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Travel guide Newark–Boston
What train companies operate the route from Newark to Boston?
This route is operated by either Amtrak’s Northeast Regional or Amtrak’s Acela Express lines.
What is the schedule for the train route from Newark to Boston?
Trains departures vary somewhat from day to day, but there are typically departures between around 5:19 AM and around 1:36 AM. On the weekends, the earliest departures are at 6:22 AM (instead of roughly 5:19 AM).
What are the departure and arrival train stations for the route from Newark to Boston?
Trains depart from Newark Station and arrive at Boston’s South Station.
What distance is the train route from Newark to Boston?
The distance travelled by rail is around 225 miles.
How long does it take to travel from Newark to Boston by train?
The total travel time is around 4 to 4.5 hours, depending on the service used.
What are the stops on the train route from Newark to Boston?
Intermediate stops on the Northeast Regional route are Pennsylvania Station, Stamford Station, New Haven Station, Old Saybrook Station, New London Station, West Kingston Station, Providence Station, Westwood Station, and Back Bay Station. On the Acela Express route, there are fewer stops: Pennsylvania Station, Stamford Station, New Haven Station, Providence Station, Westwood Station, Back Bay Station.
Why should you travel by train from Newark to Boston?
The train between Newark and Boston is relatively convenient, relaxing, and fast, when compared to driving.
What is there to see and do in Boston?
In Boston, visitors can visit the Bunker Hill Monument, the Museum of Fine Arts, Faneuil Hall, the Massachusetts State House, and other common attractions. The city is home to several professional sports organizations, for those wanting to attend a game. The city is noted for its importance in the American Revolution, and there are many historically significant sites, for the history buffs traveling to Boston.