There are 10 ways to get from Waltham to New York by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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

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Bus Go Buses  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Newton, MA to Manhattan, NY

$18

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Train  •  4 h 47 min

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

$122 - $346

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY

$23 - $41

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Waltham to New York 207.9 miles

$20 - $30

Line 505 bus to Boston, fly to New York JFK, train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 505 bus from Carter St opp Commuter Rail Station to Lincoln St @ Beach St
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York JFK (JFK) BOS - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$65 - $315

Line 505 bus to Boston, fly to New York La Guardia, subway  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the line 505 bus from Carter St opp Commuter Rail Station to Lincoln St @ Beach St
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to New York La Guardia (LGA) BOS - LGA
  3. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to W 4 St

$63 - $276

Line 505 bus to Boston, fly to Newark, train  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 505 bus from Carter St opp Commuter Rail Station to Lincoln St @ Beach St
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Newark (EWR) BOS - EWR
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$74 - $326

Line 505 bus, bus to Worcester, fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 505 bus from Carter St opp Commuter Rail Station to Lincoln St @ Beach St
  2. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
  3. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to New York JFK (JFK) ORH - JFK
  4. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station

$132 - $691

Line 505 bus, I-93 to Manchester, fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 505 bus from Carter St opp Commuter Rail Station to Lincoln St @ Beach St
  2. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  3. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Newark (EWR) MHT - EWR
  4. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$168 - $645

Line 502 bus, train to Providence, fly to Newark, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 502 bus from Washington St @ Bacon St to Stuart St @ Dartmouth St
  2. Take the train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak
  3. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Newark (EWR) PVD - EWR
  4. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$250 - $738

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The cheapest way to get from Waltham to New York is to bus which costs $18 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waltham to New York is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newton, MA and arriving at Manhattan, NY. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Waltham and New York is 184 miles. The road distance is 207.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Waltham to New York without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 15 min and costs $18.

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The bus from Newton, MA to Manhattan, NY takes 4 h 15 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Waltham to New York bus services, operated by Go Buses, depart from Newton, MA station.

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The best way to get from Waltham to New York is to bus which takes 4 h 15 min and costs $18. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $120 - $350 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 7 min.

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Waltham to New York bus services, operated by Go Buses, arrive at Manhattan, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waltham to New York is 208 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to drive from Waltham to New York.

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American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Boston Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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  • Distance: 183.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

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

Go Buses operates a bus from Waltham to New York every 2 hours. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Waltham to New York every 4 hours. Tickets cost $120 - $340 and the journey takes 3 h 34 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $430
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Boston to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Worcester to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Providence to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Newton, MA to Manhattan, NY
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Website
gobuses.com
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Bus from Carter St opp Commuter Rail Station to Lincoln St @ Beach St
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Schedules at
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
Schedules at
mbta.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 Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
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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