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

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Bus  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Bronx, NY to Boston, MA Oak & Harrison Nyc

$20

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Train  •  4h 49m

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

$45 - $139

Bus via New York, Ny  •  5h 41m

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

$30 - $43

Drive  •  3h 37m

  1. Drive from The Bronx to Boston 199.7 miles

$19 - $29

Line 5 subway to New York La Guardia, fly  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the line 5 subway from E 180 St to 59 St
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Boston (BOS) LGA - BOS

$65 - $259

Line 2 subway to Newark, fly  •  3h 40m

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

$76 - $309

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

  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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Bronx to Boston is to bus which costs $20 and takes 3h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from The Bronx to Boston is to bus which costs $20 and takes 3h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bronx, NY and arriving at Boston, MA Oak & Harrison. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 15m.

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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 4h 49m.

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The distance between The Bronx and Boston is 180 miles. The road distance is 199.7 miles.

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The best way to get from The Bronx to Boston without a car is to bus which takes 3h 15m and costs $20.

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The bus from Bronx, NY to Boston, MA Oak & Harrison takes 3h 15m including transfers and departs once daily.

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The Bronx to Boston bus services, operated by Coach Run, depart from Bronx, NY 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 3h 15m and costs $20. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $140 and takes 4h 49m.

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  • Distance: 179.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 15m

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

Coach Run operates a bus from The Bronx to Boston once daily. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 3h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a train from The Bronx to Boston via Stamford and Stamford Amtrak Station in around 4h 49m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from New York JFK to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Boston
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Boston via Martha's Vineyard
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
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
$17
Rail Peak-At station
$9 - $14
Onboard-Peak
$14 - $19
Amtrak

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
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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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
4h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $170
MTA
Bus operators
Coach Run
Website
coachrun.com
Bus from Bronx, NY to Boston, MA Oak & Harrison
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
coachrun.com
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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.

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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 South Buses
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70

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

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The Bronx to Boston bus services, operated by Coach Run, arrive at Boston, MA Oak & Harrison station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between The Bronx to Boston is 200 miles. It takes approximately 3h 37m 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 766+ hotels available in Boston. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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