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There are 7 ways to get from The Bronx to Boston by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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Bus Catch-A-Ride  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bronx, NY- Charles J Cimi Place to Boston, Ma- 39 Dalton Street Brooklyn-Bronx-Boston

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Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  5 h 35 min

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

$24 - $68

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Train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Fordham to Stamford New Haven / ...
  2. Take the train from Stamford Amtrak Station to Boston South Station Acela Express / ...

$119 - $328

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from The Bronx to Boston 199.3 miles

$19 - $29

Line 2 subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$65 - $261

Line 2 subway to New York JFK, fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Bronx Park East to 34 St - Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Boston (BOS) JFK - BOS

$69 - $300

Line 5 subway to Newark, fly  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 5 subway from Morris Park to Grand Central - 42 St
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Boston (BOS) EWR - BOS

$77 - $306

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The cheapest way to get from The Bronx to Boston is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Bronx to Boston is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bronx, NY- Charles J Cimi Place and arriving at Boston, Ma- 39 Dalton Street. Services depart four times a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from The Bronx to Boston station. However, there are services departing from Fordham and arriving at Boston South Station via Stamford Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between The Bronx and Boston is 180 miles. The road distance is 199.3 miles.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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The bus from Bronx, NY- Charles J Cimi Place to Boston, Ma- 39 Dalton Street takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs four times a week.

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The Bronx to Boston bus services, operated by Catch-A-Ride, depart from Bronx, NY- Charles J Cimi Place station.

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The Bronx to Boston train services, operated by Metro-North Railroad (MNR), depart from Fordham station.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Boston is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs $110 - $330 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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Map of how to get from The Bronx to Boston.
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  • Distance: 179.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between The Bronx, NY, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Catch-A-Ride operates a bus from The Bronx to Boston 4 times a week, and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from The Bronx to Boston via Stamford and Stamford Amtrak Station in around 4 h 51 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 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 11 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
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Fordham to Stamford
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $17
Onboard
$13 - $19
At station
$9 - $14
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 Stamford Amtrak Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Bus operators
Catch-A-Ride
Phone
347-391-2805
Email
contact@catcharidebus.com
Website
catcharidebus.com
Bus from Bronx, NY- Charles J Cimi Place to Boston, Ma- 39 Dalton Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
catcharidebus.com
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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

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Boston Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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The Bronx to Boston bus services, operated by Catch-A-Ride, arrive at Boston, Ma- 39 Dalton Street station.

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The Bronx to Boston train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Boston South Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Bronx to Boston is 199 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from The Bronx 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 792+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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