boston is 235 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to drive from Staten Island to Boston.

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Map of how to get from Staten Island to Boston.
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  • Distance: 203.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

What companies run services between Staten Island, NY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Staten Island to Boston every 3 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Staten Island to Boston every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $25 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Peter Pan Bus Lines also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Newark to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston Back Bay Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Manchester Arpt to Boston, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
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
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Academy Bus LLC
Phone
201-420-7000
Website
academybus.com
Bus from Staten Island, NY - Woodrow @ Berry to New York, NY - 34th St. & 8th Ave
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com
Bus from Staten Island, NY - Woodrow @ Berry to New York, NY - 34th St. & 7th Ave
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
academybus.com

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