Find train tickets from Boston to New York

BOS — NYC
May 17 — May 241
1 adult
Fri 5/17
Fri 5/24

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Average price (round-trip)

$40

Average price (one-way)

$20
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Top tips for finding Boston to New York train tickets

  • When booking the Amtrak or Acela from Boston to New York, consider beforehand whether you wish to check any bags for your trip. If so, be aware that Back Bay Station does not provide these services. The only station on this route that offers a checked bag service is the South Station in Downtown Boston. They also have checked baggage assistance if necessary. If you’re checking a bag, your arrival time should be at least 45 minutes before your train departs from Boston.
  • Trains from Boston to New York end at the Moynihan Train Hall (NYP) at Penn Station in Downtown Manhattan. Penn Station is connected to the 1, 2, and 3 Red MetroLink lines as well as the A, C, and E Blue MetroLink lines. These MetroLink lines transit to Upper Manhattan as well as other New York boroughs, like Queens and Brooklyn.
  • If you’re taking the train from Boston to New York, you can catch it at South Station (BOS). The train also goes through Back Bay Station (BBY) on its way southeast. You can reach South Station in Downtown Boston on the Red Line of the Boston subway system. As for Back Bay Station, it’s on the Orange Line of the subway.
  • There are two types of trains that travel from Boston to New York, the Northeast Regional and the Acela high-speed train. Both of these trains depart from South Station and Back Bay Station in Boston and end their trip in Moynihan Train Hall in New York. Both of these trains depart from SOn the Northeast Regional train, coach and business class are available. Apart from these classes, there are also rooms available on the night train. Acela has business and first class on this route.
  • 25% of our users found round-trip train tickets from Boston to New York for $40 or less.
  • You will generally catch the best train deals if you travel in the morning.
  • The cheapest train from Boston to New York was found 84 days before departure, on average.

FAQs when traveling from Boston to New York by train

  • Are pets allowed on the Amtrak train from Boston to New York?

    If you wish to bring your pet along with you on the journey from Boston to New York, they are allowed if they are a small dog or cat under 20 pounds, including the weight of the pet carrier. The pet carrier will count as one of your carry-on items. Keep in mind that pets are only allowed in coach class.

  • Are the Boston train stations accessible to passengers with limited mobility?

    Both Boston stations on the train route from Boston to New York (South Station and Back Bay Station) offer accessible services, such as elevators, accessible restrooms, and accessible platforms. Both stations also have accessible parking, the same day as well as overnight. If you require a wheelchair at the station, depart from South Station in Downtown Boston as they have wheelchairs for passenger use.

  • Is Wi-Fi available on trains from Boston to New York?

    If you need to access the Internet during your trip from Boston to New York, all the Amtrak trains on this route offer complimentary Wi-Fi, both the Northeast Regional lines as well as the Acela high-speed train. You can stay connected the entire time. In addition to Wi-Fi service, Amtrak also provides power outlets for each seat where laptops and cellphones can be charged.

  • Is there a restaurant onboard trains from Boston to New York?

    Yes, there is a restaurant onboard trains from Boston to New York. Both the Northeast Regional and the Acela trains have a café service. On the Regional train, they have hot and cold beverages, sandwiches, and snacks. If you’re traveling in business class, you’ll receive a complimentary beverage. The Acela route also has the Acela Café on board. For those traveling in first class, you’ll receive complimentary at-seat meal service.

  • How long is a train journey to New York from Boston?

    The train journey from Boston to New York takes 4h 08m on average and covers a distance of 187 miles.

  • What train companies travel from Boston to New York?

    Amtrak is the only train operator serving this route.

Book Amtrak tickets from Boston to New York (round-trip)

5/25Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
5/27Mon
nonstopAmtrak
4h 29mZYP-ZTO
$40
8/5Mon
nonstopAmtrak
4h 07mZTY-ZYP
8/9Fri
nonstopAmtrak
4h 20mZYP-ZTY
$40
7/18Thu
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
7/22Mon
nonstopAmtrak
4h 18mZYP-ZTO
$40
5/25Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
5/27Mon
nonstopAmtrak
4h 16mZYP-ZTO
$40
6/5Wed
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
6/9Sun
nonstopAmtrak
4h 29mZYP-ZTO
$40
10/7Mon
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
10/9Wed
nonstopAmtrak
4h 25mZYP-ZTO
$40
8/15Thu
nonstopAmtrak
4h 07mZTY-ZYP
8/17Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 11mZYP-ZTY
$40
8/15Thu
nonstopAmtrak
4h 07mZTY-ZYP
8/17Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 20mZYP-ZTY
$40
5/21Tue
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
5/21Tue
nonstopAmtrak
4h 25mZYP-ZTO
$40
7/9Tue
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
7/16Tue
nonstopAmtrak
4h 25mZYP-ZTO
$40
6/12Wed
nonstopAmtrak
4h 07mZTY-ZYP
6/14Fri
nonstopAmtrak
4h 20mZYP-ZTY
$40
8/5Mon
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
8/9Fri
nonstopAmtrak
4h 32mZYP-ZTO
$40
6/25Tue
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
6/30Sun
nonstopAmtrak
4h 18mZYP-ZTO
$40
6/26Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 59mZTY-ZYP
6/28Fri
nonstopAmtrak
4h 25mZYP-ZTY
$40
5/28Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 59mZTY-ZYP
6/30Sun
nonstopAmtrak
4h 11mZYP-ZTY
$40
5/25Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
5/26Sun
nonstopAmtrak
4h 26mZYP-ZTO
$40
6/12Wed
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
6/14Fri
nonstopAmtrak
4h 25mZYP-ZTO
$40
9/5Thu
nonstopAmtrak
4h 07mZTY-ZYP
9/14Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 20mZYP-ZTY
$40
7/11Thu
nonstopAmtrak
4h 07mZTY-ZYP
7/13Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 11mZYP-ZTY
$40
7/11Thu
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
7/13Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 18mZYP-ZTO
$40

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Book Amtrak tickets from Boston to New York (one-way)

9/10Tue
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
$20
6/22Sat
nonstopAmtrak
3h 59mZTY-ZYP
$20
6/11Tue
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
$20
5/13Mon
nonstopAmtrak
3h 59mZTY-ZYP
$20
6/4Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 59mZTY-ZYP
$20
6/26Wed
nonstopAmtrak
4h 07mZTY-ZYP
$20
7/17Wed
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
$20
5/28Tue
nonstopAmtrak
3h 59mZTY-ZYP
$20
9/28Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 16mZTO-ZYP
$20
5/23Thu
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
$20
9/28Sat
nonstopAmtrak
4h 16mZTO-ZYP
$20
8/21Wed
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
$20
7/17Wed
nonstopAmtrak
4h 04mZTO-ZYP
$20
7/16Tue
nonstopAmtrak
4h 07mZTY-ZYP
$20
5/23Thu
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
$20
4/30Tue
nonstopAmtrak
4h 09mZTY-ZYP
$20
6/26Wed
nonstopAmtrak
3h 59mZTY-ZYP
$20
6/22Sat
nonstopAmtrak
3h 59mZTY-ZYP
$20
7/11Thu
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
$20
8/5Mon
nonstopAmtrak
4h 12mZTO-ZYP
$20

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