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Boston, MA to Miami, FL by train

The journey from Boston, MA to Miami, FL by train is 1,259.01 mi and takes 45 hr 35 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 9:26 AM and the last at 8:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Boston, MA to Miami, FL by train for as little as $163.19 or as much as $438.56. The best price for this journey is $163.19.

Lowest Price$163.19
Journey Duration45 hr 35 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$163.19
Highest Price$438.56
First Departure9:26 AM
Last Departure8:00 PM
Distance1,259.01 mi
DepartureBoston, MA
ArrivalMiami, FL
CarriersAmtrak

Boston, MA to Miami, FL Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2024

Taking the train from Boston, MA, to Miami, FL 

The train from Boston, MA, to Miami, FL, lasts on average 45 hr 35 min. Around 1 trains depart a day between Boston, and Miami, FL, the average price is $288.14 and the lowest ticket pricing starts at around $163.19.

Amtrak, the largest passenger railroad service in the U.S., operates the train service from Boston to Miami. There is no direct connection between the two cities. You can start the journey with the high-speed train service Acela or the slightly cheaper and slower Northeast Regional, and you will transfer to Silver Service. You can transfer it to a Silver Service train at New Yorks Penn Station and Washington's Union station.

  1. The Acela Express is a high-speed train between Boston, MA., and Washington, DC. It is the fastest train in the Northeast Corridor, reaching 150 miles per hour; Acela tickets are pricier due to their incredible speeds and comfort. Extra legroom, free Wi-Fi, and a power outlet under each seat are some of the perks you can expect on Amtrak Acela Express.
  2. Northeast Regional is the most popular train due to its price and frequency. It runs around ten times a day. The Northeast Regional is slower, but it makes more stops along the way, making it a more convenient option for passengers who need to make connections. 
  3. The Silver Service is a long-distance Amtrak service connecting New York and Miami and serving many smaller cities.. All trains have Viewliner sleeping cars, with the option of booking a smaller roomette or a more comfortable bedroom. Still, unlike the Silver Star, the Silver Meteor has a dining car, which also means that the sleeping cars get inclusive room service. 

Travel from Boston to Miami in a sleeper car

So there are two options to pick from if you want to sleep on the train:

  1. The Roomette is, at first glance, a tiny room, but it is very well-used. Different innovative storage options will surprise you at every step. They start with two comfortable recliner seats, which turn into a bed, and a second bunk bed that you pull from the ceiling, making enough space for two people to sleep and have a great view. The older Viewliner cars have a toilet and a sink in the room (one of the surprises under the steps to the upper bunk), which can be tricky if there are two people. The newer cars have toilets and bathrooms in the hallway.
  2. The Bedroom is twice as big, with a big comfy queen bed and a bathroom in the room (separated by a door). It has all the amenities of the Roomette with a difference of more space and a higher price. 

If you opt for the sleeping car, keep in mind that you must book the entire unit alone or with someone. Also, the coach has comfortable reclining seats, perfect for getting some shut-eye, so give it a chance.

Transfer to Silver Service in New York and Washington

In Boston, you can board at these two stations: 

  1. Back Bay Station is at the corner of Stuart Street and Dartmouth Street, in a gorgeous renaissance building in the historical center of Boston. It is an excellent place to end your journey if you are interested in sightseeing or watching a baseball game at Fenway park, which is just around the corner.
  2. However, South Station is perfect if you need to reach Logan Airport. The Station is part of Boston's subway system and numerous bus services, including MBTA Commuter Rail, Amtrak, Greyhound Bus Lines, MBTA Subway, and LINK buses. It. It is located near Chinatown and within walking distance of Beacon Hill and downtown Boston. 

As previously mentioned, you can change trains at New York's Penn Station's newest addition - Moynihan Train Hall. Recently opened in 2021, the new transportation facility and architectural marvel is situated across 8th Avenue from Penn Station. Fun fact or a warning, Penn station is said to be the busiest train station in the western hemisphere, so keep your eyes peeled on your belongings and take a deep breath before you step into the Station.

The second Station you may be boarding the Silver Service train is Washingtons Union station. Changing trains at this Station can be a very convenient experience thanks to its size, modern amenities, and professional staff. 30 platforms house multiple tracks with various types of services provided. Passengers can easily access all areas of the Station since it is equipped with escalators, elevators, wheelchair-accessible rooms, and dedicated spaces for luggage storage. Overall, customers will enjoy changing trains here due to the historic charm of the building and the efficient transport systems provided by Washington Union Station.

Arriving by train from Boston to Miami

You will end your journey in Miami at The Miami Amtrak Station ( 8303 NW 37th Ave). It offers travelers a large and convenient waiting area with vending machines, restrooms, on-site customer service staff, and secure parking facilities. For easy access to other parts of this vibrant city, there's also a Tri-Rail Metrorail Transfer Station conveniently located blocks away from 8303 NW 37th Ave!

When in Miami, you have no other choice but to have fun. Whatever your idea of a good time is, you'll find it in Miami. Enjoy the 35-mile stretch of waterfront beaches during the day, and in the evening, eat whatever you want; Miami has the highest number of restaurants per capita. Take a stroll to Little Havana, dance to some salsa on the street, and follow it up with a night in one of the city's many nightclubs. Culture buffs won't be left empty-handed. Miami is home to many art galleries, museums, and public art installations. Wynwood Walls is a must-see for any art lover. This open-air mural project features works by world-renowned graffiti artists from all over the globe.

So if you're planning to travel from Boston to Miami by train, let us help you plan it. We check thousands of destinations across rail, bus, and flight to help you find the best price. Check out our handy price calendar below, where you can see the best prices across all modes of transport between Boston and Miami.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Boston, MA to Miami, FL.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Boston, MA to Miami, FL, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Boston, MA to Miami, FL.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $201.03 to $316.26 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 36% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Boston, MA to Miami, FL

The cheapest Boston, MA - Miami, FL train tickets can be found for as low as $252.07 if you’re lucky, or $277.39 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $317.26.

Find the best day to travel to Miami, FL by train

When travelling to Miami, FL by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Boston, MA to Miami, FL CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
141.83kg
Bus
151.96kg
Flight
405.24kg
Car
324.19kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Boston, MA to Miami, FL by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Boston, MA and Miami, FL are 141.83kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Boston, MA and Miami, FL? By taking the train between Boston, MA and Miami, FL you will save 263.41kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 10.13kg compared to a bus and 182.36kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Boston, MA to Miami, FL?
A train ticket from Boston, MA to Miami, FL is $288.14. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $163.19.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Boston, MA to Miami, FL?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Boston, MA to Miami, FL is $163.19. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Boston, MA and Miami, FL by train?
Boston, MA to Miami, FL is 1,259.01 mi.
How long does the train between Boston, MA and Miami, FL take?
Boston, MA to Miami, FL is on average 45 hr 35 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 32 hr 38 min.
How many train connections per day go from Boston, MA to Miami, FL?
Boston, MA to Miami, FL has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Boston, MA to Miami, FL leave?
The earliest train from Boston, MA to Miami, FL departs at 9:26 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Boston, MA to Miami, FL depart?
The latest train from Boston, MA to Miami, FL departs at 8:00 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Boston, MA to Miami, FL in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $163.19 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Boston, MA to Miami, FL by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Boston, MA and Miami, FL is 32 hr 38 min.
Is there a direct train from Boston, MA to Miami, FL?
Yes, there is a direct train between Boston, MA and Miami, FL.
What are the CO2 emissions for Boston, MA to Miami, FL by train?
The train journey from Boston, MA to Miami, FL creates 141.83kg of CO2 emissions.

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