Find train tickets from Philadelphia to Boston

PHL — BOS
Nov 24 — Dec 11
Round-trip
1 adult
Thu 11/24
Thu 12/1

Good to know

Cheapest day to travel

Tuesday

Most expensive day to travel

Thursday

Average price (round-trip)

$67

Average price (one-way)

$33
Train tickets from Philadelphia to Boston are on average 2% less expensive on Tuesdays
Train tickets from Philadelphia to Boston are on average 5% more expensive on Thursdays
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)

Top tips for finding Philadelphia to Boston train tickets

  • Amtrak from Philadelphia to Boston offers first-class seating on the Acela train, and privileges include a wider reclining seat. Seats come in one-by-two arrangements, and passengers get at-seat meals. Seats have reading lights, and passengers get complimentary beverages. Business-class passengers are entitled to complimentary drinks and wide seats. Coach class seating is cheaper, and if you reserve seats earlier, privileges include better views, ample legroom, and seats with curtains.
  • If you are traveling from Philadelphia to Boston, you have a limit of two checked pieces of luggage and two personal bags. Personal bags have a limit of 26 pounds per bag and 14*11*7 inches. Checked bags may weigh up to 50 pounds and measure 28*22*11. Ensure to tag your bags with your address and name. Overweight bags can be repacked in boxes purchased at the station if you do not have extra bags. Trains from Philadelphia to Boston allow a maximum of two extra bags. Passengers traveling with infants can bring extra infant items.
  • The departure train station for trains on the Boston Philadelphia route is 30th Street Train Station. It lies on 2955 Market Street and is a hub for most commuter trains. Travelers will find luggage storage facilities and checked baggage service. There is a waiting room open 24h for passengers to wait for their rides. If you are driving to the facility, the station has daily and overnight parking areas. Visitors can ride the Megabus to the train station or get a taxi from their preferred destinations.
  • The arrival train station for trains from Philadelphia to Boston is South Station. It lies on 700 Atlantic Avenue, just a mile from the station. A car ride will get you from the city center to the train station within 7min. If you are coming from other areas outside Philadelphia, there are plenty of means of public transport to get you to the station. You can also get a taxi, an Uber, or rideshare to the station. The station is wheelchair accessible to get passengers from the concourse to the platform. There are also food vending machines for passengers to get snacks while awaiting their train rides. A waiting room is available for passengers to sit before and after their journey.
  • 25% of our users found round-trip train tickets from Philadelphia to Boston for $108 or less.
  • You will generally catch the best train deals if you travel in the morning.
  • The cheapest train from Philadelphia to Boston was found 67 days before departure, on average.

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Book Amtrak tickets from Philadelphia to Boston (round-trip)

1/4Wed
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
1/6Fri
nonstopAmtrak
6h 51mZTO-ZFV
$66
1/5Thu
nonstopAmtrak
6h 18mZFV-ZTY
1/6Fri
nonstopAmtrak
5h 46mZTY-ZFV
$66
2/16Thu
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
2/20Mon
nonstopAmtrak
7h 18mZTO-ZFV
$66
2/9Thu
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
2/12Sun
nonstopAmtrak
5h 48mZTO-ZFV
$66
1/9Mon
nonstopAmtrak
6h 25mZFV-ZTO
1/9Mon
nonstopAmtrak
7h 18mZTO-ZFV
$66
1/9Mon
nonstopAmtrak
5h 40mZFV-ZTY
1/9Mon
nonstopAmtrak
7h 12mZTY-ZFV
$66
1/12Thu
nonstopAmtrak
7h 44mZFV-ZTY
1/16Mon
nonstopAmtrak
7h 12mZTY-ZFV
$66
1/27Fri
nonstopAmtrak
6h 16mZFV-ZTO
1/29Sun
nonstopAmtrak
7h 18mZTO-ZFV
$66
1/27Fri
nonstopAmtrak
6h 11mZFV-ZTY
1/29Sun
nonstopAmtrak
5h 45mZTY-ZFV
$66
1/3Tue
nonstopAmtrak
6h 03mZFV-ZTO
1/5Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 50mZTO-ZFV
$66
1/3Tue
nonstopAmtrak
6h 11mZFV-ZTY
1/5Thu
nonstopAmtrak
7h 12mZTY-ZFV
$66
1/11Wed
nonstopAmtrak
6h 03mZFV-ZTY
1/12Thu
nonstopAmtrak
7h 12mZTY-ZFV
$66
1/18Wed
nonstopAmtrak
6h 04mZFV-ZTO
1/19Thu
nonstopAmtrak
7h 18mZTO-ZFV
$66
2/9Thu
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
2/12Sun
nonstopAmtrak
7h 18mZTO-ZFV
$66
5/25Thu
nonstopAmtrak
6h 04mZFV-ZTO
5/29Mon
nonstopAmtrak
6h 02mZTO-ZFV
$66
5/25Thu
nonstopAmtrak
6h 11mZFV-ZTY
5/29Mon
nonstopAmtrak
5h 46mZTY-ZFV
$66
5/24Wed
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
5/29Mon
nonstopAmtrak
5h 50mZTO-ZFV
$66
1/24Tue
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
1/31Tue
nonstopAmtrak
5h 47mZTO-ZFV
$66
2/14Tue
nonstopAmtrak
7h 44mZFV-ZTY
2/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
6h 03mZTY-ZFV
$66
2/15Wed
nonstopAmtrak
6h 08mZFV-ZTO
2/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
7h 18mZTO-ZFV
$66

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Book Amtrak tickets from Philadelphia to Boston (one-way)

1/12Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 55mZHC-ZTO
$33
1/12Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 49mZHC-ZTY
$33
2/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
5h 55mZHC-ZTO
$33
2/21Tue
nonstopAmtrak
7h 44mZFV-ZTY
$33
2/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
6h 25mZFV-ZTO
$33
2/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
6h 15mZFV-ZTY
$33
1/3Tue
nonstopAmtrak
6h 15mZFV-ZTY
$33
1/3Tue
nonstopAmtrak
6h 16mZFV-ZTO
$33
2/18Sat
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
$33
4/6Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 55mZHC-ZTO
$33
4/6Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 49mZHC-ZTY
$33
3/23Thu
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
$33
3/23Thu
nonstopAmtrak
7h 44mZFV-ZTY
$33
1/5Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 56mZFV-ZTY
$33
2/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
$33
2/23Thu
nonstopAmtrak
5h 49mZHC-ZTY
$33
2/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
7h 44mZFV-ZTY
$33
2/23Thu
nonstopAmtrak
6h 22mZFV-ZTO
$33
2/18Sat
nonstopAmtrak
7h 49mZFV-ZTO
$33
2/22Wed
nonstopAmtrak
5h 49mZHC-ZTY
$33

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