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Boston Back Bay and Boston South Station are the most searched stations in Boston by KAYAK users.
Amtrak and Acela are popular train companies operating in Boston.
Syracuse to Boston - 8h 42m
Portland to Boston - 2h 32m
Rensselaer to Boston - 4h 57m
New Haven to Boston - 2h 26m
Providence to Boston - 0h 38m
At North Station, all train platforms, restrooms, waiting rooms, drinking fountains, and payphones are accessible for those that are in wheelchairs or otherwise have limited mobility. Same-day and overnight accessible parking is also available, and employees are there to help anyone that may need help navigating the train station.
There are several different ways for you to go from Back Bay Station to downtown Boston. You can always choose to drive, which will normally take you around 10min unless there is any additional traffic. You can also use public transportation, such as the Orange subway line, which normally lasts between 5 and 10min. A single subway ticket will typically cost around $2.75.
If you will be traveling with Amtrak to Boston, your train will normally be equipped with free and unlimited Wi-Fi that all passengers are welcome to use for the duration of their journey. This Wi-Fi works on most portable devices, including smartphones, tablets, and laptops. Most seats have their own outlet which can be used to help keep your electronics charged during your voyage.
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