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There are 8 ways to get from Waltham to New Jersey by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Newark Penn Station Acela Express / ...

$132 - $356

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Bus Boltbus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to Newark Penn Station Boston

$20 - $46

6 alternative options

Bus Peter Pan Bus Lines  •  6 h 21 min

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

$24 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Waltham to Newark 214.4 miles

$21 - $35

Line 502 bus to Boston, fly to Newark  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 502 bus from Washington St @ Bacon St to Stuart St @ Dartmouth St
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR

$66 - $296

Line 502 bus to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the line 502 bus from Washington St @ Bacon St to Stuart St @ Dartmouth St
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 14 St
  4. Take the train from 14th Street to Journal Square

$73 - $267

Line 502 bus to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the line 502 bus from Washington St @ Bacon St to Stuart St @ Dartmouth St
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  4. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$75 - $306

I-93 to Manchester, fly to Newark  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Newark (EWR) MHT - EWR

$157 - $632

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The cheapest way to get from Waltham to New Jersey is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waltham to New Jersey is to line 502 bus and fly which costs $65 - $300 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waltham station to New Jersey station. However, there are services departing from Carter St opp Commuter Rail Station and arriving at Newark Penn Station via Boston, MA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 1 min.

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The distance between Waltham and New Jersey is 230 miles. The road distance is 214.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Waltham to New Jersey without a car is to train which takes 5 h and costs $130 - $360.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Waltham to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Waltham to New Jersey bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Boston, MA station.

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The best way to get from Waltham to New Jersey is to train which takes 5 h and costs $130 - $360. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $20 - $50 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 12 min.

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Waltham to New Jersey bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Map of how to get from Waltham to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 230.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Waltham, MA, USA and New Jersey, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Waltham to Newark hourly. Tickets cost $130 - $350 and the journey takes 4 h 2 min. Alternatively, Boltbus operates a bus from Waltham to Newark once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Cape Air
Website
capeair.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK via Nantucket
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$130 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $350
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from 14th Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from 33rd Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
boltbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Washington St @ Bacon St to Stuart St @ Dartmouth St
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
MBTA
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Waltham to New Jersey is 214 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to drive from Waltham to New Jersey.

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JetBlue Airways and United Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 24+ hotels available in New Jersey. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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